Introduction to Tewksbury, Massachusetts
Tewksbury, Massachusetts, in Middlesex county, is 5 miles E of Lowell, Massachusetts and 19 miles NW of Boston, Massachusetts. The town benefits from easy access to the nearby cities and towns with which it shares the Lowell metropolitan area. Tewksbury contains a population of approximately 28,851.
In 1637, Tewksbury was settled in for the first time. Originally, it was a part of Billerica. In 1734, Tewksbury was incorporated as a town and was named after the town of Tewkesbury, England. The Town Hall of Tewksbury was constructed in 1825.
Tewksbury and nearby Attractions
- Rogers Park
- Lowell-Dracut-Tyngsboro State Forest
- Great Brook Farm State Park
- Whistler House Museum Of Art
Things To Do In Tewksbury
Tewksbury offers a number of recreational activities including parks, playgrounds, and basketball courts. You can also enjoy bowling at the Collins Bowling Alley. In addition, the Tewksbury Recreation Department organizes a number of summer recreation programs.
Boston Logan Internation is the nearest major airport.
Tewksbury Higher Education
The nearest university is University of Massachusetts Lowell.