Museum of Work & Culture
Museum of Work and Culture
Weekdays: 9:30 am - 4:00 pm (closed Monday)
Saturdays: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sundays: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Museum of Work & Culture, a Division of the Rhode Island Historical Society, tells the stories of the men, women, and children who came to the Blackstone River Valley to find work in the late 19th century and early 20th century.
Brick Market: Museum of Newport History
Newport Historical Society
Located in the 1762 Brick Market (designed by Peter Harrison) our award-winning Museum is the perfect place to begin a visit to Newport.
The Breakers Family Tour
The family tour allows youngsters and parents to imagine themselves personally witnessing the history made in this great Gilded Age chateau.
Visit Slater Mill
Explore the first successful water-powered cotton-spinning factory in America! Slater Mill became a model for numerous mills were developed in nearby areas.