Events Schedule 2014

We are celebrating our 83rd year as a Museum!

Call or email the Museum for information

Phone (401) 294-3001   Email

April 1 April 27 Grounds open 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

By DONATION for viewing of Herring Run
Museum buildings are closed

April 27 (Sunday)

SPRING FAIR AT THE BIRTHPLACE / FISH ON THE RUN 1:00 – 4:00 (Admission charged) Visitors may view the river herring migration up the fish ladder, corn grinding in the gristmill, jonnycakes, demonstrations of spinning, weaving, and rug hooking, open house in the Birthplace, fish printing activity, nature trail activities, and games. Meet Gilbert Stuart" a first-person, living history presentation by David Ely. (Rhody Ramble Event)

May 5

Museum and Gallery open for the season:
Open Thursday – Monday,
Closed Tuesday and Wednesday
~ Tours given on the hour from 11:00-3:00 (Sunday 12-3)

May - October

Junior Docent Tours: Saturday and Sunday 1:00, 2:00, 3:00pm
Museum Junior Docents (ages 8-18) lead guided tours through the Museum

August 8 (Friday)

KEEP THE WHEELS TURNING!  GALA FUNDRAISER 5:00 – 7:00 pm Reservations requested. Artist Anthony Tomaselli, Honorary Chair.  Art sale. wine sponsored by Langworthy Farm Vineyards Inc.,   music, 50/50 raffle drawing and more.  Proceeds to benefit the “Big Dam Fund!” for repair of the big millpond dam.

October 13 (Monday)

Museum closes for the 2014 seasons.

December 3 (Wednesday)

Happy Birthday Gilbert Stuart


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815 Gilbert Stuart Road, Saunderstown, RI 02874   (401) 294-3001