Visitor Information Centers - Rhode Island Statewide

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Visitor Information Centers in Rhode Island - Photo Credit Blackstone Valley Visitor Center
Convention Center Visitors Center in Downtown Providence, RI - Credit PWCVB
Providence-Warwick Visitor Information Center

10 Memorial Boulevard Providence, RI, 02903 Phone: 401-456-0200

Providence - The Creative Capitol

Got a question about which hotels take pets? Need some advice on how to see the city by bike? Want some ideas for great ethnic dining? The Providence Warwick Convention & Visitors Bureau’s Visitor Information Center at the RI Convention Center can help! Information specialists can help you plan an entire trip, including lodging recommendations, or just work with you on a fun-filled itinerary for a day or a few hours of free time. Located in the heart of downtown Providence, RI, just steps from hotels, restaurants, shopping and major attractions, the center also offers public restrooms, a retail shop and an ATM. And don’t forget to pick up a self-guided historic walking tour map while you’re there: It’s a great way to explore this vibrant, walkable city. For more things to do in Providence, visit GoProvidence.com.
Blackstone Valley Visitor Center

175 Main Street Pawtucket, RI, 02860 Phone: 401-724-2200

The Blackstone Valley Visitor Center is the first visitor center opened on the America's Heritage River System. The Center acts as a one-stop information resource for visitors and residents alike. More than 300 brochure holders allow visitors to quickly pick up information on local businesses and organizations. Other amenities include at hands-on relief map of the Blackstone River Valley watershed; an art gallery, a state-of-the-art theater, a museum shop that sells crafts from local artisans, a unique collection of books, specialty foods, and heritage products; access to local buses.
Hours: Year-round, Monday-Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Sunday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Information: www.centerbytheblackstone.com/about.htm
South County Tourism Council Visitor Center

4808 Tower Hill Road South Kingstown, RI, 02879 Phone: 401-789-4422

Maps, brochures, and staff members offer tourism information and assistance. Wheelchair access.
Hours: Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Information: www.southcountyri.com
Rhode Island Welcome Center

I-95 North from Connecticut between exits 2 and 3 in I-95 North between exits 2 and 3 Richmond, RI Phone:

The Welcome Center is equipped with rest stop services. Brochures and literature on tourism destinations for entire state.
Hours: Year-round, daily.
Newport Visitors Center

23 America's Cup Avenue Newport, RI, 02840 Phone: 401-845-9123

Services include tourist assistance kiosks, maps & brochures, tickets to attractions, tours & events, room reservation assistance merchandise, public restroom, public phones, vending machines, ATM, post cards, change machine, stamps machine.
Parking: 30 minutes of free parking with validation available. Public parking garage is located adjacent to the Visitors Center but not operated by the Visitors Center. Discounted validated parking with use of public transportation. Public transportation hub for Rhode Island's Public Transport (RIPTA) at 401-781-9400. Interstate bus transportation to Boston at 401-846-1820 and to New York City at 888-751-8800.
Hours: May-October, daily, 9 a.m.- 5 or 6 p.m.; October to May, daily, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.; closed major holidays.
Information: www.gonewport.com/visitor-center
Block Island Hospitality Center

1 Water Street New Shoreham on Block Island, RI Phone: 401-466-2982

Located at Ferry Landing in Old Harbor, this visitor center has restrooms, lockers, an ATM, maps and brochures. Staff members can help secure lodging and information about events and activities on the island. Daily updated information on lodging is available.
Hours: Summer, daily, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Information: www.blockislandchamber.com
Bristol Visitors Center

400 Hope Street (Burnside Building) Bristol, RI, 02809 Phone: 401-410-0040

Services include maps & brochures, public restroom, public phones, free parking.
Hours: May-October, daily, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.; closed November - April
T.F. Green Airport Visitor Information Center

2000 Post Road at Green Airport Warwick, RI, 02886 Phone: 401-691-2471

Located on the ground level of the airport,, near baggage claim. Offers brochures, maps, tourims information, restrooms, Internet. Wheelchair accessible.
Hours: Daily, 6 a.m. to 11 p.m.; closed on major holidays.
Information: www.pvdairport.com
Providence RI Visitor Info Center - Photo Credit RI Tourism
Providence Visitor Information Center

1 Sabin Street Providence, RI, 02903 Phone: 401-751-1177 Toll-Free: 800-233-1636

Located in downtown Providence at the Rhode Island Convention Center. Walking distance from lodgings, dining, shopping, and tourist attractions. Short term parking available at the entrance. Offers brochures, maps, tourism information and assistance, and reservations. Restrooms. Wheelchair accessible. Open Mon-Sat 9am-5pm.