New Hampshire Historical Society

The New Hampshire Historical Society’s library is now open for research by advance appointment; visit our Using the Library page to learn more and to make a reservation. While the Society’s exhibitions remain closed at this time, please enjoy New Hampshire history through our website, which includes our Timeline of New Hampshire History and 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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Support the New Hampshire Historical Society while enjoying free admission, discounts, publications, and more.

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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.

Lastest Publication

Latest Publication

Learn about New Hampshire’s role in the women’s suffrage movement in this special edition of Historical New Hampshire.



The Society’s library is now open for research by advance appointment. Learn how to make a reservation and about new safety measures.