Strawbery Banke Museum
Overlooking the Piscataqua River, this small, grassy park makes a pleasant setting for a picnic. More importantly, it’s the leafy...
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...
Tobias Lear House
The Tobias Lear House , next door to the Wentworth Gardner House, is a hip-roofed colonial residence that was home to the family of...
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.
This tiny, family-run takeout pizza shop serves tasty pizzas and calzones, and remains something of a Portsmouth secret – despite...
Lonely Planet review
Encompassing an entire neighborhood of 40 period buildings, Strawbery Banke is an eclectic living-history museum depicting the town's multilayered past. Visit the old general store, watch the potter throw his clay then treat yourself to a scoop of homemade ice cream.