Parking at Strawbery Banke
Visitors to Strawbery Banke Museum, Labrie Family Skate at Puddle Dock Pond, and Pickwick's at the Banke are welcome to park for free in the Museum parking lot located at 14 Hancock Street, space permitting.
There is NO onsite parking for special events.
If the lot is full, visitors are encouraged to try nearby offsite parking options including the Hanover Street Parking Garage and Foundry Place Parking Garage. For more information, please visit Park Portsmouth's website.
There are three accessible parking spots, including two for wheelchair vans. Vehicles are welcome to pull up to the Museum entrance for visitor drop-off and for those requiring accessibility accommodations.
Buses, campers, and RVs should make advanced parking arrangements with Strawbery Banke by contacting the Visitor Services Department at 603.433.1100.
Those parked in Strawbery Banke's parking lot visiting other locations besides the Museum and vehicles parked overnight will be towed at the owner's expense. If a vehicle has been towed, contact Superior Towing at 603.436.8787.
NEW & NOTEWORTHY
Labrie Family Skate at Puddle Dock Pond
New! Online ticketing is available for the 2022-2023 season.
Enjoy classic New England ice skating at Labrie Family Skate at Puddle Dock Pond, Strawbery Banke's seasonal and professionally maintained outdoor rink.
Seacoast Skating with the Stars
DATE CHANGE: Sunday, February 5, 2023, at 11 AM
Strawbery Banke Museum, in partnership with Ice Dance International, presents Seacoast Skating with the Stars (SSWTS) professional skating show. Directed by Douglas Webster, Ice Dance International (IDI) and Labrie Family Skate at Puddle Dock Pond Artistic Director, local "stars" are paired with IDI pros in a skate-off for audience votes.
"Run Through History" Half-Kilometer Walk/Run
Saturday, Feb. 11, 2023, at 1 PM
A half-k? Not a typo! Join Strawbery Banke for the second annual "Run Through History" half-kilometer. A $20 registration fee/donation benefits the Museum's "History Within Reach" program.
Liberty Fare Dining
Liberty Fare Dining's extraordinary dining experience is a whimsical nautical treat for all. Inspired by local maritime history, visitors are invited to step aboard. The menu varies with the season, so expect hearty breakfast, lunch, and dinner fare year-round. And, of course, delightful ice cream treats and bakery goods.