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May 2022 Newsletter

A Glimpse at Visiting

It has been so much fun seeing you all come through the museum and hear your reactions, stories, and memories.

​Visiting the Experience for the first time? Check out this page here which has some helpful answers to frequently asked questions.​

Been to the museum? Please consider sharing details of your visit by leaving us a review on Facebook, Google, or TripAdvisor.

Extra, Extra, Read, See, and Hear All About It! SSE in the Press

We continue to be featured in various media outlets throughout the country.

You can check out the interview with 98.9 Nash Icon’s Adam Webster here.

The museum’s collaboration with the Texas Cotton Gin Museum was featured in their newsletter. You can read and learn more about it here

Group Trip Fun

We have been fortunate to welcome so many area schools to Samuel Slater Experience for field trips. Check out these pictures from visits from St. Joseph’s School of Webster, The Hope Academy of Providence, Rhode Island, and All Saints Academy of Webster. 

We also had several local groups come to visit us including the staff and docents of the Worcester Historical Museum, Girl Scout Troops 64941 and 64904, and the Blackstone Valley Tourism Council of Rhode Island.

Make Mother's Day Special

Looking to do something special for the mother figure in your life? Treat her to a day at the museum! Mothers get in free while we are open on Sunday, May 8, noon – 4 p.m.

Use the code MOMFREE if you buy online here. You can buy tickets at the door and this promo will be honored.

Blackstone Valley Chamber of Commerce Expo

On March 12, we took part in the Blackstone Valley Chamber of Commerce’s annual Home & Community Expo. It was great to meet so many members of the Blackstone Valley community.

Congratulations to our ticket raffle winners, Brenda O. and Stevany M.

The Holograms Come to Life!

On Friday, April 22, we were surprised with a visit from actor Wade Gleeson Turner, who played Will Thatcher in our some of our shows. He and his family were able to see the museum and his work to bring Will Thatcher to life!

Gift Cards Now Available!

We now have gift cards available. These can be bought in custom denominations and redeemed for both tickets and in the gift shop. Why not pick one up for the history enthusiast in your life? We also have a selection of card wallets from Little Man Originals to go with it. Samuel Slater Experience is open to the public Fridays and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sundays from noon to 4 p.m.

Help Tell Slater's Story as an Experience Guide

We are always actively looking for history and science enthusiasts who may be interested in becoming a volunteer Experience Guide! You can learn more below or on our website.

31 Ray Street
Webster, MA 01570


Friday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Saturday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Sunday: Noon – 4 p.m.

Latest Admission is 3 p.m.

Average tour time: 1.5 hours

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