The National Park Service has more than a 30 year track record of working with partners in the Blackstone River Valley, and that tradition continues with the Blackstone River Vallery National Historical Park. The NPS only owns or manages a small percentage of the land within the park boundary, so working with our community partners to protect all of the resources within the park will continue to be a critical need.
Our list of partners will grow as we get more official agreements in place, so continue to check back to see who we are working with.
Blackstone Heritage Corridor Inc.
Our official nonprofit partner, who continues to oversee the work of protecting and preserving the Blackstone Heritage Corridor
Blackstone River State Park
This site, currently owned and managed by the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management, contains the Captain Wilbur Kelly House Museum of Transportation, the Kelly House Barn and a segment of the Blackstone River Bikeway.
Old Slater Mill Association
The long-time caretakers of the Old Slater Mill National Historic Landmark, the Association helps in the care and preservation of resources at Old Slater Mill.