Renters searching for Pawtucket apartments for rent may be considering this area to be near Memorial Hospital or to have a short commute to Providence which is located just six miles away. Situated along the Blackstone River, Pawtucket is considered the birthplace of the American Industrial Revolution. Today the city is transforming to a technology and artists haven that shares resources with nearby Providence. Pawtucket is the world headquarters for Hasbro, Inc.
Living here, renters can use public bus transportation from RIPTA with stops all over the city. You can quickly access I-95 to travel south to Providence or north to Boston.
While renting an apartment in Pawtucket, there are many attractions and activities you can enjoy. Take in a baseball game at the Pawtucket Red Sox International League baseball stadium. Join a tour of the Blackstone River or hop on your bike and ride the Blackstone River Bikeway. Spring Lake Beach Facility offers swimming, boating and an arcade.
Near the center of town you will find the Slater Mill Museum where you might learn a thing or two about the American Industrial Revolution from a tour, exhibits or theatre. The museum presents numerous family and holiday programs. Lots of residents share some fun at the annual Pawtucket Arts Festival. The Blackstone River Theatre Summer Solstice Festival that you may consider attending to get out of your rental.
A post office in Pawtucket is located at 40 Montgomery Street. The phone number is 401-729-7800.
Average Rent in Pawtucket, RI
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