Strawbery Banke Museum re-emerges for the 2020 season with a re-imagined visitor experience. Please note, the historic homes will remain closed to the public as the museum showcases its architectural gems among the historic landscapes and gardens. Click here to learn more.
Before visiting the museum, please CLICK HERE to read Strawbery Banke's COVID-19 precautions. In addition, Strawbery Banke Museum is continuing to monitor and follow the guidance of the CDC, the NH Department of Health and Human Services, and Portsmouth’s Health Officer.
Strawbery Banke Museum is a vibrant 10-acre campus dedicated to bringing 300+ years of American history to life through dozens of historic buildings on their original foundations, heirloom gardens, hands-on traditional crafts, and engaging costumed roleplayers sharing the experiences of those who lived and worked in the waterfront neighborhood of Puddle Dock.
For a PDF of the Visitors Guide map of the campus, please click here.
A visit of 1.5 - 2 hours is recommended in order to visit the historic buildings, enjoy the interactive exhibits, and explore the beautiful gardens.
Your ticket is valid for two consecutive days.
Please note: The use of alcohol, tobacco, and firearms is permitted at the sole discretion of the museum president.
Begins Oct. 27, 2020, at 10 AM
Strawbery Banke and the NH Theatre Project present a free virtual program in honor of the ratification of the 19th Amendment.
Dec. 11, 12, 13 & 18, 19, 20, 2020
Due to the pandemic, "Candlelight Stroll Under the Stars," focuses on the lights, wreaths, roleplayers, and the magic on the exterior of the museum's historic buildings.
Organizations and individuals are invited to sponsor and decorate a tree for this year's "Candlelight Stroll Under the Stars"