The Enduring Legacy:
The Blackstone Heritage Corridor Visitor Center at Worcester serves as a gateway to the Blackstone River Valley National Heritage Corridor, the Blackstone River Valley National Historical Park, and the City of Worcester. It provides visitors and residents a connection to recreational, historical, cultural and geographic attractions throughout the region.
More than a park, the Visitor Center is an interpretive and cultural destination for the region. Here, we provide connections to Worcester neighborhoods, walking trails and bikeways, and access to the Blackstone River and the Blackstone Canal. The exhibits explore Worcester's "Enduring Legacy" of innovation and invention, immigration, ethnicity, cultural traditions, transportation and industrial history, changes to architecture and landscapes, and environmental sustainability. The Visitor Center invites tourists, families, and recreational enthusiasts to explore Worcester and the surrounding region's cultural organizations, eateries, and businesses. This multi-use facility also serves as the headquarters of the Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation in the Central Region.
3 Paul Clancy Way
(for GPS use 115 McKeon Road)
Worcester, MA 01607
Follow the Visitor Center's Facebook page for news and special events.
The Visitor Center is open seven days a week.
Monday through Saturday
10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Noon to 4:00 p.m.
For inquiries on tours and renting out the event space, contact Dave Maloney, Visitor Center Manager, at dmaloney@BlackstoneHeritageCorridor.org