The New England Wireless and Steam MuseumThe New England Wireless and Steam Museum
1300 Frenchtown Rd.
East Greenwich, Rhode Island
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Exhibits include early radio, telegraph, and television equipment, as well as stationary steam, hot air, gas and oil engines. Reference library contains many early scientific texts. In a National Historic District and includes a National Register Historical Building, the world's oldest radio transmitting station with its working original equipment. Visits by appointment only. Annual Event: Yankee Steam-up takes place the first Saturday of October.
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Region: Warwick & West Bay
Guide Category: Heritage- Museums
Access: Complete wheelchair access (H)
Method of Payment: Cash, Personal checks
Restrictions: Advanced notice required, Alcohol prohibited, Pets allowed on leash, Smoke free facility
Tours Seasonality: Open year-round
Groups - Parking: Free parking
|Contact Name:||Robert Merriam|
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