Education Programs

The Tsongas Industrial History Center is a partnership between Lowell National Historical Park and the University of Massachusetts/Lowell. The education programs available through the Center combine the historical resources in Lowell with focused interactive learning. Please visit the Tsongas Industrial History Center for more information, or call 978-970-5080

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Weaving at the Tsongas Industrial History Center

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In-Person Reservations Now Accepted

Thank you for your interest in Tsongas Industrial History Center education programs. We are currently accepting reservations for in-person programs for the 2023-24 school year.

In-Park Programs:

The following programs will be available for the 2023-24 school year.

In-School Programs:

We will not be offering in-school programs (Farm to Factory or Exploring the Immigrant Experience) this school year. Check our Tsongas Industrial History Center website for the latest on 2023-2024 offerings or subscribe to our newsletter for the latest program information by emailing:

Please note: Virtual Field Trips will remain available throughout this school year. We encourage you to consider these popular programs for your classes!

Call us at 978-970-5080 to reserve in-person, in-school, or Virtual Field Trip programs.
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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 2022-2023 school year!

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Plan a Virtual Field Trip to Lowell

Virtual Field Trips provide students with an in-depth look at the Industrial Revolution. Schedule your virtual program today!

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Online Resources for Students

Looking to learn more about the Industrial Revolution? Check out the digital education resources at the Tsongas Industrial History Center!

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Take a Virtual Tour!

Explore the Boott Cotton Mills Museum Weave Room and the Merrimack River Riverwalk with 360° panoramic photos and video.

Last updated: October 18, 2023

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Mailing Address:

67 Kirk Street
Lowell, MA 01852


978 970-5000

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