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Discover Portsmouth

10 Middle St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-4305
+1 603-436-8433
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Portsmouth 101

Had a great tour of the downtown area. Our volunteer guide was personable as well as well educated... read more

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Reviewed 3 days ago
nomorton
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Newport, Rhode Island
Very Entertaining and Informative Walking Tour

We took the tour with Alan, who is a bit stiff but was very knowledgeable. He pointed out several... read more

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Reviewed 4 days ago
Q4133KGrichards
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Portsmouth, New Hampshire
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Start you visit at Discover Portsmouth. We offer a 12 minute film on the city's history, a beautiful museum shop, changing exhibitions, walking tours (Memorial Day - Columbus Day), city map, and public rest rooms.
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good27%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“walking tour” (20 reviews)
“short film” (8 reviews)
“art exhibits” (5 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:30 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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10 Middle St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-4305
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Had a great tour of the downtown area. Our volunteer guide was personable as well as well educated and will look forward to learning more about this fair city the next time we visit.

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Reviewed 4 days ago

We took the tour with Alan, who is a bit stiff but was very knowledgeable. He pointed out several of the historical buildings in the area. The tour moved along at a good pace, not too fast or slow. The museum staff was extremely friendly...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

My 18 y.o. niece was visiting so we took the tour together. I moved to Portsmouth last year and wanted to know more to share with family and friends when they visit. The tour was a great length and very well-done. The staff at the...More

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Robin A, Guest Relations Manager at Discover Portsmouth, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks for your lovely comments. Much appreciated.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Took the 1 1/2 hour walking tour on the city and was very impressed with the docents knowledge and insights. He gave us a good overall feel for the city. I would highly recommend that anyone unfamiliar with the city, start at Discover Portsmouth as...More

Thank Jeffrey L
Robin A, Guest Relations Manager at Discover Portsmouth, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks so much! Glad you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When we entered this building we were greeted right away. We were offered different maps of the city and were given a lot of information. Overall the volunteers here do a great job introducing people to the city of Portsmouth.

Thank Ilana11
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our first stop upon arriving in Portsmouth. Small museum inside, with lots of tourist information.

Thank Tom B
Robin A, Guest Relations Manager at Discover Portsmouth, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the comments!

Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

My husband and I truly enjoyed the walking tour of historic Portsmouth offered by Discover Portsmouth. This is a service provided by the non-profit Portsmouth Historical Society. The tour, which was led by an incredibly knowledgeable volunteer, was focused on architectural styles of several buildings...More

Thank Nancy0531
Robin A, Guest Relations Manager at Discover Portsmouth, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2017

Thanks so much!

Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Wonderful walking tour of downtown Portsmouth. The your takes about 2 hours and is more informational than a long walk. The guide gives extensive history of the architecture and early settlers of the city from the 1600"s to present day. Well worth the $15, especially...More

Thank Robin M
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Jeff walked us around Portsmouth, giving us historical details of the town and some of its historical houses. Discover Portsmouth should be ever visitors first stop when visiting this fabulous city.

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Reviewed 3 July 2017

The tour guide was knowledgeable, personable, and had a love for what he was doing. He spoke clearly and made sure everyone was close enough to hear.

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