The Blackstone Valley Visitor Center
175 Main Street
Pawtucket, Rhode Island 02860
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The Blackstone Valley Visitor Center, opened in 1998, is attracting more than 100,000 visitors per year and is the first visitor center opened on the America's Heritage River System. The Center, in addition to housing the offices of the Blackstone Valley Tourism Council, acts as a one-stop information resource for visitors and residents alike. More than 300 brochure holders allow visitors to quickly pick up information on local businesses and organizations. The Visitor Center, ninety-seat theater offers a compelling twenty-mintue film retracing the area's mill history and its impact on development of the Blackstone River Valley. Visitor services, gallery, gift shop and exhibits.
Services / Features / Restrictions: Coffee Maker, Smoke Free, Free Admission, Picnic Area, Restroom, Telephone, Educational, Food, No Pets, Smoke Free, Smoking Areas Available, Motorcoach Parking, Blackstone Valley and Northern Rhode Island, Bike Trail, Hiking
Handicap Service: Complete Wheel Chair Access, Special Arrangements Upon Request, Warning Signals for Visually Impaired, Fire Alarm Signals for Deaf, Aids for Visually Impaired, Communication Devices for the Deaf