Attractions & Things To Do Nearby
Durham, New Hampshire
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"The Museum of Art of the University of New Hampshire maintains a permanent art collection intended for use in exhibitions, teaching, and research. Since it is in part a teaching collection, attention must be given to coordinating our acquisitions with academic needs. The major goal of the museum is to acquire works of art of the highest quality in accordance with the museum's Collection Guidelines."
(This excerpt taken from UNH Museum of Art website)
"The Woodman is a true turn of the century natural history, local history and art museum that has been around since 1916. Four historic buildings that includes an original 1675 colonial garrison house furnished with period artifacts, the Senator John P. Hale home built in 1813, displays furniture, paintings, fire & police memorabilia, nautical instruments and model ships, a Cocheco Mill exhibit, antique powder horns, tools, toys, dolls, musical instruments, pewter and china."
(This excerpt taken from Woodman Museum website)
"Since 1977, Pontine Theatre has been an active particpant in the development of actor-based theatre, creating work that is engaging, innovative and original. Pontine's work is founded on the actor training technique of French actor, Etienne Decroux. Co-Artistic Directors, Marguerite Mathews and Gregory Gathers, have produced over fifty original works. Creating and performing these works, Pontine has introduced their unique form of theatre to audiences throughout New England, transforming audience interest in gestural theatre, puppetry, toy theatre and storytelling into enthusiasm for this distinctive synthesis of forms."
(This excerpt taken from Pontine Theatre website)
"The USS Albacore is a research submarine, designed by the U.S. Navy to test experimental features used in modern submarines. The Navy tested top-secret features that led to the high-speed silent operation used on modern U.S. submarines. Today Albacore has been preserved and opened to the public Every visitor can go inside and explore this remarkable submarine. You'll be able to look through the periscope, explore the control room, engineering spaces, and bunkrooms, and hear crewmembers tell of things that happened when they were at sea. "
(This excerpt taken from USS Albacore website)
"The Isles of Shoals Steamship Company has been operating for over 25 years cruising the Piscataqua River and Isles of Shoals. We offer a variety of cruises to suit nearly everyone. Whether it be with family, friends, co-workers, students or hosting a special celebration, our crew looks forward to welcoming you aboard. Come cruise with us and take in the breathtaking NH seacoast."
(This excerpt taken from Isles of Shoals Steamship Company website)
"Jackson House is the oldest surviving wood-frame house in New Hampshire. The house was built by Richard Jackson, a woodworker, farmer, and mariner, on his family's twenty-five-acre plot."
(This excerpt taken from Jackson House website)
"Albacore provides a unique opportunity to see where a crew of 55 worked and lived. You will see some of the unusual features of this prototype submarine and hear some of the experiences of her crew."
(This excerpt taken from Albacore Park website)
"Our Mission: Actively engage families in hands-on discovery. Our Vision: To inspire all to become the next generation of innovators and creative thinkers"
(This excerpt taken from Children's Museum of New Hampshire website)
"For over 35 years, Water Country has been the go-to destination for wholesome family-friendly fun in New Hampshire. Water Country is New England's largest, cleanest, safest, and friendliest waterpark, featuring family-friendly rides and attractions like Big Ollie, Dr. Von Dark's Tunnel of Terror, and our a 1/4 mile-long adventure river. Come visit the best water park in New Hampshire for one of our many special events, great family dining options, and much more!"
(This excerpt taken from Water Country website)
"When you charter Seafari, we'll provide you with a memorable day of Deep Sea Fishing, Scuba Diving, Whale Watching or just relaxing aboard while cruising the river or coast. Private charters aboard Seafari are available from April 1st until the end of November for 1 to 20 people, depending on the type of trip."
(This excerpt taken from Seafari Charters website)