American Textile History Museum, Lowell

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The American Textile History Museum (ATHM), located in Lowell, Massachusetts, was founded as the Merrimack Valley Textile Museum (MVTM) in North Andover, Massachusetts in 1960 by Caroline Stevens Rogers. ATHM told America’s story through the art, science, and history of textiles. In June 2016, the museum closed.
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  • Sadly the museum closed on 12/31/2015 for an undetermined period (it remains open to members and for some educational events). This is a wonderful history of the mills and textile industries in... 
    Sadly the museum closed on 12/31/2015 for an undetermined period (it remains open to members and for some educational events). This is a wonderful history of the mills and textile industries in...  more »
  • If you love American Industrial History this museum is wonderful. The museum gives you an overall view of the history of textiles with just great artifacts and exhibits. Not overly technical which... 
    If you love American Industrial History this museum is wonderful. The museum gives you an overall view of the history of textiles with just great artifacts and exhibits. Not overly technical which...  more »
  • You must visit this museum as it is rich in History and showcases Lowell very well. It brings you back in time to when the Textile Industry was booming in the United States. I visited the Museum many....  more
    You must visit this museum as it is rich in History and showcases Lowell very well. It brings you back in time to when the Textile Industry was booming in the United States. I visited the Museum many....  more »
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  • Went a few years ago. Very interesting. Not sure I'd go back but was glad to have been once.
  • EVERYTHING THAT IS ABOUT ART INTERESTES ME A LOT ... I AM ALWAYS TRYING TO DO ANY COURSE PAINTING IS THE MAXIMUM .. THANKS

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