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Rhode Island
Providence
Heritage Harbor Museum
222 Richmond Street
Suite 206
Providence RI 02903
Phone
Web Site https://www.heritageharbor.org/
Alt Web http://www.rihs.org/visitone.htm
Description UNDER CONSTRUCTION - to open 2004 -- over 20 museums and historical groups are participating in multifunctional site
Type of Resource Museum

Rhode Island
Providence
Museum of Rhode Island History at Aldrich House
110 Benevolent Street
Providence RI 02906
Phone 401 331-8575
Web Site http://www.rihs.org/visitone.htm
E-mail mailto:bgreene@rihs.org
Description headquarters museum of society, interprets general Rhode Island History
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Owner/Operator: Rhode Island Historical Society

  Providence

  Providence Children's Museum

  100 South Street

  Providence  RI  02093    

  Phone  401 273-5437

  Web Site www.childrenmuseum.org

  Description  Children's garden, pets & people, teeth, waterways, bone zone,

                    littlewoods, coming to Rhode Island, Iway, Shape Space

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Children

  New or Updated:  7/18/2007



  Rhode Island

  Providence

  Rhode Island School of Design Museum

  224 Benefit Street

  Providence  RI  02903    

  Phone  401 454-6500

  Web Site www.risd.edu/museum.html

  Description  ancient to modern, early American furniture

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Industry /Profession Textiles

  Collection A-F  Decorative Arts

  Collection N-Z  Painting

  New or Updated: 8/7/2007

 

  Richmond

  Bell School House

  5 Richmond Townhouse Road

  Routes 112 & 138

  Richmond  RI   02892    

  Phone  401 364-7057

  Web Site  *****

  Alt Web  http://www.chariho.k12.ri.us/ric/classpages/sposato/sporich.html

  Description  former one room school

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Local history

  Building Type  Schoolhouse

  Research /Reading  Archives

  Era  1826

  Owner/Operator:  Richmond Historical Society

  New or Updated:  8/20/2005

 

  Rhode Island

  Woonsocket

  Museum of Work & Culture

  42 South Main Street

  Woonsocket  RI   02895    

  Phone  401 769-9675

  Web Site  http://www.rihs.org/Museums.html

  E-mail     mailto:aconway@rihs.org

  Description  French Canadian experience moving to early industrial US --

                    Quebecois farmhouse, textile mill shop floor, apartment house, school,

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus Industrial

  Building Type  Mill

  Industry /Profession Textiles

  New or Updated:  2/21/2006

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