Tour the Blackstone River by riverboat.


The Educational Vessel Blackstone River Explorer will begin touring the Blackstone River May 25, 2024.  Departing from Central Falls Landing at 1420 Broad Street in Central Falls, passengers will tour the riverfront of Central Falls, Lincoln and Cumberland.  The Explorer is a 40-passenger US Coast Guard inspected vessel that has navigated these waters since 1993.  The Explorer operates on Saturdays at 4, 5, 6, and 7pm at $10 per passenger and Sundays at 1, 2, 3,and 4pm with a 50-minute tours.  The Sunday tours are narrated and are $20 per person, $15 for seniors and children.


The Blackstone River has so much history and a wonderful story to tell.  Wildlife abounds.  It's a great tour for families. Group tours are available for education, outings and celebratory functions. The Explorer is operated by the Blackstone Valley Tourism Council.


To make reservations or purchase tickets in advance go to  For more information contact Samantha Jackson at 401-724-2200.



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