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.
Parking in the Strawbery Banke Museum lot, 14 Hancock Street, is free for guests and members visiting Strawbery Banke Museum, Labrie Family Skate at Puddle Dock Pond, Figtree Kitchen Cafe, and Pickwick's at the Banke, space permitting.
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, we encourage you to try nearby off-site parking options including Portsmouth's two parking garages:
- Hanover Street Garage (near Market Square)
- Foundry Place Garage (near Sheraton, Residence Inn, Fairfield Inn & Suites)
There is NO ON-SITE PARKING FOR SPECIAL EVENTS as it is reserved for those with handicap plates or hangtags only. Special events include but are not limited to: An American Celebration, Vintage & Vine, PASSPORT, Ghosts on the Banke, and Candlelight Stroll.