Parking in the Strawbery Banke Museum lot, located at 14 Hancock Street, is free for guests and members visiting the Museum, Labrie Family Skate at Puddle Dock Pond, Figtree Kitchen Cafe, and Pickwick's at the Banke (space permitting).
Please note, there is NO on-site parking for special events as the Museum's parking lot is reserved for those with handicap plates or hangtags only.
Those parked in Strawbery Banke Museum's parking lot visiting other locations besides the museum and vehicles parked overnight are subject to towing at the owner's expense.
If the Strawbery Banke Museum parking lot is full, visitors are encouraged to try nearby off-site parking options including Portsmouth's two parking garages:
NEW & NOTEWORTHY
2021 Historic House Season
Saturday, June 19 - Sunday, October 17, 2021; 10 AM - 5 PM daily.
Strawbery Banke Museum reopens for the season offering visitors the chance to explore over 300+ years of history, from Indigenous history to the present day, in the Puddle Dock neighborhood. Tour historic houses on original foundations, meet costumed roleplayers, watch traditional crafts demonstrations and explore heirloom gardens.
Give a Little, Get a Latte
Through June 30, 2021
Make a recurring $25 monthly gift (minimum) to Strawbery Banke Museum before June 30, 2021, and receive a free latte courtesy of Cup of Joe. Every gift helps keep history alive and accessible to everyone.
Tuesdays on the Terrace
Tuesday, June 22 - Tuesday, September 14, 2021; 5:30 - 7 PM.
Amid the summer splendor of Puddle Dock, this popular concert series is held every Tuesday night. Guests bring lawn chairs or blankets to enjoy the open-air concerts featuring music by local artists.