The Elmwood neighborhood is located in the southwestern corner of Providence, Rhode Island. The area is close to Brown University and downtown Providence, and is considered a desirable area for families. The neighborhood features a variety of single-family homes, duplexes and condos, as well as a mix of restaurants, cafes, and shops. Elmwood also features a variety of parks and recreational facilities, including Elmwood Park, Wanskuck Park, and Camp Street Park. The neighborhood is home to the Elmwood Playhouse, a theater that offers performances and classes for adults and children. The neighborhood is served by the Providence Public School District, as well as several private schools.