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Welcome to the

Block Island Historical Society!

We are currently rebuilding our website, but encourage you to take a look.

Open Spring weekends starting May 16 ( 12 – 4 pm) and by appointment on weekdays.

Summer Season: Open Daily from 11 a.m. –  4 p.m. Selected  ”Night at the Museum” Programs throughout the year include scavenger hunts & drawing classes;

Admission: $6 per adult; $4 seniors & students. 12 and under  free.

Guided tours upon request Daily @ 11 & 3 pm. Special off site tours. Group tours & rates are available for schools, scouts and other community organizations.

The Gallery Room, tent and grounds are also available to rent for private events.


Memberships available. Donations Welcome! 

Checks payable to: Block Island Historical Society, PO Box 79, Block Island, RI 02807

*If you are  on Block Island trying to access the website, please be patient – it takes a few minutes to load our educational timeline (History on the menu bar).


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