Block Island Resources
Enjoy this 360-degree virtual tour of Water Street, Dodge Street and Bridgegate Square, designated by the National Park Service as a Historic District. Narrated by Eliot Nerenberg.
Explore over one hundred recordings of stories told by island residents. Collected beginning in 2000, these stories offer an intimate, personal way of preserving and sharing the heritage of this unique place.
Block Island Beginnings
Discover the early history of Block Island in this virtual exhibit, featuring interviews with archaeologist Kevin McBride and Gerry Abbott (past president and current board member)
Our Museum offers a rich collection of artifacts and memorabilia that bring to life the history of the island over the past 3,500 years. Exhibits change regularly.
Take guided walking tours of the Old Harbor, a Manissean Village site, and more — including personalized genealogical tours to help you explore your own Block Island heritage.
The Museum Shop is a great place to find artwork by island artists, as well as historical photos, maps, posters, T-shirts, postcards, and all things Block Island.
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