Portsmouth + Southern New Hampshire

Portsmouth + Southern New Hampshire Travel Guide

Articles about Portsmouth + Southern New Hampshire

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Hotels in Portsmouth + Southern New Hampshire

Carved out of an 1890 brick building that was once Keene's preeminent department store, the hotel is the only high-end place to stay in town. It's on the main drag, steps from the gazebo (and, in October, the giant pumpkin towers).

Restaurants in Portsmouth + Southern New Hampshire

“Lexie’s is a little burger place with a great philosophy and an admirable commitment to cooking from scratch. Their burgers aren’t the typically obscene American flesh bombs—you can have one with french fries, fried pickles, and beer and still stand up afterward.

Things to do in Portsmouth + Southern New Hampshire

The living-museum aims to make history real: costumed docents explain what life was like in Portsmouth from the late 17th to the mid-20th centuries, and on certain summer days, kids can participate in “Archaeology Camp,” daylong archaeological digs on the grounds.