Boston & Maine Railroad Historical Society

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Directions to Rogers Hall

Rogers Hall, 196 Rogers Street, Lowell, Mass., B&MRRHS meeting place.

Rogers Hall, 196 Rogers Street, Lowell, Mass., B&MRRHS meeting place.

The Boston & Maine Railroad Historical Society meets monthly from September through May (no meetings, in June, July, or August). Members share railroad news and information and hear illustrated talks on railroad subjects given by professional railroaders and railfans.

Meetings are usually held at Rogers Hall, 196 Rogers St., Lowell, MA 01852. The regular starting time is  3:30 p.m. 

DIRECTIONS TO ROGERS HALL:

From I-495 take exit 38, and go north on Mass. Route 38; this is Rogers Street. Approximately 1.3 miles from I-495 Rogers St. forks to the left at a stop light, so bear to the left here. Rogers Hall (white pillars) is about 3/10 of a mile farther on your right. Directly across the street is Rogers Park where parking is available.

From Mass. Route 133 (which is Andover St., Lowell, coming west from Tewksbury): Follow Route 133 west. After going straight through the intersection of Route 38 take your third left on to High Street. Take a left on to Rogers St. Rogers Hall will be on your left. Directly across the street is Rogers Park where parking is available.

From Mass. Route 38 or Mass. Route 113 in Dracut: Get off at the overhead traffic circle as if going to Saints Hospital. Follow this to the intersection of Routes 38 and 113, take a right on to Andover St., and take your third left on to High Street. Take a left on to Rogers St.  Rogers Hall will be on your left. Directly across the street is Rogers Park where parking is available.

By MBTA Commuter rail from Lowell: If you come to Lowell by train, take the LRTA Route 2 "Belvidere" bus from Gallagher Transportation Center. This bus stops at Rogers Hall.

CANCELLATIONS: During the winter months, call the Society's answering machine at 978-454-3600 after 11 a.m. on the day of the meeting, or watch the Society’s website to see if the meeting has been cancelled due to weather.