Our properties remain closed to the public but we are making preparations to welcome you! Stay tuned!

Celebrate Saint-Jean-Baptiste Day!

Saint Jean Baptiste Day

When: Friday, June 24
Where: The Museum of Work & Culture, 42 S. Main St., Woonsocket, R.I.
Admission: Adults, $8; students & seniors, $6; children under 10 free with adult admission

The Museum of Work & Culture will be offering free film screenings of Un rêve americain on Friday, June 24, in honor of Saint-Jean-Baptiste Day, Québec’s National Holiday.

Un rêve americain follows musician Damien Robitaille as he journeys across the United States following the trail of the French-Canadian diaspora, and discovering how French language & culture impacted the communities where these immigrants settled.

Screenings will be held at 10:30am & 1:30pm, with the first 10 visitors to each screening receiving Québec goodie bags.

Additionally, a French language scavenger hunt will be available for children visiting the Museum.

For more information, please contact the Museum or Work & Culture by calling (401) 769-9675 or emailing Education & Program Manager Sarah Carr at scarr@rihs.org.

More of the Latest Old News
Donor Privacy Policy

The Rhode Island Historical Society’s Commitment to Our Donors

We will not sell, share, or trade our donors’ names or personal information with any other entity. We will not send mailings to our donors on behalf of other organizations. This policy applies to all information received by RIHS on any platform by any means, both online and offline, as well as any electronic, written, or oral communications. To the extent any donations may be processed through a third-party service provider, our donors’ information will only be used for purposes necessary to process the donation.

Website and digital strategy by nabec partners