Severe Weather Policy


If the Lawrence Public Schools are closed due to weather conditions, the Lawrence History Center will also be closed.

We encourage people to call LHC first before visiting just to be certain we are open if in doubt - 978-686-9230.

Photo: Everett Mills [ca. 1900]
Lawrence History Center Photograph Collection


Tue–Fri: 9am-4pm
Sat: By appt
Sun-Mon: Closed

Address & Phone

6 Essex Street
Lawrence, MA 01840

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Founded in 1978 as the Immigrant City Archives, the mission of the Lawrence History Center is to collect, preserve, share, and animate the history and heritage of Lawrence and its people.