20 North Main St (also enter on 224 Benefit Street) Providence, RI 02903

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The RISD Museum is centrally located on the Rhode Island School of Design campus in downtown Providence.

Benefit Street Entrance Closed

Due to construction, the Museum’s Benefit Street entrance is closed beginning April 11, 2016. Please use the Museum’s Chace Center entrance at 20 North Main Street. The North Main Street entrance is wheelchair accessible. Accessible parking is available for Museum guests in the handicap-designated spots in the RISD faculty/staff lot on the corner of North Main Street and Waterman Street.

Entrance Chase Farago

RISD Museum’s Chace Center. Courtesy of the Museum of Art Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI

Museum visitor parking is available at metered spots on the street as well as at the North Main/Steeple Streets Metropark lot (reduced Museum rate available). Visitors may also park for free at RISD faculty/staff lots on weekends.