“The orchestra was joined by the Providence Singers for the last movement, the so-called ‘Ode to Joy,’ which was one of the more moving moments in the Philharmonic’s season. The Singers sounded terrific.”
From Providence and the north
Follow I-195 east to Route 114 south through Warren to Bristol. The church is on Hope Street (named Main Street in Warren), one block west of Bristol Town Common.
(Alternative: Follow I-195 to Route 136 south. Bear right at the Y intersection onto Market Street, then left onto Main Street (Route 114). Follow Main Street south. It will become Hope Street in Bristol. The church is on Hope Street, one block west of Bristol Town Common.
From Newport, the south and the west
From South County, cross the bridges toward Newport and follow Route 114 north from Newport toward Portsmouth. Shortly after Route 114 crosses the Mount Hope Bridge into Bristol, bear left at the 114/136 split, continuing on Route 114 north. (The name changes from Freey Road to Hope Street.) The church is on Hope Street, one block west of Bristol Town Common.
Parking: on adjacent streets
On Hope Street facing the front door of the church, continue to the right (north) along the wrought iron fence. A gate will lead to the courtyard, where there is an entrance ramp to the church.
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