Operating Hours & Seasons
Photo by Cheryl Thompson Cameron
The Blackstone River Valley consists of twenty-four communites and is technically open twenty-four hours a day. However, there are hundreds of historic and natural attractions in the Valley that do have set hours. For more information about their hours please see the individual site listings at Valley Sites, or for more on the recreational opportunities in the Blackstone River Valley, please see outdoor activities.
The Heritage Corridor Commission headquaters is located at:
Our hours of operation are 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM, Monday through Friday. Closed on Federal Holidays.
Did You Know?
The classic American Diner is another Blackstone Valley innovation. In 1872, Walter Scott began selling food from a horse drawn covered wagon in Providence, RI. In 1887, the first diner manufacturer opened in Worcester, MA.