Enjoy a guided tour of the New Hampshire Historical Society's historic Park Street building and exhibitions led by a member of the Society's education or volunteer docent staff. Guided gallery tours are offered the second Saturday of the month at 10 a.m. and 11 a.m. and on the third Friday of the month at 12 noon. The tour is free for New Hampshire Historical Society members and included in the price of paid admission for adult and family audiences. See our Programs & Events Calendar for more details.

Image from a map of New Hampshire

Discovering New Hampshire

From an Abenaki dugout canoe to an early snowmobile, the exhibition Discovering New Hampshire shares the history of New Hampshire's people, places, and events through objects, photographs, and documents you can't see anywhere else.

Image of a detail of an Alan B. Shepard Jr. Highway sign dated around 1961

Signs of the Times

A new exhibition exploring how signs guide us through our daily lives and serve as a window into the past.

Image of a White Mountain painting

White Mountains in the Parlor: The Art of Bringing Nature Indoors

During the 1800s the natural wonders of the White Mountains attracted artists, photographers, writers, tourists, and entrepreneurs to New Hampshire. The 36 landscape paintings featured in this exhibition reveal stories of White Mountain scenery, of the artists who depicted it, and of the people who owned and cherished these paintings.