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Simply Stunning

The Central Square in Keene is quaint, warm, friendly and inviting. All the stores downtown have a... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Freeport, Maine
The Set of Back To The Future!

Gorgeous typical New England town square. I swear to you, I kept looking for Doc and the DeLorean... read more

Reviewed 2 May 2017
Beth B
Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
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“main street” (18 reviews)
“new england” (29 reviews)
Keene, NH
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The Central Square in Keene is quaint, warm, friendly and inviting. All the stores downtown have a beautiful array of products and owners and staff who care for their customers and clients.

Thank porschedriver01
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Gorgeous typical New England town square. I swear to you, I kept looking for Doc and the DeLorean! It has the clock tower, the statue, the bandstand; all that's missing is the malt shop. Great restaurants and cool shops line both sides of the street....More

1  Thank Beth B
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Keene's central square and main street is quaint, however, it is a very beautiful place to spend the day shopping or experiencing great restaurants and local stores!

Thank Kelly O
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

We spent some time in March at an AB&B that was in walking distance of Central Square. We ate at several restaurants, shopped at numerous specialty stores, and in general just enjoyed the area.

Thank charlesdonnal
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Keene is such a lovely New England town. Many great shops on the main street. Definitely visit In the Company of Flowers! And so many restaurants to chose from. The colonial theatre on main street has some great shows and movies...Prime Roast has amazing coffee...More

Thank christineswanzey0344
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Keene NH is a small New England town over-run by college students to the point they caused this town to lose it's long run Pumpkin Festival they had for many years. It has become rather run down and crime ridden, homeless individuals, and drugs...what was...More

2  Thank sjdreamer3
Reviewed 21 January 2017

This is small city ambience right out of the movie studios. A beautiful tree shaded square, iron fencing, floers in summer, with benches for sitting and watching the world go by. At the top of the square is a large white steepled church, with small...More

Thank Wombat27_11
Reviewed 18 January 2017

The Monadnock Region is real hidden jewel if you enjoy experiencing New England at it's very best. Central Square Is part of the experience. Really too many things to see to mention and suggest you check out the region on the web.

Thank 413lee
Reviewed 15 December 2016

so, before the square was a bit of a mess. There were people smoking salvia and basically it was a hang out. The store owners were a bit upset (wonderful stores here) and yet it was all legal. Now it is a New England tradition...More

2  Thank Kitty M
Reviewed 27 October 2016

A wonderfully picturesque common with often photographed church steeple. Just a beautiful centerpiece for a nice New Hampshire city.

1  Thank johnrN7682GL
Nearby Restaurants
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The Stage Restaurant & Cafe
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Prime Roast Coffee Co.
48 reviews
.11 km away
Nearby Attractions
Colonial Theatre
58 reviews
.30 km away
Cheshire Children's Museum
18 reviews
.68 km away
Historical Society of Cheshire County
17 reviews
.76 km away
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two murders here, one woman found in the park dead......still needs work.
8 March 2017|
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Response from 413lee | Reviewed this property |
I will second the comments made by Wombat 27. The Keene Main Street and in particular the view of the UCC Church steeple looking through the trees during Fall foliage is a sight to remember. In summertime concerts are held... More
Hello, can you tell me how far it is in miles from MBR to Old Town Marabella?
28 December 2014|
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Response from Embrace_Life_Now | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I don't know what MBR is.