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The Best History Museums in Rhode Island

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History museums in Rhode Island

Slater Mill Museum , Pawtucket
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The Slater Mill is a historic textile mill complex on the banks of the Blackstone River in Pawtucket, Rhode Island, modeled after cotton spin
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The Herreshoff Marine Museum, located in Bristol, Rhode Island, USA, is a maritime museum dedicated to the history of the Herreshoff Manufact
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The Museum of Work and Culture is a museum in Woonsocket, Rhode Island, that features exhibits focusing on the city's textile manufacturing h
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Duration: 1 to 2 hours
Explore all that Providence, RI has to offer, from beautiful architecture to foodie havens! With this self-guided driving audio tour, visit historic Federal Hill, Brown University's campus, and the vibrant downtown. Providence features beautiful architecture, like the State House, Barnaby Castle, and the Wedding Cake House. This tour allows you to explore Providence with maximum flexibility and value.Recommended: Purchase one tour per car, not per person. Everyone listens together!Within 30 min, we'll send you two things: a unique password and an app. Download the app onto your phone, enter the password, and download the tour. When you arrive, drive to the first stop, launch the app, and follow the instructions! Stick to our recommended route and speed limit for the best experience. This is not an entrance ticket to attractions along the route. Check pandemic rules and opening hours before your visit.No expiration — the tour is available from the minute you book until forever!
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The Museum of Newport History is a history museum in the Old Brick Market building in the heart of Newport, Rhode Island, United States. It i

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NewportTrip planner BEST FOR: Specialty Museum, Historic Walking Area, Architectural Building PortsmouthTrip planner BEST FOR: Garden, Specialty Museum, Winery / Vineyard ProvidenceTrip planner BEST FOR: Performance, Zoo, Art Museum WoonsocketTrip planner BEST FOR: Theater, Specialty Museum, History Museum North KingstownTrip planner BEST FOR: Historic Site, Aquarium, History Museum

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