• The Slater Mill (yellow) and Wilkinson Mill (stone), along the Blacktone River in Pawtucket RI

    Blackstone River Valley

    National Heritage Corridor MA,RI

The Blackstone River Valley: The Story Of People At Work

The Blackstone River Valley is the place where modern, industrial America began. Join us to discover the transformation that took place here - a transformation of where and how people worked and live; a transformation to the landscape of the Valley. You will find information about lesson plans, field trip opportunities and other exciting ways you can teach your students this exciting story.

Ranger Peter Coffin demonstrates the Enviroscape