All was expectancy. Changes were coming…nobody could guess what.      – Lucy Larcom

Lowell’s water-powered textile mills catapulted the nation – including immigrant families and early female factory workers – into an uncertain new industrial era. Nearly 200 years later, the changes that began here still reverberate in our shifting global economy. Explore Lowell, a living testament to the dynamic human story of the industrial revolution.

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Visit Lowell National Historical Park

Information about hours, tours, programs, and events. Plan your visit today!

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Women's Activism in Lowell

Discover the history of Lowell's women activists throughout time. From laborers to leaders, follow their journey with us!

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Plan a Field Trip to Lowell

Registration for hands-on, minds-on field trips at the Tsongas Industrial History Center is now open for the 2022-23 school year.

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Get Involved With A New Park Exhibit

We are working with surrounding communities to co-create an exhibition and programs about cultural diversity. We want to hear from you!

Last updated: February 24, 2023

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