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Ashland Railroad Station Museum
Ashland Historical Society. Station built 1869, restored to c.1891. 69 Depot St. 968-3902. July & Aug, Sat 14. www.oldashlandnh.org
POI: Squam River Covered Bridge, Old Ashland Elementary School, Ashland Town Hall, Ashland Grist Mill, St. Mark's Episcopal Church, Ashland Baptist Church
Pauline E Glidden Toy Museum
Ashland Historical Society. c.1810 cape over 2000 antique toys in the collection. 49 Main St, 968-7289, July & Aug, Wed Frit 14.
Whipple House Museum
Ashland Historical Society. Local history museum birthplace and childhood home of Nobel Prize winner Dr. George Hoyt Whipple.
14 Pleasant St, 968-7716. July & August, Wed & Fri, 1-4 p.m.
Bath Historical Society
POI: Bath, Bath-Haverhill & Swiftwater covered bridges, c.1824 Brick Store, The Narrows, 1st Garden Plaque, Bath Congregational Church, Historic Upper Village, Payson Mansion 747-2085
Bethlehem Heritage Society Museum
Highlights of Bethlehem's tourism history, 1870-1950's Visitors Center, 2182 Main St., 869-3330. The Museum within the Visitor Center is open daily from 10 am to 4 pm July 1st through Labor Day. During foliage, from Labor day to Columbus Day, we are open on the weekends from 10 am to 4 pm. We are also open by appointment by calling 603-869-2175 or 603-869-3330.
POI: Upper Ammonoosuc Falls
The Rocks Estate
Historic property, working Christmas Tree farm, themed tours and programs, self-guided trails open to the public. Buses welcome. 4 Christmas Lane (off Rt 302), 444-6228. Daily.
Campton Historical Society Museum
Housed in rehabilitated 1855 Town House, Grange Hall & Carriage Shed. 529 Rt 175, 726-3813. Th 103.
POI: Blair Covered Bridge, Historic Marker Program
Dorchester Historical Society Museum
c.1808 North District School building. Master's desk, compass and chain used in laying out lots of the town in 1773. Town Common, Town House Rd, 523-7136 & 786-9954
May Oct, Sun 24, or by appt.
POI: Dorchester Community Church, Dorchester Town Hall
Flume Gorge & Visitor Center
Museum and trail to natural flume gorge, discovered 1808. Rt 3, Franconia Notch State Park, 745-8391.
May mid-Oct. www.flumegorge.com $
Franconia Heritage Museum
c.1880 Victorian home. See how Franconians lived 100 years ago. 553 Main St, 823-5000. Friday and Saturday, 1-4pm (Memorial Day Weekend to Halloween). www.franconianh.org
POI: Dow Academy, 1889 Iron Bridge
The Frost Place
c.1915 homestead of Robert Frost, now a museum and center
for poetry & the arts. Ridge Rd, 823-5510. Mem Day Col Day, June wknds, 15; July Oct, WedMon 15; July 2630, 35. www.frostplace.org $
Iron Furnace Interpretive Center
The only blast furnace still standing in NH. Rt 18, Main St Always open. Self-guided. www.franconianh.org
New England Ski Museum
Exhibits & films on history of skiing, museum shop. Free. Exit 34B, I-93. 823-7177. Mem Day Mar, daily 105.
Old Man of the Mountain Museum
Specialized museum on the Old Man of the Mountain. Exit 34B off I-93, Franconia Notch Parkway, 823-8800 Mem Day Columbus Day, 94.
Telling the Story of 200 Years of White Mountain History: The People, The Places, and The Events. With over 1,000 vintage images.
Alumni Hall Cultural & Interpretive Center
Fine & Performing Arts Center, year-round events, Hall rental. 75 Court St, 989-5500. Visitor Center open mid-June mid-Oct, daily 104.
POI: Haverhill Corner historic district, Pearson Hall, Ladd Street School
Holderness Historical Society Museum
Meetings are monthly from June-September. Flyer available at Library and Post Office. Rt 3 behind post office, 968-7487.
June-Oct, Sat 102 or by appt.
Historic train rides through the White Mountains. Rt 112, 745-2135. Call for hours. www.hoborr.com $
Upper Pemigewasset Historical Society Museum
26 Church St, 745-8159. Mid-June Columbus Day, Wed 24, Sat 68 or by appt. www.lincoln.lib.nh.us/history.htm
Lisbon Area Historical Society
6 South Main Street, Lisbon, NH 03585. Mailing address: PO Bo 6, Lisbon, NH 03585. By appt.
POI: Historic railroad station under restoration as museum
Littleton Area Historical Society Research Room
Mt. Eustis Commons, 262 Cottage Street, Suite 109 444-6435. Wed 10:304.
POI: Grist Mill, Riverwalk Covered Bridge, Historic Walking Tours, Pollyanna, Saranac Glove & Tannery Building
Clark's Trading Post
Trained bears, antique Americana, steam train rides & more Rt 3, 745-8913. Memorial Day Columbus Day, call for hours. www.clarkstradingpost.com $
Gateway Visitor Center
Accessible information center with interactive displays on White Mountain National Forest history. Audio-described tour. I-93, Exit 32, 745-3816. Daily, all year.
Lost River Gorge & Boulder Caves
Self-guided tours of caves, first documented in 1852. Rt 112W, 745-8031. Mid-May mid-Oct. May, Jun, Sep, Oct, 95. Jul & Aug 96. www.findlostriver.com $
Piermont Historical Society Museum
Focus on Piermont families and environment. 130 Rt 10, 272-4974. By appt only.
Plymouth Historical Society Museum
c.1770 original Grafton County courthouse building. Court Street, Downtown Plymouth, PO Box 603, 536-2337. May Nov, Sat 102.
POI: Heritage Trail
Polar Caves Park
Glacial cave tours since 1922. Rt 25, 5 miles off I-93, Exit 26. May mid-Oct, daily 95. www.polarcaves.com $
Mary Baker Eddy Historic Home
Founder of Christian Science lived here 1860-62. 58 Stinson Lake Rd, 786-9943. May Oct by appt.
Rumney Historical Society Museum
c.1856 building, originally a church, then town hall. Main St & Buffalo Rd, 786-9291. Mem Day Labor Day, Sat 102.
Sugar Hill Historical Society Museum
Changing exhibits & Genealogy Library. Rt 117, Main St 823-5336. Closed for the season. Re-opening June 2010.
Thornton Historical Society
16 Merrill Access Road, 726-4232
POI: Thornton Town House, West Thornton Grange Hall,
West Thornton Methodist Church
Warren Historical Society Museum
Displays the original Redstone Rocket. 112 Water St, 764-5865. April Dec, Sun 124 and by appt.
Wentworth Historical Society Museum
Museum located in restored Railroad Station. Eastside Rd, 764-5243. Mem Day Labor Day, Sat 102. Hotel Wentworth, Woodsville