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

Discover the continuing revolution. 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 monument to the dynamic human story of the Industrial Revolution.

Portrait of Lucy Stone

Meet Lucy Stone on March 7th

Meet Lucy Stone, 19th-century women's rights activist, with a free presentation by professional storyteller Judith Black. March 7, 7 p.m.

Lowell Women's Week

Lowell's celebration of women and their contributions to our community- past and present. Many events throughout the city, March 5-13.

Park intern with young visitors at a community event

Your City Saturday Family Programs

Free Drop-in Family Programs on the third Saturday of each month. Next program on March 18, 1-4 p.m. Check back soon for details.

Two weavers working on the looms in the Boott Cotton Mills

Winter Programs at Lowell NHP

Lots going on over the winter months in Lowell. Check out our hours, special programs and events, and plan your visit today!

two students operating looms in the weaving workshop

Go on a Class Field Trip

Teachers & students experience hands-on, interactive programs on history and science at the Tsongas Industrial History Center. Book a trip!

Row of students on an assembly line

Tsongas Center 25th Anniversary

Celebrating 25 years of the Tsongas Industrial History Center throughout the year. Check our events calendar and join in the celebration!

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