We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Poore Family Homestead Historic Farm Museum

Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: RFD #1, Stewartstown, Colebrook, NH 03576
Phone Number: 603-237-5500
Today
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Sat - Sun 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Description:

Established in 1862, this farm is a monument to New England farmers.

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 7 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 3
    Excellent
  • 2
    Very good
  • 0
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
House tour is great

Though the buildings are run down, what's in them is well worth seeing. Propaganda flyer from the Spanish American War, advertisings and clippings neatly displayed and well worth... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 7, 2015
KaTe2
,
Exeter, New Hampshire
Add Photo Write a Review

7 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Showing 6: English reviews
Newmarket, New Hampshire
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2015

A truly unforgettable place! Bring the kids, learn about farming, view old tools and garden plants, or go to one of their summer events...like pressing apple cider with an old fashioned hand press.

Helpful?
Thank annmarie2015
Exeter, New Hampshire
Level Contributor
324 reviews
129 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Though the buildings are run down, what's in them is well worth seeing. Propaganda flyer from the Spanish American War, advertisings and clippings neatly displayed and well worth reading (don't miss the Advice to Wife and the Circus ones) and great collection of farm equipment and old clothing.

Helpful?
Thank KaTe2
Uxbridge, Massachusetts
Level Contributor
32 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

If you like the old farming days. , this place is a must see.Most likely not open in the winter, altho check the website for the schedule of happenings. Pay attention to the detailed garden. ( which plant is what ) In my opinion this is very interesting.

Helpful?
Thank Karen F
Bradford, Massachusetts
Level Contributor
183 reviews
98 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Everything I saw online said the site was open to the public year-round. I parked at the information booth and there were "no trespassing" signs all around and the booth had a "closed" sign on it. No other information was provided. Very disappointed.

Helpful?
1 Thank dave d
Salem, Massachusetts
Level Contributor
41 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

I love this museum and property. If you love authentic REAL historical places like I do you will love it. I really like how the family property and things are from the place and not perfect. See how people really lived in the North Country. Plenty for men and women to enjoy. For the ladies, antique needle work abounds and... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank HopeM1
Aurora
Level Contributor
248 reviews
114 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014 via mobile

The Poore Farm is the real deal: enter a time warp and emerge 100+ years ago, to a world without electricity, with few modern items, where hard work and grit were required to make it through each day. It is all here, in a charming setting. There are also hiking trails. Be sure to speak with the docents, who are... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Film G

Travelers who viewed Poore Family Homestead Historic Farm Museum also viewed

 

Been to Poore Family Homestead Historic Farm Museum? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Poore Family Homestead Historic Farm Museum staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?