Traveling Programs

The New Hampshire Historical Society offers artifact-based traveling programs that deliver a memorable hands-on experience. A teacher for the Society will come to your classroom with one of the following programs for your students to explore:

Going to School: Education in Early New Hampshire
Grades 3 and up
Imagine what it was like going to school in a single room with children of all ages. Students will explore the evolving ideas of education and different classroom experiences between the 17th and early 20th centuries.

New Hampshire Hands at Work
Grades 4 and up
Students will learn about the history of the Industrial Revolution in New Hampshire and explore industries such as textile manufacturing, shoe making, granite quarrying, glass making, and the timber trades.

On the Abenaki Trail
Grades 3 and up
Using historic and contemporary artifacts, students learn about the culture of the Abenaki Native Americans and how life changed after contact with European settlers.

Passport to New Hampshire History: Immigration and the Granite State
Grades 4 and up
Students will explore primary sources and artifacts to reach conclusions about different immigrant experiences in New Hampshire and discover how immigration enriches society.

Redcoats and Rebels
Grades 4-8
This engaging board game puts students on opposing sides of the American Revolution as they race to capture Fort Ticonderoga in 1777.

Cost

Traveling programs are approximately one hour in length and cost $80 for the initial presentation of a program and $60 for any subsequent presentation in the same academic year. In addition, we charge mileage (at the IRS rate) plus tolls for round-trip travel.

Schedule a Traveling Program