Museum Immersion Program

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Click here to view a video of the Immersion Program

Please contact the Museum for more information on this new program.





The Past Online!
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The Lowell Area Historical Museum is proud to announce a new website to share its collection online with the public. “The Past Online” provides access to our collection and makes connections between historical topics.
View items from the collection, research your family, sign in to create your own folders, share favorites to Facebook and much more. This website allows us to share the interesting history of the Lowell area in a new and comprehensive way.
Please follow the link below to take a look
To learn about using The Past Online for your Museum contact us at 616-897-7688,



New Exhibit Coming Soon!

The Fur Trade in Lowell

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Member Opening Oct. 11
Open to the public Oct. 13
Lowell played an active role in the international fur trade. Learn why the Lowell area was important, who traded here, and visit a recreated trade cabin.
Interpretive Board Project
Explore the downtown historic district using a self guided brochure and new interpretive boards located throughout the district. The first 10 boards have been installed on the Riverwalk and along Main Street.

Click Here to See Boards

Free Admission Days!
The Museum will be open to Lowell residents free of charge on the first Thursday of each month.


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