Talk the Talk and Walk the Walk
NEW Member Benefit!!
Talk the talk and walk the walk with the Providence Preservation Society!
From May to September, Executive Director James Hall takes preservation from the classroom to the taproom. Join him for a lively lecture on the third Thursday of every month, and an illuminating tour, ending at a notable neighborhood pub*, on the fourth Thursday.
Five neighborhoods; five talks; five tours; five unique bars. Twenty ways to see Providence for the first time.
Each of five talks and tours free for members; $10 for non-members. Members – bring one guest, one time.
Tours are limited, so sign up today!
* All pubs certified preservation success stories!
Schedule of Talks and Tours
All talks take place at 24 Meeting Street (click here for the a map).
June 23 Talking - Go West! Victorian Architecture and the West Side
June 30 Walking - Broadway
Meet at Columbus Theatre, end at Nicks on Broadway
July 21 Talking - Before the Highway, there was the River
July 28 Walking - The Riverwalk
August 18 Talking - Looking Up, Burning Down - Tales of the Financial District
August 25 Walking - Downtown
Meet at Turk’s Head Building, end at DownCity
September 22 Talking - Armory Wrestling: Pinning Down a Use for a Neighborhood Landmark
Sept 29 Walking - Armory District
Meet at the Ebenezer Knight Dexter Statue, end at Loie Fuller's
Current Members: Please RSVP to
with the specific tour/lecture you would like to attend.
Non-Members: Please pay below or join PPS and attend all talks and tours for FREE!!
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