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New Hampshire Boat Museum

399 Center St, Wolfeboro, NH 03896
+1 603-569-4554
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Great Ride!!!!

A perfect girlfriend weekend thing to do, we went on the NH Boat Museum old boat ride on the Millie... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Ellie G
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Intervale, New Hampshire
Rainy Day Fun

We had a very pleasant visit to this little museum. The wooden boats were just beautiful. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Stephanie M
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Jacksonville, FL, United States
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The Museum features many of the finest examples of vintage mahogany and antique boats on a rotating basis, including; Gar Wood, Chris-Craft, Century, Dodge, Penn Yan, Lyman and Hacker. There are runabouts, race-boats, canoes, guide boats, and sail boats. Whether you are an outboard, steam, paddle or sail enthusiast, the displays, enhanced with archival photos, trophies and models, bring to life a truly grand era of boating. If you love the fine craftsmanship of a vintage boat, the aura of a time gone by, or the camaraderie of being with people who share your interest in preserving the past; the New Hampshire Boat Museum offers you many venues to explore through exhibits, events, and educational programs.
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  • Very good33%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Opens in 16 min
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 16:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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399 Center St, Wolfeboro, NH 03896
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+1 603-569-4554
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A perfect girlfriend weekend thing to do, we went on the NH Boat Museum old boat ride on the Millie B. Our Captain and boat guide was informative, he took us to see some beautiful spots, some fabulous homes you could only see from the...More

1  Thank Ellie G
NH B, Manager at New Hampshire Boat Museum, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you so much for the kind review and we're glad you enjoyed your Millie B ride! We hope you will take advantage of the free admission ticket to visit the New Hampshire Boat Museum. We think you will enjoy it just as much.

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a very pleasant visit to this little museum. The wooden boats were just beautiful. The interactive displays keep our 12 year old grandson busy.

Thank Stephanie M
NH B, Manager at New Hampshire Boat Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

We are thrilled you enjoyed the museum and that your grandson did as well. We try hard to have fun things for kids to do while their parents/grandparents see the exhibits.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Our group of 6 booked a tour of Lake Winnepesaukee on the Millie B of Vintage Boat Rides out of Wolfeboro Maine. We were told that the boat was a vintage boat and that we would have a 45 to 1 hour tour. We were...More

Thank Bonnie Lee C
NH B, Manager at New Hampshire Boat Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for riding the Millie B. We are so sorry the ride did not meet your expectations as we strive to provide an excellent experience. I have alerted the Operations Manager who has spoken with our captain and dock attendant on the day of...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I took a trip up to Wolfboro to visit the museum and we loved our own tour of the facility. We were surprised by all the different boats/accessories and background information provided.Also great for bringing children.

Thank sylvia21
NH B, Manager at New Hampshire Boat Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for visiting and we're glad you enjoyed it!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great boat trip in a relatively small and beautifully kept boat (8 passengers). As a result you get a more peronalized tour around the lake and the opportunity to look at some stunning properties, incl. those of Mitt Romney, the late Madame Soong Mei-ling Chiang...More

Thank René v
Lisa Simpson L, Manager at New Hampshire Boat Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are so happy to enjoyed the Millie B. boat ride in a vintage HackerCraft. We hope you will take advantage of your free admission ticket to visit the New Hampshire Boat Museum. Everyone who rides the Millie B gets a free ticket to the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took the 45-minute boat tour out of Wolfeboro city dock on a beautiful summer day. Trip was great; captain was very knowledgeable. Loved seeing the lake from the water. Highly recommend sitting up front with the captain so you can ask lots of questions. Highly...More

Thank celadon0102
Lisa Simpson L, Manager at New Hampshire Boat Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are so pleased you enjoyed your ride on the Millie B, the New Hampshire Boat Museum's vintage HackerCraft. We hope you will take advantage of your free admission to the Boat Museum with your Millie B ticket stub!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Small, well-kept collection of beautiful vintage boats with an interesting introductory video. Recommend for boat and transit enthusiasts.More

Thank Thatcher M
NH B, Manager at New Hampshire Boat Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks so much for your nice review. We are pleased you enjoyed it. Also, for those who say "I don't like boats" there is plenty to interest you. We try to tell the stories behind life on New Hampshire's lakes to interest everyone. Hope you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This small museum is ready to move to the big time...they are expanding to a new location that will larger exhibits and more history of families and lives on the lake. Beautiful boats and small boat exhibit...history film is shown. If you love nautical history...stop...More

Thank Hallie46
NH B, Manager at New Hampshire Boat Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks so much for your kind review. We're glad you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 5 June 2017

Small museum with some interesting exhibits and history. Had it not been such a miserable wet day, we would have loved to have taken a boat tour. We did have a difficult time finding this place, even with a GPS.More

Thank Karenkinm
NH B, General Manager at New Hampshire Boat Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2017

Hi - thanks for visiting! Sorry you had a hard time finding the museum. Our gps address is 399 Center Street, Wolfeboro. Our Millie B boat rides run on the weekends during the shoulder season and daily in July and August. Hope you can come...More

Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

We had a gorgeous trip on the lake on the Millie B boat. The captains gave us info on the lake and showed us some of the larger homes and gave us trivia on some celebrity owners. The boat is a remake of an antique...More

Thank caitlynnb
NH B, Manager at New Hampshire Boat Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2017

Thank you so much for your kind review of the Millie B boat ride. It is a very unique way to get out on Lake Winnipesaukee in a vintage boat. We hope you will come visit the Museum as well. With every trip on the...More

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Response from Cbjath1 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the typo done by auto-spell check on my previous answer. The price of admission is worth the effort the volunteers make.
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