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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Revolutionary Story Time

NEW PROGRAM!
Fire up your imagination! From 9:30am to 10:30am preschoolers (children 3-5 years old) and their caregivers ... See more

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What's Up With Reenacting?

Have you ever wondered what it takes to be a historical reenactor? Are you interested in learning more a about the people ... See more

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American Independence Museum

Please Note: On May 24 & 26 (Wednesday & Friday this week!) and June 6-8, we'll be closed to the public from 10am-2pm and be ... See more

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NH Heritage Trail provides unique glimpse into the Granite State - New Hampshire Heritage Trail

The latest from The Trail...From WWII memorabilia to airplanes, Revolutionary documents, art shows, kids programs, beer ... See more

Featuring 16 museums within a 100-mile radius between Portsmouth and Plymouth, New Hampshire, the NH Heritage Museum Trail ... See more

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Learn about 3 Museums on the NH Heritage Museum Trail

The NH Heritage Museum Trail
The Remick Country Doctor Museum and Farm; The American Independence Museum; and The Millyard ... See more

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Crucible of Peace: The Treaty that Created the American Republic

Tavern Talk: More than two hundred years after it was signed, the peace treaty that ended the Revolutionary War remains one ... See more

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National Nurses Week Reception: Florence Nightingale's Birthday

On Thursday, join us for a healthy helping of history and... cake!

In recognition of the significant role Doc. Remick’s nurses played in helping him serve our local communities, we ... See more

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American Independence Museum

We're all abloom and ready for you here at the AIM. Come visit Tuesday through Saturday; 10am to 4pm now through November. ... See more

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National Nurses Week & Reception

With gratitude for the dedication of the nurses who served our country doctors, starting tomorrow, all current, retired and ... See more

In recognition of the significant role Doc. Remick’s nurses played in helping him serve our local communities, we ... See more

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“Discover” the Seacoast on the NH Heritage Trail - New Hampshire Heritage Trail

Lots happening on the NH seacoast this weekend! Fund for all ages!

Discover Portsmouth
American Independence Museum

On Thursday, May 4, the Portsmouth Historical Society will celebrate its Centennial at a free celebration that kicks off an ... See more

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“Discover” the Seacoast on the NH Heritage Trail

“Discover” the Seacoast on the NH Heritage Trail

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,”...

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