Folk Festival Parking and Schedule Changes
While the park helps the city prepare for and celebrate the Lowell Folk Festival, the Visitor Center parking lot at 304 Dutton St. will be closed Wed July 23-Mon July 28. Also check our Operating Hours page for changes to tour and exhibit schedules. More »
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?
Protests came to Lowell in the mid-1830s. Mill management...twice reduced the take-home pay of women workers. Faced with growing inventories and falling prices, owners believed the only way to sustain profits was to cut labor costs. The mill workers were not willing to accept this logic.