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Lowell National Historical Park Holiday Hours 2009
Contact: Phil Lupsiewicz, 978-275-1705
Lowell, Massachusetts. In observance of the upcoming holidays, Lowell National Historical Park will be closed all day on December 25, 2009. Lowell National Historical Park will reopen at 9:00 am to 4:30 pm on Saturday, December 26. The Boott Cotton Mills Museum will be closed on December 24th & 25th. The park will also be closed on January 1, 2010, New Year’s Day.
During the holiday week, Saturday, December 26 through Thursday, December 31: the Visitor Center will be open daily, 9:00 am to 4:30 pm and Boott Cotton Mills Museum will be open each day from 9:30 am to 4:30 pm.
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.
For more information about Lowell National Historical Park, visit www.nps.gov/lowe or call 978-970-5000.
Did You Know?
By 1850 the mills in Lowell were annually producing enough cloth to circle the earth twice!