Cathedral of St. John
271 North Main Street
Providence RI 02903
From Worcester/Mass Pike/Rte 146:
Take Admiral Street/State Offices exit. At end of ramp, turn left, cross bridge, and turn right onto Charles Street. Follow Charles Street to third light: Smith St./Rte 44. Turn left on Smith Street. Diocesan House is straight ahead - turn left on North Main Street, then right into parking lot. (Note - on Rte 146, the Admiral Street exit is the last before I-95. If you miss it, take I-95 south to I-195 East and follow directions below.)
From I-95 North:
Take Rte 146/State Offices exit. At end of ramp go straight through light. Second light is Smith Street/Rte 44 - take left. Go down hill - Smith Street dead ends at Diocesan House/North Main Street. Turn left, then right into parking lot.
From I-95 South:
Take Exit 23 Rte 146/Charles Street. At end of ramp you must turn right. Get left at once, and take first left back around under highway towards Marriott Hotel. Third light is Smith Street: turn left. Diocesan House is straight ahead - turn left on Main St. then right into parking lot.
From I-195 East:
Take exit 1 Downtown Providence. Second light is College Street - turn right and cross river to Main Street. Turn left on Main Street. Diocesan House/St. John's Cathedral is ahead on right at third light.
From I-195 West:
Take Exit 2 South Main Street. Proceed straight past courthouse, through three lights. St. John's Cathedral/Diocesan House is on right.
There are two parking lots: one on Main Street, just past the Annex/Resource Center, and another up the hill off Star Street on right.
Click here for a Google map of the Cathedral, with driving directions available.