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
Historic House Season
Explore 300+ years of history. Tour historic houses on original sites, meet engaging costumed roleplayers, watch traditional crafts demonstrations, and explore heirloom gardens. Open daily from May 1 through October 31.
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. Enjoy a menu that varies with the season and delightful ice cream treats and bakery goods.
Portsmouth Possessions: Objects that Shaped the City Exhibit
Opening June 1, 2023
In celebration of the City of Portsmouth, New Hampshire's 400th anniversary, Strawbery Banke presents "Portsmouth Possessions: Objects that Shaped the City," a new exhibit for the 2023 season. Collections on view include objects featured in the book "A History of Portsmouth NH in 101 Objects," as well as textiles, furniture, portraits, samplers, and objects relating to local industries.
Tuesdays on the Terrace Summer Concert Series
June 20-August 29, 2023, 5:30-7 PM
Enjoy acoustic music amid the summer splendor of Puddle Dock with Strawbery Banke's popular annual concert series. Each Tuesday evening, a variety of local musicians perform on the open-air stage.