Lowell was founded in 1820, with the purpose of manufacturing textiles. By the 1850's, it was one of the largest industrial centers in the United States.
Today, Lowell is known for its architecture, history, riverfront views and tours, and for its historical involvement in the Revolutionary War.
People Born in Lowell
Lowell in People's Lives
Taylor Lautner: I traveled here to film scenes of the movie Grown Ups 2 in 2012.