New Hampshire Historical Society - Founded 1823

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New Hampshire Historical Society
Museum & Library

Hours, Admission, & Directions


HOURS

Museum at 6 Eagle Square, Concord
Tuesday through Saturday, 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sunday 12 noon to 5 p.m.
Also open Monday 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. from July 1 through October 15 and in December.

Library at 30 Park Street, Concord
Tuesday through Friday and the first Saturday of the month, 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

If you are planning to do extensive research in special collections, we encourage you to let us know by contacting Library Director Sarah Hays at shays@nhhistory.org or 603/856-0643. This will enable us to prepare materials in advance of your visit, making the most of the time you spend at the Society.

The library and museum collections catalogs are available online, as are many finding aids for the library collections.


ADMISSION

Museum at 6 Eagle Square, Concord
Admission is $5.50 for adults; $4.50 for seniors; $3 for children 6-18, with a family maximum of $17. Admission is free for New Hampshire Historical Society members, children under 6, and active duty military personnel.

Group Tours
Guided and self-guided group tours are available by advance reservation for groups of 12 or more. For adult tours, the fees are $4 per person for a guided tour (with a $48 minimum charge) and $3.50 per person for a self-guided tour (with a $42 minimum). Usually, one or two free admissions are allowed for the group's leaders. Guided school and youth tours also are available. Visit our school programs page for details on our varied programs. For more information, and to arrange your visit, contact Education Services Coordinator Stephanie Fortin at 603/856-0604 or sfortin@nhhistory.org

Library Research Resources and Library Exhibitions
There is a $7 fee per day for nonmembers to use the library's research resources. Full-time students and members of the New Hampshire Historical Society may use the library for free. Admission to the library building and exhibitions is free.


DIRECTIONS

Museum
6 Eagle Square
Concord, NH 03301
603/228-6688

Take Interstate 93 to Exit 14. Northbound - turn left at the light at the end of the exit ramp; Southbound - turn right at the light at the end of the exit ramp. Stay in the right lane. At North Main Street turn right. Take the next right onto Storrs Street. Pass under a bridge and overhead parking garage; the museum parking lot entrance is on the left just as you begin to emerge from under the overhead parking garage.

At the parking lot entrance gate, take a ticket to open the lot gate. After parking, cross Storrs Street to the museum entrance. The museum is a four-story granite building. Parking is free for museum and library visitors. Bring your parking lot ticket to redeem for an exit token at the museum reception desk.

Library
30 Park Street
Concord, NH 03301
603/228-6688

Take Interstate 93 to Exit 14. Northbound - turn left at the light at the end of the exit ramp; Southbound - turn right at the light at the end of the exit ramp. Move into the left lane in order to take a left onto North Main Street. Take the next right onto Park Street (a one-way street that goes up the right side of the State House). At the stop sign, continue straight; the New Hampshire Historical Society's library is the granite building on the right. Metered parking is available on surrounding streets. Street parking is free on Saturday and Sunday.

Library researchers and visitors are encouraged to take advantage of free parking at the museum just three blocks away. Bring your parking lot ticket to redeem for an exit token at either the museum or library reception desks.

The Society's museum and library are fully accessible.



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New Hampshire Historical Society - Founded 1823