Downtown Lowell reveal cobblestone streets, centuries-old buildings and textile mills transformed into storefronts, restaurants and mixed-use shopping and entertainment venues. Lowell travel nursing jobs at Lowell General Hospital, an ANCC-certified Magnet Hospital, are much sought after positions. There are nine Magnet Hospitals in the state of Massachusetts.
Lowell, Massachusetts was founded in 1820 and is considered the “cradle of the Industrial Revolution” in America by the 500,000 people who visit each year. Located on the Merrimack River, Lowell was perfect for manufacturing textiles with access to historic shipping lanes. The Merrimack River features miles of hiking trails and freshwater tributaries offering an assortment of water activities.
Lowell Historic National Park is a notable attraction reflecting its industrial history and the city’s riverfront is well on its way to being revitalized with shops, bars, and restaurants. There’s always something going on at the historic Worthen House Cafe, the town’s oldest meeting place with open mics, college nights and sports, and home to one of only four pulley fan systems remaining in the U.S.
2nd Largest Folk Festival
The University of Massachusetts Lowell makes its home here offering all the amenities of a college town. The Lowell Folk Festival is held at the end of July and is the 2nd largest in the country. Lowell travel nursing jobs are only 25 miles from Boston and makes for a great big-city getaway while on assignment!