The Board of Trustees and Lawrence J. Yerdon, President and CEO, have made the difficult decision to postpone the seasonal opening of Strawbery Banke Museum until July 1, 2020. Please click here to read the full announcement.
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's 10-acre campus of 32 historic buildings, 8 gardens, and traditional craft demonstrations is temporarily closed due to concerns regarding the Covid-19 pandemic.
Strawbery Banke is open for special events (guided house tours, hearth cooking workshops, speaker programs, history theatre, and holiday festivities) November - April. For more information, please check the calendar of events.
General admission tickets are always available at the door in the TYCO Visitors Center as well as online. Tickets valid for TWO consecutive days. Unless otherwise noted, separate tickets are required for special events, programs, and workshops that are not part of the regular daily program. To purchase tickets in advance, click here.
- Adult: $19.50
- Child (age 5 - 17): $9.00
- Child (under 5): free
- Family (2 Adult & 2 Children) $48.00
- Members - Museum admission is always free for Strawbery Banke members!
- US Military and families, veterans - Strawbery Banke is a Blue Star Museum. To honor and thank members of the military, their families, and veterans for their service, the museum provides free admission.
PLEASE NOTE: Due to special events on Saturday, September 12 & Saturday, September 19, 2020, the museum is offering GUIDED tours on the hour on those days, 10 am to 3 pm (last tour begins at 3 pm). Cost: Adult $10. Child 5-17 $5. Family (2 adults, 2 kids) $25. Under 5free.
Tickets are not required to those visiting Figtree Kitchen Cafe in the TYCO Visitors Center and those visiting Pickwick's at the Banke, the on-site store. Tenants have access to the ground at all times.
Museum Administrative Offices are open and staffed year-round with the exception of Thanksgiving and Christmas Week.
The outdoor ice skating rink, Labrie Family Skate, is open December through February, daily 9 am to 9 pm (subject to program schedule: click here for weekly schedule). Rink information: 603.422.0600.