The Providence Athenaeum is the city’s oldest cultural center, having shaped Providence over the centuries into the city it is today. Included in its delights are a library, a museum, and a bookstore–all sure to enlighten one’s mind and broaden one’s horizons. When in town, remember to stop by the Providence Athenaeum!–Yankee Magazine, May/June 2012
New England Traveler
Planning a New England day trip, weekend getaway, or longer adventure? Explore our curated New England travel directory, featuring picks from the editors of Yankee Magazine (the New England experts since 1935) for the best things to do in each state, plus where to shop, eat, and stay.