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The Story Behind the Dory at Lowell’s Boat Shop

Friday, September 24, 2021

The Story Behind the Dory at Lowell’s Boat Shop

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Friday, September 24, 2021

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Visit Lowell’s Boat Shop for a guided tour! Founded in 1793, Lowell’s Boat Shop is the oldest continuously operating wooden boat shop in the United States. Now a National Historic Landmark, Lowell’s continues to build wooden boats in the traditional method, with a mission of passing that knowledge on to the next generation through the Apprentice Program. Located on the banks of the Merrimack River in Amesbury, Lowell’s Boat Shop welcomes guests to take a step back in time and learn about the unique history and craft of wooden boat building.


Lowell's Boat Shop



459 Main St, Amesbury, MA 01913

459 Main St, Amesbury, MA 01913



Accessible / Wheelchair or stroller accommodating

Fun for Kids

Parking Available

Restrooms Available

Event Category

  • Boat-Related
  • Early Settlement
  • History
  • Maritime
  • Museum

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