Special Event


Archeology Month Open House

Blackstone River Valley National Historical Park



Location: LAT/LONG: 41.877598, -71.382487

67 Roosevelt Avenue, Pawtucket, RI 02860

Dates & Times


Saturday, October 14, 2023


1:00 PM


3 hours

Type of Event

Children’s Program
Cultural/Craft Demonstration
Partner Program

This is a drop-in activity


Archaeology Month Open House at Old Slater Mill National Historic Landmark 
Experience Rhode Island Archaeology Month at Blackstone River Valley National Historical Park. Learn about the archaeological digs that have taken place at Old Slater Mill National Historic Landmark and see a model of the Wilkinson water wheel. Watch footage of archaeologists working on the site and conduct a search for small treasures.  Free, hands-on activities suitable for young visitors will be available. Presented in partnership with Old Slater Mill Association. 

Learn more about other events taking part during Rhode Island Archaeology Month: Rhode Island Archaeology Month | Historical Preservation & Heritage Commission 


Reservation or Registration: No

Contact Information

Allison Horrocks
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