The goal of the Experience New Hampshire Heritage Trail is to create awareness of the many exciting history and cultural heritage museums in the Portsmouth to Plymouth region.
By visiting our diverse museums, historic sites, and homes, you will encounter the authentic New Hampshire experience. With over 300 years of history to explore, the trail museums bring to life the New Hampshire independent spirit that is still alive and vibrant today.
Museums on the trail include Aviation Museum, Albacore Park, American Independence Museum, Canterbury Shaker Village, Castle in the Clouds, Lake Winnipesaukee Museum, Libby Museum, Millyard Museum, Museum of the White Mountains, New Hampshire Boat Museum, New Hampshire Farm Museum, New Hampshire Historical Society, Portsmouth Historical Society @ Discover Portsmouth, Remick Country Doctor Museum and Farm, The Belknap Mill, Woodman Museum, Wright Museum of WWII.
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Featuring 16 museums within a 100-mile radius between Portsmouth and Plymouth, New Hampshire, the NH Heritage Museum Trail takes visitors on a 350-year journey through the history of the Granite State. In total, The Trail includes more than 100,000 items in its member...read more
On Thursday, May 4, the Portsmouth Historical Society will celebrate its Centennial at a free celebration that kicks off an exciting 4 days of activity. “We have so much going on here—it is so exciting to share what we have to offer to resident and tourist alike,”...read more
With most museums on the NH Heritage Trail now open—or close to opening—for the 2017 season, both locals and tourists are in for a treat. At the Aviation Museum of NH in Londonderry, "Celebrating Flight!" will open on May 13 and run through May 28. The museum’s first...read more