Voices from the Museum: Lives and Legends

PURCHASE TICKETS HERE. On Saturday and Sunday, October 20 and 21, from 10am to 5pm, the Woodman Museum, along with a cast of forty actors and tour guides, will proudly present its sixth re-enactment event called “Lives & Legends: Voices From the Museum”. In the space of a 90-minute guided

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Father’s Day at the Woodman

In celebration of Father’s Day, the Woodman Museum is offering half-priced admission for dads and granddads on Saturday, June 17 and Sunday, June 18.  Bring your dad and view our extensive colonial and military collection! It’s a great day-trip idea–and we’re right in the heart of Dover. Show your dad

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Voices from the Museum: Lives and Legends

PURCHASE TICKETS HERE. On Saturday and Sunday, October 20 and 21, from 10am to 5pm, the Woodman Museum, along with a cast of forty actors and tour guides, will proudly present its sixth re-enactment event called “Lives & Legends: Voices From the Museum”. In the space of a 90-minute guided

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The Port of Dover Exhibit

The Woodman Museum’s new gallery exhibit, “The Port of Dover,” is open to the public. Our exhibit highlights the prominence of our lovely city as a bustling trading port. Dover’s history is inextricably linked with the Cochecho River, upon which it was founded. Our show offers a glimpse into its

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“Art is Central” at the Thom Hindle Gallery

Creative people need solitude, lack of distraction, and unadulterated concentration. Ted Reynolds was born in Dover, New Hampshire, where he spent most of his early life, on March 11, 1928. After attending Dover High School he moved to New York City in order to pursue his career as an artist.

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Discounted Library Passes

We are proud to announce our continuing partnership with area libraries to offer discounted admission prices to the general public! Our area libraries are a great resource and we are happy to offer discounted admissions for the great people who frequent them. For more information and to sign up, click

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Bad Lab Beer, BBQ and Ballads (Summer Fundraiser)

4-8pm, August 19. Featuring beer and food by Bad Lab Beer Co. and the music of Great Bay Sailor and the Bog Standard playing maritime, Irish/Scottish, British and old-time music. Tickets $5/person. Tours of the museum end at 5:30pm but are included with admission price.    

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Gundalow Ribbon Cutting & Woodman Raffle

The Woodman Museum will be participating in the June 24 ribbon cutting ceremony for Henry Law Park’s new playground! We are raffling off a beautiful remarque print by Christopher James Ward entitled “Old Dover Landing.” The framed print, numbered and autographed and with a “remarque” pencil and oil drawing beneath

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Woodman Museum Celebrates Memorial Day 2018

The Woodman Museum will  be leading an effort to commemorate 2018’s Memorial Day (Monday, May 28) on the grounds of the Dover Public Library and at the Grand Army of the Republic Monument at the Pine Hill Cemetery. At 10:00am, members of the Woodman Museum—alongside 1st NH Light Artillery reenactors—will

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Dover Discovery Day & May Partnership with Dupont’s Service Center

Dover, NH has been home to the Woodman Museum for more than 100 years! To celebrate we are offering free admission for Dover residents on Saturday, May 13, 2017 10 am – 5 pm.    In addition to our great exhibits you can visit with local area non-profits that will be

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