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Keefe House Gallery Open House April ...

Keefe House Gallery at The Woodman — New Hampshire’s newest professional Fine Art gallery, located in a beautifully preserved Victorian Era home at 15 Summer Street in Dover — will host a celebratory Open House on Sunday, April 26 from Noon until 3:00 PM. The public is cordially invited, and refreshments will be served. The Keefe House Galler [...]

Why is this display case empty?

Because we’re waiting to hear from you. Have you ever thought your personal collection would be a great exhibit? Well now is your chance. Whatever you collect- if your are passionate about collecting and want to share with others in the community then tell us why your collection would be a great featured exhibit. Fill out the form below [...]

We are open for the season

Our 99th Season is here! We’ve been very busy this winter and have a great many surprises in store. Join us for opening day Wednesday, April 1st and be sure to sign up for our weekly email to stay on top of the events.

Rain Garden Installation

Last fall, the Woodman Museum, the Great Bay Stewards, and a tribe of thoughtful volunteers worked together to install a rain garden at one of the museum’s buildings. The rain garden collects runoff from a section of the main building roof, and allows it to soak into the ground to reduce the amount of storm water flowing into the river. Read [...]

Historic Keefe House is available for...

Historic Keefe House is available for meetings
Choose an elegant setting for your next business meeting or social event. The 1825 Keefe House is available for business breakfast meetings, seminars or an evening wine & cheese event with clients or business associates. We can provide catering, AV and private guided tours for a unique event. (more…)

Woodman Museum Welcomes Active Duty M...

Immediate families of a military member CURRENTLY DEPLOYED and away from home are welcome to visit the Woodman Museum for free.  All active military members HOME ON LEAVE are invited to visit and have a unique museum experience with family members…bring a picnic lunch and enjoy the museum grounds before or after your visit. We recognize the h [...]

Events at the Woodman

2015 Events:

Spring Art Exhibit - Open House April 26

Summer Sampler - June

Antique and Classic Auto Show - September

Night at the Museum III - August

Veteran's Day Celebration - November

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Members play a vital role in the support of the museum and enjoy access to special events and unlimited visits. For just $35 a year, enjoy all the museum has to offer all season long. Click here to join