Barrio Tours | La Calle Broa'

Spring | Summer 2023

Sat. April 22 • 9-11am
Sun. May 7 • 12-2pm
Sat. June 3 • 11am-1pm

Learn about the transformation of Broad Street, South Providence since the 1960s, when Latinos began to settle, rebuild, and make La Broa' what it is today.

NOTE: We will be walking on busy sidewalks and crossing a highway overpass. Be sure to wear comfortable shoes.
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Meet 15 minutes before the scheduled start time in the grass area of the Roger Williams Park @Broad Street entrance. The address you can use to search is 1232 Broad Street, Providence, RI 02905, and the location where we will be meeting is across the street.

Ample street parking is available on Miller Street or Broad Street, and also next to the tennis courts, just inside the park entrance.
Bicycle Enthusiasts: You can also ride your bike, try out the new Urban Trail on Broad Street and join the Museo del Barrio | Art on La Calle Broa' at 5pm at Mills Coffee parking lot on 1058 Broad Street. Enjoy a drumming circle and learn bachata moves. Have dinner at one of the many Chimi Trucks parked on Broad Street.

If you choose to drive, there is ample parking on Miller Street and also on Broad Street, in front of the park. We will return to this area at the end of the tour.

🚶🏽‍♀️ ➤ Past Tours | 2021

The Museo del Barrio has been made possible in part by these funders:
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