Brown University

 

Travel to Providence, RI

Driving Directions from the NORTH:

  • Take I-95 SOUTH to Providence.
    (From Boston or Cambridge, take I-93 SOUTH [= Southeast Expressway] to the end, then pick up I-95 SOUTH)
  • Take Exit 24 --- Branch Avenue.
  • Turn LEFT at STOP sign onto Branch Ave.
  • At traffic light continue STRAIGHT ACROSS N. Main St.
    (Continuation of Branch Ave. is called Cypress St. You will pass a Kentucky Fried Chicken on the opposite right corner.)
  • Follow Cypress St. up hill, over the top, until you reach a stop sign.
  • Turn RIGHT at STOP sign onto Hope Street. (You are heading SOUTH).
    (Pass five traffic lights, then George is next street.)
    -> N.B.: After the second light and passing a high school on the right,
    there is a fork in the road: Hope Street BEARS LEFT.
  • Physics (Barus & Holley) is on the NORTHWEST corner of Hope & George St.

Driving Directions from the SOUTH

  • Take I-95 NORTH to Providence.
  • Take Exit 20 --- I-195 EAST.
    (This exit sneaks up on you, so be ready for it, once you see the Providence Bay to your right, and the Financial District High rise buildings in the distance you are <1 mile from the exit)
  • After 0.6 mi Take Exit 2 off I-195 --- Wickenden St.
  • Turn LEFT at light onto Wickenden.
  • Pass two traffic lights, then Hope is next LEFT .
  • Turn LEFT onto Hope St. (You are heading NORTH) - See Map below
  • Physics (Barus & Holley) is on the NORTHWEST corner of Hope & George St.

If you miss the above exit ...

  • Merge onto US-6 E / Memorial Blvd via Exit 22A toward Downtown (go 0.75 mi)
  • After 0.75 mi Turn LEFT onto Washington Pl
  • After <0.1 mi Washington Pl becomes Waterman St
  • After 0.6 mi Turn RIGHT onto Hope St.
  • Physics (Barus & Holley) is on the NORTHWEST corner of Hope & George St.