WE ARE OPEN! Museum is open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 10am – 3pm, closed on Wednesday. Planetarium is re-opening on Friday, July 24, with a show at 1pm! During July and August planetarium shows will be offered at 1pm on Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday. Planetarium show tickets, which includes museum admission, must be purchased online. To ensure the safety of visitors, staff, volunteers and the collections, we have implemented enhanced protocols and transitioned to an online timed ticketing system for museum and planetarium admission. Follow our social media @rwpmuseum.
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Please note: All Providence public parks, greenspaces, off-road trails, golf courses, dog parks, athletic fields, sports facilities, and park parking lots, except for Merino Park parking lot due to recent renovation, are open. Residents are urged to continue wearing face coverings in all public spaces and follow social distancing practices. Do not visit parks, trails or other recreational areas if you have a fever, feel ill or are exhibiting symptoms of illness. Please follow CDC’s guidance for personal hygiene prior to and during use of parks or trails. Wash your hands, carry hand sanitizer, cover your mouth and nose when coughing or sneezing, and avoid surfaces that are touched often, such as doorknobs, handrails, and equipment. Please do not leave any traces of your visit. Leave only footprints, take only pictures. While on trails, warn other users of your presence and as they pass, and step aside to let others pass.
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