Current Exhibit

"The North End: A Lost Portsmouth Neighborhood."

View of the North End, c. 1967. Shaded area marks the boundaries of Vaughan Street Urban Renewal Project. Aerial courtesy of Portsmouth Housing Authority.

One Event Remaining

June 4, Saturday: "Walking The North End". Tour directed by Dr. Richard Candee beginning at 10:00 a.m. from Discover Portsmouth.

Reservations recommended for all events at (603) 431-2538. Events will be held in the Research Library.

~ Summer Exhibit ~

Architecture of the Piscataqua: A Photographic Reflection

The architect John Mead Howells published "The Architectural Heritage of the Piscataqua" nearly eighty years ago. This exhibition is a photographic reflection of this book and the houses that inspired Howells to record them for posterity.

Please join us for the opening reception on July 26, 2016.









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