Attleboro Area Industrial Museum Massachusetts MA
Attleboro Area Industrial Museum
42 Union St - Attleboro, Massachusetts
508-222-3918
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Mission Statement

It is the mission of the Attleboro Area Industrial Museum, Inc. (AAIM) to collect and preserve the artifacts, photographs, documents, publications, tools, and machinery that relate to the industrial history of the Attleboro area; to make these materials readily available for both research and enjoyment; and to act as a resource center for the education of the public about the industrial history of the Attleboro area, so that knowledge of the past may contribute to a fuller understanding of the present and inspiration for the future.

History Program for Third Graders
History to Go

Schedule a visit with
History-to-Go at your school or organization today!

History-to-Go is a program on the history of the Attleboro area with an emphasis on local industrial history. The program covers the role of Native Americans, the settlement era, the colonial era, the revolutionary era, the industrial revolution, and Attleboro’s era as a major center of jewelry production.
To enhance the learning experience children are allowed to touch many artifacts, hear a 19th century burglar alarm and see an operating model of a steam engine! Read More

 

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Visit the Queen!

The Fire Queen is a beautifully made 24 man pumping wagon purchased by the Attleboro volunteer fire Department in the 1850s.

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acs video making it in attleboro
Watch the video series by DoubleACS
Making it in Attleboro:

Visit local manufacturing companies with the Attleboro Area Industrial Museum Director, George Shelton.

 

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Museum Hours of Operation
The Museum Hours: Thursday - Friday 10:00am - 4:00pm 

There is no admission charge. However, donations are graciously accepted

  • Group guided tours available: Adults $4 Children $3.
  • Call the museum for details: 508-222-3918

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Massachusetts Cultural Council
This program is supported in part by a grant from the Attleboro Cultural Council,
a local agency which is supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency

We'd like to thank the Attleboro Foundation for a grant that supported AAIM.

email: info@industrialmuseum.com

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