Nichols Guest Rooms

Within a 15 minute drive:


Slater Park, gardens, carousel and bike path. 

Slater Mill (First textile mill in America!), Remington Mill


Roger Williams Park & Zoo

Children's Museum

Waterplace Park

Providence Place Mall

Historic Federal Hill, Atwells Ave. (Fine dining, Italian food). 

Waterfire, Providence (Italian gondola rides)

Benefit Street Historic house and street tours, John Brown House

 Lincoln Greyhound Park Racing, Twin Rivers Casino

RI Philharmonic Orchestra

Sloop Sailing

IMAX Theatre (Providence Place Mall)

Providence Performing Arts


RI School of Design Museum

Trinity Repertory Theater

First Baptist Church in America! 1638

Performing Art- RI College

Heritage Harbor Museum

Lincoln Woods State Park (fresh water swimming, horseback riding, picnicking)


Emerald Square Mall

Capron Park and Zoo

Blackstone Valley (scenic train and boat rides)


Gillette Stadium, New England Patriots Football

Gillette Stadium Hotels

Within a 30 minute drive:

Fall River: Discount shopping malls

Lizzie Borden Museum

Battleship Cove (USS Massachusetts, submarine, museum, carousel)

Wrentham Outlets Discount Shopping

Raynham Flea Market

Bristol County

Within a 45 minute drive:


New England Aquarium

Science Museum

Freedom Trail (historic walk)

Duck Tours


Higgins Armory Museum


Worcester Historical Museum

Worcester Art Museum


Museum of Work and Culture

Tower Hill Botanic Garden (Boylston)

New Bedford:

New Bedford Whaling Museum

Flying Cape Air

Yagoo Ski Area

Portsmouth Green Animals Topiary Garden

Audubon Society of RI Environmental Education Center, Bristol

Colt's State Park, Bristol

Within a 1 hour drive:



International Tennis Hall of Fame and Museum

Jai alai gambling

Beaches, Ocean Drive and Cliff Walk

Newport Waterfront Festivals


Pequot Indian Museum


Plymouth Plantation Wax Museum

Plymouth Rock

Ocean Spray Cranberry Museum

Whale Watch

Horseneck State Beach, Dartmouth

Salem Witch Museum

Wachusetts Ski Area

Within a 1 1/2 hour drive:

Sturbridge Village

Cape Cod:

Hyannis Whale Watch

Martha's Vineyard Island

Nantucket Island Golf,

Foxwoods Casino gambling

Mohegan Sun gambling

Mystic Seaport, Connecticut,

Yankee Candle Co. and Museum

Within a 2 hour drive:


The Mohawk Trail