From I-95 (North or South):
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.
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.
The Amtrak/Regional Providence Train Station is at 100
Gaspee Street, Providence, RI.
Walking from the train station:
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.
Driving from the train station:
Exit the station through the Downtown exit and turn right. Turn left immediately on Park Row West. Follow it down the hill to the Providence River. Turn right onto Canal Street and get in the far left lane. Turn left onto Washington Place which becomes Waterman Street.
Find your best route on the RIPTA bus schedule. Greyhound, Peter Pan, and MegaBus also provide regular service to Providence. The main Bonanza Bus Terminal is located about a mile north of RISD, with shuttle buses running to Kennedy Plaza, three blocks from campus. Buses run frequently to and from Bostons Logan International Airport.
Parking is available on the street. In addition there are several RISD parking lots on campus. The campus parking lots are available for public parking on evenings after 6 PM and on weekends at no charge.
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