MoWC Events & Exhibits



This October the Museum is turning twenty! Throughout the fall we will be offering a series of programs aimed at thanking the community and celebrating our place in it!

Saturday, September 23, 10am — Museum Day Live [FREE]

Find out how the French language has evolved in Woonsocket with Blackstone Valley Writer in Residence Rebecca Greenwald.

Saturday, November 4, 7pm — Museum’s 20th Anniversary Gala

Celebrate 20 years of the Museum and be among the first to see our new permanent digital exhibit. Details and ticket information forthcoming.



While all of our programs are family friendly, we are happy to offer some programs with a special emphasis on children and families!

Saturday, October 21 — American Girl Baking Class

Bring your favorite doll and join Wright’s Dairy in creating some delicious treats. Details and ticket information forthcoming.

Saturday, December 2 — Holiday Open House [FREE]

Make merry in Santa’s Workshop by building toys, decorating cookies, writing to Santa and more!


Throughout 2017 the Museum will be celebrating holidays with history, food, and entertainment. Funds raised from each event will go toward the Mill Project, a new digital exhibit currently under development at the Museum.

Sunday, December 10 — Holiday Historic House Tour

Explore Woonsocket’s historic homes decorated in their holiday finest. Details and ticket information forthcoming.



“Museum Keeps Getting Better”: A 20 Year Retrospective of the Museum of Work & Culture

September 4 – November 4

The Museum of Work & Culture is proud to present a retrospective exhibit celebrating 20 years of programs, events, expansions, and more! The exhibit also includes a short video featuring interviews with our supporters, volunteers, and community partners produced by Riverzedge Arts with the support of NeighborWorks Blackstone River Valley.