Come see what’s new…

Welcome to our 98th Season. Our new exhibits include an early fire hose cart that was used during the 1907 Cocheco Mill fire, recently acquired and is now on display in the Hale House along with displays about Dover’s Marilla Ricker, inventor Moses Farmer, a recently found walking stick that belonged to William Flagg, and a new exhibit featur [...]

2014 Feature Exhibit

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The special exhibition in the 1818 Woodman House, celebrates 175 years of photography with a “Tintypes to Digital” presentation that showcases early images and cameras that includes the first 35 mm camera, the World’s first digital watch camera , a 1905 Expo Pocket Watch camera, the first Polaroid, Brownies and Instamatics& [...]

Night at the Woodman – Cast List Anno...

Night at the Woodman – Cast List Announced
Back from its first sold-out run last year, The Woodman Museum will present Night at the Woodman Museum II – Notable Events: The Good, the Bad and the Strange, on August 22, 23, 24.   2014 Cast List With all new material, the production will include 22 scenes of Dover history that will come to life during the hour and a half tour through [...]

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 is a Blue Star Museum

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 [...]

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