Hours of Operation:
Strawbery Banke Museum is open daily, from May 1 through October 31.

  • May-June:
    Weekdays 10 AM-4 PM
    Weekends and holidays: 10 AM-5 PM
  • July-August:
    Daily 10 AM-5 PM
  • September-October: 
    Weekdays 10 AM-4 PM
    Weekends and holidays: 10 AM-5 PM

Changes to Hours of Operation:

  • Sunday, May 21, 2023: Strawbery Banke closes at 2 PM
  • Saturday, September 9, 2023: Strawbery Banke closes at 1 PM in preparation for Vintage & Vine

Outdoor Ice Skating at Labrie Family Skate at Puddle Dock Pond:
Daily December through February, weather dependent. Click here for more information about skating. 

Museum Administrative Offices:
Staffed year-round.  Click here for staff contacts. 

Museum admission rates for the Historic House Season: 
Tickets are available for purchase online and in-person at the Lawrence J. Yerdon Visitors Center, 14 Hancock Street, Portsmouth and are valid for two consecutive days! 

  • Members: Free — Learn more!
  • Adult: $23.00
  • Senior (65+)/Student: $21.00
  • Child (ages 5 - 17): $10.00
  • Child (under 5): Free
  • Family (2 Adults & Children ages 17 and under): $56.00

Purchase Tickets

Tickets purchased online can be redeemed at any date during the 2023 season. 

Tickets are NOT required for those visiting Pickwick's At The Banke, the Museum store, and Liberty Fare Dining. Tenants have access to the ground at all times. 

Group Rates:
Parties of 10 or more individuals qualify to receive discounted admission tickets. Group rates for museum admission are $12 per adult and $8 per child (ages 5 – 17).  Click here for more information and to book a group.

Free Admission:
Free admission to tour the Museum's historic houses is available for in-person ticket sales for Strawbery Banke members, US Military and families, and individual veterans. Please inform the staff at the Admissions Desk in the Lawrence J. Yerdon Visitors Center upon your arrival that you qualify for free admission. 

  • Membership - Members enjoy unlimited free admission to Strawbery Banke Museum. Apply the full price of your admission ticket toward a Strawbery Banke Museum membership. Join today!

  • US Military and Families - Strawbery Banke is a Blue Star Museum, a collaboration among the National Endowment for the ArtsBlue Star Families, the Department of Defense, and more than 2,000 museums across America. To honor and thank those currently serving in the United States Military, including the National Guard and Reserve, Strawbery Banke provides free general museum admission to those with a valid ID and for up to 5 immediate family members

  • Veterans - Individual United States veterans receive one free general museum admission ticket