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Hillside Country Club image
Rehoboth, MA
(range: 1 mile)
Hillside Country Club is a fun yet challenging nine hole golf course with first class amenities, but OPEN TO EVERYONE! Located near the Massachusetts/Rhode Island border, golfers of all skill levels can enjoy 9 or 18 FUN holes before heading to the beautiful Tiki bar that overlooks the 9th hole. (This excerpt taken from the Hillside Country Club website)
Estimated 200-acre Olmstead designed park, 1895 historic Looff Carousel (oldest Looff stander carousel in the world), 11 ballfields, 10 tennis courts, 13 picnic sites, one basketball court, Daggett Farm, Animal Shelter, three-acre Class C fishing pond, 2.2-mile linear bike trail from Tomlinson Athletic Complex on Daggett Avenue through Slater Memorial Park to Kimberley Rock Athletic Complex in Rumford, the Pawtucket Dog Park, Friendship Gardens nature preserve, Marconi Gardens (weddings), Parks & Recreation administrative office, various outdoor art sculptures, Rhode Island Watercolor Society, Adventure Playground featuring climbing wall, space nets, slides and swings (This excerpt taken from the Slater Memorial Park website)
Slater Mill image
Pawtucket, RI
(range: 7 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)
Whose hands built the landscape we see around us? What was life like for women, children, and men of diverse stations? What peoples and ideas thrived here, and to what far-flung corners of the world did they venture to seek their fortunes? How did Rhode Islanders grapple with slavery, when freedom and independence were on everyone’s minds and pens? Indulge your curiosity and explore Rhode Island’s history at the John Brown House Museum! (This excerpt taken from the John Brown House Museum website)
AAIM collects and preserves artifacts that relate to the industrial history of the Attleboro area; makes these materials available for research and enjoyment; and acts as a resource center for the education of the public about our industrial history. (This excerpt taken from the Attleboro Area Industrial Museum website)
The Attleboro Arts Museum involves audiences of all ages and backgrounds in the visual arts through diverse educational programs and engaging arts experiences. We work to support the creative and artistic development of both promising and professional artists. (This excerpt taken from the Attleboro Arts Museum website)
Capron Park Zoo image
Attleboro, MA
(range: 7 miles)
Found in the heart of Attleboro, Capron Park Zoo is one of the city’s premiere recreation destinations. Visitors can immerse themselves in the warmth and wonder of a tropical rainforest, be awed by the roar of our lion pride, or simply enjoy the wonders of animals from all over the globe. With something to amaze and inspire the whole family, Capron Park Zoo is a fun-filled place for the young and young-at-heart. (This excerpt taken from the Capron Park Zoo website)
The Slater Mill Historic Site offers visitors a unique opportunity to see how the Blackstone River Valley was transformed from a series of small farming and milling communities into one the nineteenth century's great industrial centers. The site contains three buildings - the Sylvus Brown House (1758), the Slater Mill (1793) and the Wilkinson Mill (1810) - which illustrate the progression of textile manufacturing from a hand craft to large scale industrial enterprise. (This excerpt taken from the Slater Mill Historic Site website)
The Crescent Park Carousel was built in 1895 by Charles I.D. Looff, one of the earliest and foremost carousel designers. The Crescent Park Carousel is nationally recognized as a true masterpiece of wood sculpture. (This excerpt taken from the Crescent Park Carousel website)
The RISD Museum image
Providence, RI
(range: 8 miles)
Our collection currently contains more than 100,000 works of art and design dating from ancient times to today including paintings, sculpture, decorative arts, costume and textiles, and furniture from all over the world. Of these objects, 2,444 of them are on view in the Museum now, 81,666 of them are available online, and there are 4,122 recent acquisitions. (This excerpt taken from the The RISD Museum website)
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