• Pawtucket canal with boat tour full of visitors with trolley in the background.


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  • Credit Card payments for interpretive fees.

    Beginning September 9, due to the federal government's fiscal year close out, only cash or check payments can be accepted for fees at the Boott Mills, canal boat tours, and for Interagency Passes. Credit cards will be accepted again on October 1, 2014. More »

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    The Superintendents Compendium has been updated in regard to the use of unmanned aircraft in national park areas. More »

Park Newspaper


2012 Lowell Offering

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The Lowell Offering is the Park's official newspaper and visitor guide. You can find comprehensive information about the Park in each of the annual editions below.
Read the Summer & Fall 2013 Lowell Offering (PDF)
Download & Print the Summer & Fall 2013 Lowell Offering (PDF)
Read the Spring 2013 Lowell Offering (PDF)
Read the 2012 Lowell Offering (PDF)

Read the 2011 Lowell Offering (PDF)
Read the 2010 Lowell Offering (PDF)
Read the 2009 Lowell Offering (PDF)

Historically the "Lowell Offering" was an arts and literature periodical published by local mill girls starting in 1840. The Park newspaper shares the same title as a tribute to its periodical predecessor.

Did You Know?

Mile of Mills, Lowell, MA

Francis Cabot Lowell died before his colleagues began planning the industrial city of unprecedented order and scale that would eventually be named Lowell, Massachusetts.