Participating Organizations

Learn more about how your organization can join the New Hampshire History Network.

American Independence Museum

1 Governors Lane
Exeter, NH 03833

The American Independence Museum promotes awareness, increases understanding and celebrates the freedoms of American Independence to recognize the many facets of the founding of our nation, and to encourage and inspire civic engagement today.

Canterbury Shaker Village

288 Shaker Road
Canterbury, NH 03224

Canterbury Shaker Village is dedicated to preserving the 200-year legacy of the Canterbury Shakers and to providing a place for learning, reflection, and renewal of the human spirit.

Conway Public Library

15 Greenwood Avenue
Conway, NH 03818

The Conway Public Library holds state and town histories for New Hampshire and Oxford County, Maine, along with family histories, maps, photographs, and other materials, most of which are related to the immediate region. 

Historical Society of Amherst, NH

PO Box 717
Amherst, NH 03031

The mission of the Historical Society of Amherst, NH, is to promote the study and recording of Amherst’s rich history, and to arrange for the safekeeping of artifacts and old records.

Historical Society of Cheshire County

PO Box 803 / 246 Main Street
Keene, NH 03431

The mission of the Historical Society of Cheshire County is to collect, preserve, and communicate the history of Cheshire County.

Hopkinton Historical Society

300 Main Street
Hopkinton, NH 03229

The purpose of the New Hampshire Antiquarian Society [doing business as Hopkinton Historical Society], a not-for-profit organization, is to investigate, collect, preserve, and communicate whatever may relate to the history of the Town of Hopkinton.

Kingston Historical Museum

Nichols Memorial Library
169 Main Street
Kingston, NH 03848

The Kingston Historical Museum complex includes five buildings dedicated to preserve the heritage and culture of Kingston, NH.

Lyme Historians

PO Box 41
Lyme, NH 03768

The Lyme Historians is organized and operated exclusively for charitable and educational purposes, specifically to research the history of Lyme and share it with residents and others; to preserve documents, records, photographs, maps, and other relevant artifacts; and to cultivate an appreciation of the town's history and how it informs the present.

Manchester Historic Association

129 Amherst Street
Manchester, NH 03101

The Manchester Historic Association collects, preserves, and shares the history of Manchester, New Hampshire, USA.

Monadnock Center for History and Culture at the Peterborough Historical Society

PO Box 58 / 19 Grove Street
Peterborough, NH 03458

The Monadnock Center connects residents and visitors to the history and culture of the Monadnock Region of New Hampshire.

Museum of the White Mountains

17 High Street, MSC 73 / 34 Highland Street
Plymouth, NH 03264

The mission of the Museum of the White Mountains is to obtain, maintain, and provide access to resources and activities that educate and engage its audience with the region's artistic, historical, geographic, and cultural treasures. Its purpose is to enrich the life and scholarship of the Plymouth State University community, researchers, and the broader public.

New Hampshire Historical Society

30 Park Street
Concord, NH 03301

The independent nonprofit that saves, preserves, and shares New Hampshire history.

New London Historical Society

PO Box 965
New London, NH 03257

The mission of the New London Historical Society is to preserve the history of the New London area by collecting and conserving artifacts; offering education and programs; and collaborating with other local and regional organizations.

Portsmouth Athenaeum

9 Market Square
Portsmouth, NH 03801

The Proprietors of the Portsmouth Athenaeum associate to promote learning and advance useful knowledge among consituents and the wider learning community by facilitating convivial interchange and intellectual discourse; maintaining our historic buildings and library; and collecting and preserving materials relevant to the history and culture of Portsmouth and the Piscataqua region. 

Portsmouth Historical Society 

10 Middle Street
Portsmouth, NH 03801

The Portsmouth Historical Society tells Portsmouth stories and provides a central city location where, in cooperation with other groups, the society introduces, interprets, and stimulates the study of Portsmouth history. 

Rye Historical Society

PO Box 583 / 10 Olde Parish Road
Rye, NH 03870

Through special exhibits and regular programs and museum hours, the Rye Historical Society aims to engage people in the vital aspects of Rye's history so that current issues may be better understood and future plans respect the natural and human history of the town. 

Sandwich Historical Society

PO Box 244
Center Sandwich, NH 03227

Located in Center Sandwich, New Hampshire, the mission of the Sandwich Historical Society is to collect and preserve the material culture and historical record of the town of Sandwich, and to use these resources in service to the public through educational experiences and outreach to the community.

Strawbery Banke Museum

14 Hancock Street
Portsmouth, NH 03801

To promote understanding of the lives of individuals and the value of community through encounters with the history and ongoing preservation of a New England waterfront neighborhood.