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Old Slater Mill.
Old Slater Mill

Visit Old Slater Mill

67 Roosevelt Ave
Pawtucket, RI 02860

Summer/Fall Schedule (June 6, 2024 - December 14, 2024)

Visitor Information Station: Open Thursdays - Sundays, 10:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.
Watch an 8-minute video, learn more about the Park, or earn your Junior Ranger badge. Park staff are available to answer questions. Bathrooms and drinking water are available.
The Visitor Contact Station is located inside of Old Slater Mill.

Guided Tours: 10:30 A.M., 12:30 P.M., and 2:30 P.M. (Thurdsays - Sundays)
Join a Ranger for a tour of Old Slater Mill. These 30 - 45 minute programs talk about the the legacy of the Industrial Revolution in America's first cotton-spinning mill. Tours leave from the patio in front of Old Slater Mill.
The mill is accessible but does have uneven floors. Special accommodations can be made by contacting 401-725-8638.

Please Note: For visitor saftey, tours of Old Slater Mill will be modified or cancelled if the heat index is above 87 degrees Fahrenheit. A shortened 10 minute Ranger talk will be offered at the normal tour times. Visitors will have a brief period of access to the main part of the mill. For the latest weather information, call 401-725-8638.

If you are looking to book a special group tour of Old Slater Mill or are a teacher or student check out our education page for more information.

Canal in the foreground with unpaved bike path and white structure in background
Kelly House Museum of Transportation and Blackstone Canal

Visit the Blackstone River State Park and Ashton Village

1075 Lower River Road
Lincoln, RI 02865

The park grounds are open daily from dawn to dusk. You can walk, bike, or snowshoe (weather permitting) along the Blackstone Bikeway and explore the natural beauty of the Blackstone Valley. Check out the NPS Mobile App for a self-guided walking tour of the site. Restrooms and drinking water are currently not available at this site.

Captain Wilbur Kelly House Museum of Transportation (Late Spring - Early Fall)
The Transportation Museum is open seasonally. The museum is open for the summer 2024. Exhibits discussing the history of the Transportation Revolution are on display. Kelly House Junior Ranger books and badges as well as other information is available during operating hours.

Last updated: June 6, 2024

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67 Roosevelt Ave
Pawtucket, RI 02860



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