Our Rivers Provided
for the American Industrial Revolution
The Blackstone River Valley
National Heritage Corridor
It’s authentic…the real deal! This is where the American Industrial Revolution began and sent reverberations throughout the country. Follow the 48 miles of the Blackstone River as it drops 438 feet to sea level. Explore the varied habitats of its watershed, the charming towns and villages in the region, and our distinctive culture created by ethnic influences from around the globe. This is the Blackstone River Valley National Heritage Corridor.
An energetic nonprofit, the Blackstone River Valley National Heritage Corridor partners with organizations, local communities, businesses, and residents to ensure the long-term vitality of the National Heritage Corridor.
Find Your Adventure in The Blackstone River Valley
Our volunteers contribute their time and energy to make a difference for everyone in the Blackstone River Valley. Please join us!