Pierce Park and Riverwalk
Central Falls' Riverwalk, completed in 1991, includes a river outlook, a walkway, and recreational facilities. A plaque describes a 1676 battlepart of King Philip's Warbetween a force from Rehoboth, led by Captain Michael Pierce, and Narragansett Indians. The riverwalk is part of the Blackstone River Valley National Heritage Corridor.
For more information, contact the city of Central Falls, Planning Department, (401) 727-7480.
Follow Rte. 114 in Central Falls north to High Street. Just before Blackstone River, turn right onto High Street. The park is 0.5 mile ahead on left, between High Street and the Blackstone River.
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