• Boott Cotton Mills Museum with Trolley

    Lowell

    National Historical Park Massachusetts

Holiday Hours during the Holidays 2007

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Date: December 19, 2007
Contact: Phil Lupsiewicz, 978-970-1705

National Park Service Announces Holiday Closures

 

 

Lowell, Massachusetts.  In observance of the upcoming holidays, Lowell National Historical Park Visitor Center will close early on Monday, December 24th at 2:00 pm and will remain closed all day on December 25, 2007.  Lowell National Historical Park Visitor Center will be open from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm on Monday, December 24, and will reopen at 9 am to 4:30 pm on Wednesday, December 26.   The park will also be closed on January 1, 2008, New Year’s Day.

 

During the holiday week, Wednesday, December 26 through Sunday, December 30, the Visitor Center will be open each day from 9 am to 4:30 pm; the Boott Cotton Mills Museum willbe open 9:30 am to 4:00 pm except Sunday, December 30, from11:00 am to 4:00 pm; the Mill Girls and Immigrants Exhibit will be open 1:30 pm to 4:00 pm daily.

 

Lowell National Historical Park, one of over 390 units of the National Park Service, preserves and interprets the history of the American Industrial Revolution in Lowell, Massachusetts. The park in downtown Lowell includes historic cotton textile mills, 5.6 miles of power canals, operating gatehouses, and worker housing.

 
 

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Did You Know?

Industrial Canyon, Lowell, MA

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.