The Children's Museum
of New Hampshire
6 Washington Street
Dover, NH 03820
Jan 1-June 14, open Tues-Sun, open Mondays for school vacation weeks and selected holidays.
June 15-Aug 31, open daily
Sept 1 - Dec 31, open Tues-Sun, open Mondays for school vacation weeks and selected holidays.
Situated in the heart of downtown Dover, the Children's Museum of New Hampshire is housed in the historic and fully renovated armory building, and features 16,000 square feet of innovative exhibits designed to entertain and delight guests of all ages. The memorable Museum setting includes beautiful views of the Cocheco River and surrounding historic mill buildings. The Museum's central location and easy parking offers added convenience.
The Museum offers a blend of art, science and cultural experiences for families. At the heart of our mission is a commitment to offering access to all children and families by minimizing barriers that prevent fair and meaningful educational and cultural opportunities. Since its inception, the Museum has served over 2 million people from New Hampshire and beyond.
The Children's Museum is New Hampshire's most visited educational and cultural institution. In our three years in Dover, the Museum has reached over 280,000 students and families from 110 New Hampshire towns and cities, communities throughout New England, and visitors from all over the world. 50% of our visitors came in free or with reduced admission, and 24% are from underserved audiences.
It is best to program the following address into your GPS Unit:
10 Henry Law Avenue
Dover, NH 03820