The Museum of Natural History and Cormack Planetarium offers many educational programs and events for children, families and adults. There are also summer camps for children. For more information, call (401) 421-7740 or visit: http://www.providenceri.com/museum/.
The Haffenreffer Museum of Anthropology at Brown University showcases a collection of ancient and modern artifacts from cultures around the world. The museum offers tailored outreach programs and group museum tours for K-12 students, as well as free educational materials for teachers. For more information, call 401-862-2065, or go to: http://www.brown.edu/Facilities/Haffenreffer.
The Historical Preservation & Heritage Commission identifies and protects historic sites and buildings. It also celebrates the ethnic diversity in Rhode Island with Heritage Programs like the annual Rhode Island Heritage Festival. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org, call (401) 222-2678, or visit the website: http://www.preservation.ri.gov.