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Address: 40 Park Ave, Hampton, NH 03842-2159
Phone Number: 603-929-0781
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A rich afternoon.

A generous, knowledgeable, personable volunteer staff member treated us to a surprisingly varied exhibit of historical buildings and artifacts. We were also offered access to the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 15, 2016
colvinkathy
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Jacksonville Beach, Florida
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Jacksonville Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016

A generous, knowledgeable, personable volunteer staff member treated us to a surprisingly varied exhibit of historical buildings and artifacts. We were also offered access to the library of topical reference materials, but that will have to wait for another trip! The reconstructed barn, beach cabin from mid-century, and fire museum each delivered vignettes of historical curiosities.

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Hampton, New Hampshire, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

Many many items to review and look through - beautiful grounds - a reat Sunday trip and visit- must see if you are into history

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Hampton, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2015

The town of Hampton has a great collection stored here. So many donations from so many people with deep ties and roots to the town make up an astonishing and historic museum filled with artifacts. Don't miss out on the collection from the Hampton Fire Department. It's worth the time to stop in and tour.

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Newland, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2015

This museum is mostly operated by volunteers of the Hampton Historical Society. Everything Hampton and Hampton Beach is available to read and see with numerous buildings on the grounds. Guided tours are available at no charge or a kind donation. Family Genealogies are available for study as well as all of the history and significant events that have occurred over... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2015

Great place! Lots to see and so much genealogy records. Staff was very helpful and knowledgeable. Fine curators

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Cohoes, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

If you're looking for an interesting way to spend some time, check out the TUCK Museum in Hampton, NH. Although tiny, it offered a learning experience about how Hampton started. There are five (5) buildings, each having a unique story of the history of Hampton. Ellie is the Guide. Her wealth of knowledge and pride in her position made the... More 

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Hampton
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015 via mobile

Lovely local museum, outstandingly well maintained, interesting exhibits centered around the history of the town and the area, lively insights into the everyday life of the people back in the days, and lots of stories, told well by the friendly museum staff. When we were planning the day in the morning we thought we might be staying at the museum... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015 via mobile

A wonderful history lesson of Hampton NH! We enjoyed everything about our visit today from the history of Hampton beach and early Hampton industries to the old school house to the 1930's beach cottage , the historic barn filled with antique tools and the firefighters exhibit. The volunteers were extremely kind, friendly and knowledgable!

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Hampton
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

if you are in the area and would like to find out more about the town of Hampton and Hampton Beach, stop on by and see what Hampton was like

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Hampton, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

This museum is a treasure. Excellent beach, farming history . Volunteers who do tours are superb ! Where else can you find out about Vikings, Goody Cole, NH's only witch, see fire fighting equipment , an actual beach cottage, local war heroes , see gardens, attend the annual pig roast in August ? It's really something special and needs community... More 

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