Pre-K to 12 and Adult Education

Culture CaraVan: Outreach Programs for School and Community Groups

We bring structured group programs right to your school or site through our Culture CaraVan van program.  Although CaraVan programs are most popular with K-12 school groups, our experienced educators have successfully adapted these programs for preschool classes, library family programs, retirement and senior centers, summer camps, church groups, and other community groups.  Click above for more information.

Visit the Museum!

 Schedule your group to tour the Museum.  Groups of all ages welcome.

Free Educational Resources

Free standards-based curriculum packets and lesson plans are available for educators to use on their own or as pre-visit activities for groups participating in our Culture CaraVan outreach program.

Teacher Workshops

From time to time, we offer teacher professional development workshops to give teachers tool to enhance their teaching of topics in social studies and history.  Click the above link for current offerings.

Think Like an Archaeologist Program

A partnership program between Brown University’s Joukowsky Institute for Archaeology and the Ancient World, the Haffenreffer Museum of Anthropology, and the Rhode Island School of Design’s Museum of Art for 6th grade Social Studies students in the Providence Public Schools.