Museum of Natural History and Planetarium, Providence

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  • $2! Less than a cup of coffee. Enjoy an hour or two in this museum. The museum is two floor with three high quality exhibits on each floor. Really enjoyable. Outside the museum you steps from swan...  more »
  • This museum had lots of nice displays, artifacts, and relics. Even better was the half hour show at the planetarium. Only those who wore pink tags could see it. The woman at the front desk even...  more »
  • Thoroughly impressed with the RWP Natural history museum, admittedly my expectations were low because of the small size & only a $2 admission, but I wasn’t disappointed! Absolutely a great hidden gem in RI. Check it out! & for $3 there is a planetarium show (ages 4 and up).
  • cute little museum. the price tag meant i could easily decide to kill an hour or two here. the collection and information presented was solid & tailored to the area, & staff was nice!
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