Woodman Members Day / Membership Drive

For our 2018 Members Day, the Woodman Museum will be staging an open-house with special guided “member” tours showcasing all the new exhibits and changes in the Hale and Woodman Houses. The taxidermy, scouting and Native American artifact exhibits in the Woodman and the entire first floor at the Hale

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2018 Members Day at the Woodman

For our 2018 Members Day, the Woodman Museum will be staging an open-house with special guided tours showcasing all the new exhibits and changes in the Hale and Woodman Houses. The taxidermy, scouting and Native American artifact exhibits in the Woodman and the entire first floor at the Hale House

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2018 Spring Fundraiser @ 7th Settlement

Join us for a party! Great beer, great food, raffles, a trivia contest, and brewery tours are all on offer. In honor of the Woodman Museum, our friends at 7th Settlement are recreating the Woodman IPA. A new keg is being brewed and will be available to purchase by the

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LCHIP Grant Awarded to the Woodman

The Woodman Museum has received a $6,000 grant award from the NH Land and Community Heritage Investment Program (LCHIP) to support its efforts to strategically assess and identify problems and necessary architectural improvements at the Woodman House (built in 1818), one of four buildings on the museum campus. The grant

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Woodman Fundraiser @ Ember Wood Fire Grill

Join us at Ember Wood Fire Grill (the site of the old firehouse) at 6pm on Nov. 16 for a chance to support the Woodman Museum. Director of Dover Public Library and Woodman trustee Cathy Beaudoin will be giving a talk about the various historical fires that have ravaged our

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Night at the Museum V: More Voices from the Cemetery

The Woodman is announcing its fifth annual Night at the Museum event, “More Voices from the Cemetery,” to be held at the picturesque Pine Hill Cemetery on the weekend of October 13-14. Join us for a celebration of some of Dover’s most famous, noteworthy and notorious residents. Live actors and

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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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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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Woodman Museum Closed for Winter Season

The Woodman is closed for the 2017-2018 Winter season from Dec. 18, 2017 to April 4, 2018.  However, staff and volunteers will typically be available Monday-Friday, contingent upon weather and other events. To schedule an appointment with the museum for research or other purposes, please contact 603-742-1038 or e-mail us

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Woodman Museum Closed for Winter Season

The Woodman is closed for the 2017-2018 Winter season from Dec. 18, 2017 to April 4, 2018.  However, staff and volunteers will typically be available Monday-Friday, contingent upon weather and other events. To schedule an appointment with the museum for research or other purposes, please contact 603-742-1038 or e-mail us

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