Smith Hill is a district in Providence, up in the northern area in Providence. Only a couple minutes from Federal Hill, Smith Hill provides a sense of entertainment and places to visit. Smith Hill is probably best known for their St Patrick’s Parade and Bolivian Festival. Smith Hill has two main streets which are Chalkstone Ave and Smith St.
- RIPTA, ☎+1 401 781-9400. Services across all of Rhode Island and throughout Providence. Buses 56 and 57 goes straight through the Smith Hill area.
If you have a bike, you can go up and down Smith Hill with no problem. Everything is close by in Smith Hill, that a bike is perfect if you do not want to use a car.
- 1 Davis Park, 50 Raymond St Providence, RI. (Located right at the beginning of Smith Hill). Davis Park is a great place for kids. Equipped with brand new playground equipments such as swings and slides, Davis park also has a basketball court, 3 baseball fields, and a track.
- Rogers Rec Center, 60 Camden Ave Providence RI. (It is located right next to Harry Kizarian Elementary School), ☎+1 401 455-8854. Open from 12pm to 9pm.. has a basketball and a swimming pool open in the summer. The basketball court is also known to hold events, volley ball tournaments, basketball tournaments and more. In the summer, the pool is open Monday to Sunday, 12 PM – 5 PM.