Lawrence Heritage State Park

Address

1 Jackson St., Lawrence, MA 01840
Transit friendly
Dogs Allowed
Historic site

Details of Lawrence Heritage State Park

Overview of Lawrence Heritage State Park

Lawrence, MA was one of the nation's first planned cities, and you can learn about its history and development at Lawrence Heritage State Park. The exhibits in the Visitors Center, a restored 1840s boarding house, tell the stories of Lawrence's mill workers, including their role in the 1912 Bread and Roses Strike. You can also learn about the immigrant populations who settled in Lawrence, and test your skills by planning your own industrial city. Visitors can also walk the esplanade alongside the Merrimac River.


Hours for Lawrence Heritage State Park

Sunday - Saturday:
9:00 am-4:00 pm

Parking at Lawrence Heritage State Park

A small parking lot is located behind the visitors center on Mill Street.

A private parking garage is located on Appleton Street.

All Activities at Lawrence Heritage State Park

  • Educational programs
  • Boating (non-motorized)
  • Canoeing and kayaking
  • Hiking
  • Fishing

Facilities at Lawrence Heritage State Park

  • Athletic fields
  • Ball courts
  • Picnic area
  • Playground
  • Restrooms
  • Scenic viewing area
  • Visitors Center and museum

Accessibility at Lawrence Heritage State Park

  • Accessible boating
  • Accessible restrooms

Restrictions at Lawrence Heritage State Park

  • No alcohol
  • No littering
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