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Providence Tours by Deena

Power St. and Gano St., Roger Williams Square, Providence, RI
+1 401-944-5134
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A great way to learn more about the City

Deena was simply the most energetic and knowledgeable tour guide - she took us through a walking... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Danielle T
If you like architecture/design then this is a must-do!

We were visiting Providence as part of a food and drink tour from the UK, and booked Deena's tour... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Emma K
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Explore Providence's rich history with your own personal guide. Deena Liffmann is a lively and informative speaker who will share interesting facts, trivia, and secrets about the people and places that have shaped Rhode Island's capital city. She is also available as a step-on guide for tour bus groups.
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“hour tour” (13 reviews)
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Power St. and Gano St., Roger Williams Square, Providence, RI
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+1 401-944-5134
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Deena was simply the most energetic and knowledgeable tour guide - she took us through a walking history of Providence through the architecture and it was the most perfect way to see it. There was no question she could not answer or detour she wasn't...More

Thank Danielle T
Reviewed 3 days ago

We were visiting Providence as part of a food and drink tour from the UK, and booked Deena's tour to get a historical insight into the background and origins of this fantastic city. Deena herself is so friendly and welcoming, and actually tailored the tour...More

Thank Emma K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came on a trip from England to see the architecture of Providence Rhode Island. 83 year old Deena was the best tour guide! She was so informative and was such a lovely woman. And my gosh she is fit! The buildings and the history...More

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Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

My spouse, sister and mother love historical tours and do them in every city we visit. We decided to check out Providence's historical tours and Deena's tour came up on Trip Advisor. We emailed her to schedule a tour and easily planned one for the...More

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Reviewed 27 July 2017

When my 82 year old came to Rhode Island for the first time we took her on a two hour tour with Deena. It was a wonderful morning! She is a charming and knowledgeable guide with a wonderful sense of humor. It was just the...More

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Reviewed 19 July 2017

Deena is very welcoming and knowledgeable about Providence's history. She is passionate, interesting, flexible, willing to answer lots of questions. I highly recommend Deena even for people who've lived in the area a long while. Plus a good walk on College Hill.

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Reviewed 19 July 2017

Deena is a true delight. She knows absolutely everything about Providence, RI and its history and she will tell and show you so many great and interesting things and places. Her tours will give you an excellent insights into the state's and the city's development...More

Thank Ferdinand P
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Had a wonderful time on this tour and we learned so much. Deena asked us what we were interested in and tailored the tour to our interests. We chose colonial architecture and had a couple hour tour of the Roger Williams Memorial and Benefit St.,...More

Thank Jason P
Reviewed 29 June 2017

An informative tour and background of the history of Providence and how the city developed. Deena is a great guide into the past.

Thank Cindy S
Reviewed 26 June 2017

My daughter and I were staying in Providence for a concert this past weekend and spontaneously decided to take a walking tour of the city. We called Tours by Deena at 8:00 that morning and Deena responded immediately and despite the late request she was...More

Thank Mary T
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17 May 2017|
Response from mamey2422 | Reviewed this property |
Hi! I took my 7 year old niece on this tour and she really enjoyed it. I think older kids would like it as well. Deena really engages everyone and there are a couple of "kid/teen" oriented stops she makes, including a... More
Anne S
7 March 2016|
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Response from cyclist7 | Reviewed this property |
As I remember Denna charged $40/hr. She can adjust both the length and the locations of the tours to fit your interests. Google "Tours by Deena" to get the link for her website which includes her contact info. I just... More