Museum Collections Online

A searchable database of the Lowell National Historical Park's collections, including many photographs, objects, and archival holdings, with brief descriptions and photographs or scans are available online at the National Park Service's Museum Management Program website. Many other parks' collections are also available at the same site. A collection of curated highlights features the items from the collection focused on the textile industry, historic preservation, urban green space, and industrial architecture.

Partner Institution Resources

Center for Lowell History, 40 French St., Lowell, MA, Phone Number: (978) 934-4998

Digital Oral History. The University of Massachusetts Lowell, Center for Lowell History has coordinated dozens of Oral History Projects featuring the City of Lowell resulting in hundreds of interviews. Many transcribed interviews from the park's Oral History Collection are online with the Center for Lowell History.

Donating Materials to Lowell National Historical Park

The park always appreciates the opportunity to accept gifts for inclusion into our Museum and Library Collections. Please contact the park curator for a consult. Our Scope of Collection Statement sets forth the boundaries for the acquisition and preservation of museum objects that contribute directly to the understanding and interpretation of the park's themes and resources, as well as those materials that the Park Service is legally mandated to preserve.

Last updated: July 22, 2018

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67 Kirk Street
Lowell, MA 01852


(978) 970-5000

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