Summer Camp Offerings
Contact: Phil Lupsiewicz, 978-275-1705
Looking for fun this summer? Then sign up for summer day camps that explore Lowell’s history, the Merrimack River, local national parks and much more. The Tsongas Industrial History Center offers week–long summer day camp sessions. The Center is a hands-on education partnership between the University of Massachusetts Lowell and Lowell National Historical Park located at the Boott Cotton Mill Museum in Lowell, Massachusetts. Each camp runs Monday through Friday, 8:30 am-3:00 pm. Summer camp programs are designed and staffed by professional educators with a ratio of one staff member for each 8-10 children. Snacks and T-shirts provided; children bring a brown bag lunch.
Boott Camp, a hands-on look at the birth and growth of Lowell, where children build a canal system, weave on looms, and see how people lived over 100 years ago;
Boott Camp is offered July 6-10 and July 27-July 31for ages 8 to 12 years.
Camps are Monday-Friday, 8:30-3:00
Call 978 970-5080 for information/registration, or visit us here.
Did You Know?
The population of Lowell grew dramatically during the years of industrial expansion-rising from about 2,500 in 1826 to more than 33,000 in 1850, when Lowell was the second largest city in Massachusetts.