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Center for Lowell History, UMass Lowell Archives and Special Collections

Getting Here


40 French Street, Lowell, Massachusetts, 01852


We are located in the Patrick J. Mogan Cultural Center, across the street from the Lowell National Historical Park Visitor Center. Once you enter the building, continue straight down the ramp and CLH will be at the bottom of the ramp, on your left.


  • Staff/faculty of UMass Lowell with a valid parking pass: Faculty and staff parking is located at Tsongas Center Lot B, 99-1 River Place, Lowell, MA. This lot is about a 5-10 minute walk from CLH.
  • All other researchers: The most convenient parking is at Joseph M. Downes, Sr. Municipal Parking Facility, 75 John St., Lowell, MA  
  • Disabled Parking: There are 2 spots to the left of the Mogan Center, directly across from Kirk Street.

Please note: Metered street parking in the area is limited, and violations are swiftly ticketed.