The Tsongas Industrial History Center is a partnership between Lowell National Historical Park and the University of Massachusetts/Lowell. The education programs available through the Center combine the historical resources in Lowell with focused interactive learning. Please visit the Tsongas Industrial History Center for more information, or call 978-970-5080
The Lowell Civic Collaborative- A Guidebook for projects between community colleges and National Parks. Click here for the guidebook.
Online Lesson Plan - Land Use in Lowell: Mapping Industrial Change
Did You Know?
The factory bells dominated daily life in Lowell. They woke the workers at 4:30 a.m., called them into the mill at 4:50, rang them out for breakfast and back in, out and in for dinner, out again at 7 p.m. at the day's close. The whole city, it seemed, moved together and did the mills' bidding.