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Millyard Museum

Mill No. 3 200 Bedford Street, corner of Commercial and Pleasant Streets, Manchester, NH
603-0622-7531
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Museum is small but very informative and interesting but not for younger kids. My 12 years old, who... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Larissa921
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Needham, Massachusetts
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A very good museum. You can learn a lot of interesting things from our history. I recommend to... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
21THOMAS12
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Manchester, New Hampshire
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Museum dedicated to history and influence of the mills in Manchester.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good39%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Mill No. 3 200 Bedford Street, corner of Commercial and Pleasant Streets, Manchester, NH
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603-0622-7531
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"manchester's history"
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"great place to learn"
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"self guided tour"
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"old mill"
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"city's past"
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"manchester nh"
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"great for kids"
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"couple of hours"
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"well worth the visit"
in 2 reviews
"all ages"
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"free parking"
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"mills"
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"workers"
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"importance"
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"heritage"
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"exhibits"
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"beginnings"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Museum is small but very informative and interesting but not for younger kids. My 12 years old, who loves history could spend there time and read everything. But my other too was too bored. We spent there may be 30 minuets till my toddler was...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A very good museum. You can learn a lot of interesting things from our history. I recommend to visit

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Reviewed 5 March 2018

Learning about the development of Manchester NH, and the way the Amoskeag Mills influence this city is amazing.

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Reviewed 14 December 2017

The museum is not large, but it highlights the city's past, when the city boasted the largest textile mill complex in the world. The mills brought thousands of Canadian workers to the city and ran three shifts a day until cheaper labor was found in...More

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Reviewed 6 November 2017

Excellent museum covering Manchester's industrial history, located in an historic mill building. Well worth a visit -- great for kids as well as adults.

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Reviewed 5 November 2017

Cute small museum where is possible to get information about history of Manchester and people who lived there. It wasn't easy to find the museum entrance. Fortunately there was a man who showed me the direction. When you come to the building, go to the...More

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Reviewed 14 October 2017

This is a great place to visit to learn the History of Manchester and the Mills and the effect on our state. Our first trip and we didn't know it was there. Exhibits are very well done and educational. We will go back ad visit...More

Thank Linda S
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Reviewed 24 September 2017

After living in the area for many years, I visited the Millyard Museum one weekend during the Smithsonian's annual Museum Day Live! program. This was a real treat, filling me in on some fascinating local history. This is a small & lovingly curated museum. It...More

Thank Ellen K
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Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Wonderful intro to the city! About an hour for an overview of the history, culture, and even architecture of the city. Informative exhibits require a lot of reading. O felt like $8 was a lot for what was included. The temporary quilt exhibit included some...More

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Reviewed 14 September 2017

Small but full of information, this museum filled me in on the history of these extraordinary buildings. In 1936 when the original company went bankrupt, the city had the good sense to raise five million dollars (a fortune then) to purchase the properties. Although only...More

Thank Robert F
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