RI School of Design Museum
224 Benefit Street
Providence RI 02903
From I-95: Take Exit 22A to downtown Providence. Continue straight on Memorial Boulevard, turn left onto College Street at the traffic lights. Turn left onto N. Main Street (US-44) at Market Square. The Chace Center is on the right. There is street parking along North and South Main Street in metered spaces. You may also enter the Museum through the Farago Wing, the Benefit Street entrance at the corner of Benefit and Waterman Streets.
Traveling west on I-195: Take Exit 2 (in Rhode Island) to South Main Street and continue for half a mile. The Chace Center is at 20 N. Main Street on your right. There is street parking along North and South Main Street in metered spaces. You may also enter through the Benefit Street entrance at the corner of Benefit and Waterman Streets.
Parking is available along the street (metered or timed parking along Benefit and N. Main Streets) or at the Metropark lot at North Main and Steeple streets, diagonally across from the First Baptist Church in America. Tell the attendant that you are visiting the Museum in order to receive discount parking. Bring your Metropark slip to the Museum front desk for validation.
Train: The Providence Amtrak Station is at 100 Gaspee Street, Providence, RI. Exit the station through the Downtown exit and turn left. Walk down the hill on Park Row. Cross the Providence River. Turn right onto N. Main Street and walk to the Chace Center, 20 N. Main Street. In order to enter through the Farago Wing: you may also turn left right after the First Baptist Church in America onto Waterman Street and walk up the hill. Turn right onto Benefit Street and enter the Museum through the Farago Wing.
Click here for a Google map, with driving directions available.
Click here for a MapQuest map, with driving directions available.
Click here for the RISD Mueseum website.