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The Museum of Work & Culture presents the compelling story of immigrants who came to find a better life in the mill towns along the Blackstone River. Visitors recreate this journey, beginning in a Quebecois farmhouse before making their way to the workday world of Woonsocket at the turn of the century. Guests explore the lives of immigrants at home, work, and school through nine immersive exhibits. (This excerpt taken from the Museum of Work and Culture website)
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Mendon, MA
(range: 4 miles)
So much to see and do at Southwick's Zoo, located in Mendon, MA! Explore over 200 acres and see over 150 different species from around the world! (This excerpt taken from the Southwicks Zoo website)
From the traditional estate grown Pinot Noir to luscious fruit and berry wines inspired by local New England fruit, all our wines are made onsite in small batches paying close attention to detail by winemaker, Allan Berntson. (This excerpt taken from the Diamond Hill Vineyards website)
Blissful Meadows Golf Club is a beautiful 18 hole championship golf course located in Uxbridge, Massachusetts. We offer a complete practice facility as well as a banquet facility and tavern set in a historic clubhouse. (This excerpt taken from the Blissful Meadows Golf Club website)
The Smith-Appleby House dates to circa 1696. This delicately restored and furnished farm house features beautiful cabinet work, stenciled walls, and other intriguing architectural details. A unique feature is the smoke room on the second floor — serviced by the huge fireplace in the keeping room. The house is on the National Register of Historic Places and has received the “Footprints in History” Award from the Blackstone Valley Tourism Council.  (This excerpt taken from the Smith-Appleby House Museum website)
Nestled between routes 146 and routes 123 , Lincoln Woods State Park is one of Blackstone Valley's great treasures. A short ride from Providence, Pawtucket, and Cumberland, it is a popular get away for northeastern Rhode Islanders. Visitors can enjoy swimming at the fresh water beach, trout fishing, playing ball, hiking, jogging, horseback riding, or just relaxing under a shade tree. (This excerpt taken from the Lincoln Woods State Park website)
Named in honor of the father of the American Industrial Revolution, Samuel Slater, this 40-foot canal boat is the only one of its kind in nearby American waters. The boat is a reminder of the two decades (from 1828 – 1848), when canal boats were a common sight on the Blackstone River and the nearby Blackstone Canal. (This excerpt taken from the Samuel Slater Canal Boat website)
Pomham Rocks is the name for a small, half acre island located on the Providence River about 800 feet from the shore in the Riverside section of East Providence Rhode Island. Pomham Rocks was selected as the site for a navigational aid due to an increase in shipping traffic heading towards Providence in the first half of the nineteenth century.  (This excerpt taken from the Pomham Rocks Lighthouse website)
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Pawtucket, RI
(range: 12 miles)
The Old Slater Mill National Historic Landmark is recognized internationally as the birthplace of the American Industrial Revolution. Samuel Slater's 1793 Old Slater Mill, Oziel and David Wilkinson's 1810 Wilkinson Mill, and Sylvanus Brown's 1758 early Pawtucket cottage, are located here on the banks of the lower Blackstone River. (This excerpt taken from the Slater Mill website)
You Can Be Sure It's American Grown, When You Pick Your Own (This excerpt taken from the Dame Farm & Orchards website)
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