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Providence Landmarks

1. Kennedy Plaza: A main hub for public transportation, located in downtown Providence. There are buses, tourist trolleys and a Greyh...  
2. Goddard Park: A lovely park that is notable for its offering of horseback riding and horse trails in addition to the more usual b...  
3. Brown University: A landmark and world-renowned university located on a particularly scenic campus, on College Hill in East Providenc...  
4. College Hill: A neighborhood in eastern Providence falling primarily on a hill adjacent to the river; an area rich in history tha...  
5. Mile of History, The: Refers to Benefit Street, a historic street that was established in 1756 abd was once home to many prominent busine...  
6. Thayer Street: A main street running through the College Hill neighborhood where a great deal of student-focused retail and entert...  
7. Lupo's Heartbreak Hotel: One of the city's premier music venues, Lupo's has been around since the 1970s and offers a full and diverse calend...  
8. Capital Center: Roughly refers to the downtown (aka 'downcity') area of Providence  
9. Arcade, The: The Westminister Arcade, a three-story historic building downtown that dates back to the 1820s; a Greek Revival-sty...  
10. Providence Bitmore: A beautiful historic hotel built in the 1920s in downtown Providence.  
 
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