Tobias Lear House
Wentworth Gardner House
The 1760 Wentworth Gardner House is one of the finest Georgian houses in the USA. Elizabeth and Mark Hunking Wentworth were among...
Children's Museum of Portsmouth
Ensconced in an old meeting house, this exciting museum has changing exhibits, toys and experiments for children aged between one and...
Overlooking the Piscataqua River, this small, grassy park makes a pleasant setting for a picnic. More importantly, it’s the leafy...
Nightly live music ranges from jazz to blues to folk. There is a long menu of bar food in case the jamming makes you hungry.
Portsmouth’s most atmospheric café is a short stroll from the historic center and features rich espresso, blends (try the Dancing Goats)...
Lonely Planet review
The Tobias Lear House , next door to the Wentworth Gardner House, is a hip-roofed colonial residence that was home to the family of George Washington’s private secretary.