New Hampshire Historical Society

Due to the COVID-19 health crisis, the Society is closed to the public. The health and safety of our members, visitors, and staff are of paramount importance to us. We will reopen when it is safe to do so. In the meantime, please enjoy New Hampshire's history through our website, which includes our Timeline of New Hampshire History and integrated museum and library collections catalog. We also encourage you to contact staff via email or our Contact Us form. 

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Explore the events and people that shaped New Hampshire.

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Discover New Hampshire's history and heritage. Search the collections of cultural institutions across New Hampshire.

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Mason the Moose

Moose on the Loose

Check out the Society's new social studies curriculum and website for Granite State kids, educators, parents, and everyone who enjoys learning about New Hampshire.

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Granite State anniversaries are celebrated in the latest issue of Historical New Hampshire.



Learn the story of the Society’s landmark building and of its benefactor Edward Tuck through this audio edition of Historical New Hampshire.