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

    Lowell

    National Historical Park Massachusetts

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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 »

  • Lowell NHP Superintendents Compendium update.

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

Multimedia Presentations

A park ranger holding a camera taking a picture while another park ranger takes a picture with his back towards us.

Lowell Digital Media Team in action.

NPS/Jen Myers

Curious about where the trolleys go at night? Always wanted to know more about Jack Kerouac? Interested in how the Lowell Folk Festival gets set up? Our multimedia presentations can help you answer all those questions and many more!

To go further, check out our YouTube channel to view all 7 episodes of Behind the Park Season 1 and more!

 
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Kerouac's Lowell Quicktime player required

Kerouac Commorative Quicktime player required

Did You Know?

Historic etching, Lowell National Historical park

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.