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Odiorne Point State Park Rye 3.1 mi away
#2 of 12 things to do in Rye
There are bike and nature trails, places to picnic, tidal pools to explore, and everything that is perfect for a family outing, scout trip, or elementary school field trip.
Breathtaking rocky coast with sandy areas to sit with the kids is a naturural delight
Great Island Common
#2 of 7 things to do in New Castle
There are picnic tables, stone benches, a walking trail, a great little playground for the kids, lots of trees, and plenty of room to play games like volleyball, fly a kite, or just sit in a chair and relax.
This place is a hidden gem with a white sandy beach, children’s playground, gazebos for family reunions, volleyball nets and a bath house.
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Portsmouth Harbor Lighthouse
#1 of 7 things to do in New Castle
This is the landmark historic site of the Fort William and Mary (1174 raid), where the kids can climb and play.
This is a scenic and pretty area where families were playing on the grassy area while we were there.
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Fort Stark State Historic Site
#4 of 7 things to do in New Castle
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Cape Neddick Nubble Lighthouse York, ME 10.4 mi away
#1 of 26 things to do in York
This historic lighthouse Located on a rocky island just off shore, makes for a perfect picture or selfie for couples and families… A great place for a short visit, save 30 to 40 minutes… It's well worth the drive...
The children love climbing around on the rocks, the teens enjoy practicing some amateur photography, and my wife and I love the sound of the surf, the fresh smell of the air, the beauty of the lighthouse and its'...
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Long Sands Beach York Beach, ME 9.2 mi away
#1 of 8 things to do in York Beach
Our family loves LSB - the waves are usually great for surfers, the beach is clean and life guarded, and there is a bath house that is kept clean.
The clustered rocks at either end of the beach make it the prefect spot for kids to explore and find treasures (tiny crabs, shells etc.).
Prescott Park Portsmouth 0.4 mi away
#6 of 49 things to do in Portsmouth
This gardens are the original site in the historic district next to the water....historical plantings with history and tours by the historical society....great for families with great restaurants less than a block...
The upkeep of this park is superb - beautiful flowers and a nice place to relax and enjoy the river views, eat a sandwich or just sit and visit with family and friends.
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Children's Museum of New Hampshire Dover 10.0 mi away
#1 of 18 things to do in Dover
We worried our kids were a bit old for a children's museum (11, 13, 15), but even the older kids had a great time, and so did Mom and Dad.
The Children's Museum of New Hampshire is a fantastic spot to bring children, adult and grandparents.
Short Sands Beach York Beach, ME 10.1 mi away
#2 of 8 things to do in York Beach
From the boardwalk (such as it is) that runs along Short Sands, my partner and saw: folks using metal detectors on the beach; a blustery wedding ceremony at the Union Bluff; kids on swings looking out at the ocean.
Our children: ages 11-20 years, play basketball on the courts, listen to the evening music at the gazebo, bowling, ice cream, dining, shopping and people watching.
USS Albacore Museum Portsmouth 0.5 mi away
#4 of 49 things to do in Portsmouth
Great for any history buffs and great for children because you have free range of the sub, and can climb into the bunks, sit in the navigation room and push all the buttons and pretend you are steering, you can ev...
Excellent experience for history buffs, military enthusiasts, and families as well!
Wiggly Bridge and Steedman Woods York Harbor, ME 7.8 mi away
#2 of 5 things to do in York Harbor
Wonderful stop for the kids and adults alike!
Always fun to watch the kids jumping off the bridge into the York River.
Fort McClary State Park Kittery, ME 2.6 mi away
#1 of 8 things to do in Kittery
This is also a picturesque place, perfect for family photos and even selfies, so bring your camera.
very nice place to take family for a day of outdoor fun and a picnic good for kids and safe place to play games
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Woodman Institute Museum Dover 9.8 mi away
#2 of 18 things to do in Dover
Take your best friend, date, spouse or the whole family and visit the Woodman Institute Museum in Dover, NH!!!
GO HERE! Bring your children!
Fort Foster Kittery Point, ME 3.6 mi away
#1 of 3 things to do in Kittery Point
We stumbled upon it the first time, but made sure to share it with our entire family the second time.
Kids (and adults) can find hermit crabs, snails, really B-I-G crabs and more.
Market Square Portsmouth 0.1 mi away
#5 of 49 things to do in Portsmouth
The variety of fun gifts for the off-humor family members, kids, quality imported Irish products, tobacco/pipe for those man cave meetings and unique jewelry for myself made the time well worth the stop.
We took our grand daughters shoe shopping at Lively Kids which is a treasure trove of clothing and assessories for young children right in the heart of Portsmouth.
York's Wild Kingdom Zoo and Fun Park York Beach, ME 10.0 mi away
#3 of 8 things to do in York Beach
After your done the zoo if you purchased tickets to the little amusement park if your children are young it is designed for their enjoyment and their is a days worth of fun to have with them!
There was plenty to keep them entertained in the zoo area, and the rides in the kids section was perfect for their tastes.
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Strawbery Banke Museum Portsmouth 0.3 mi away
#3 of 49 things to do in Portsmouth
The Christmas Stroll is a family event we enjoy every year, walking through the snow, visiting homes and talking to the actors as though we went back in time.
... the next day and they'll give you that day's colored ticket; this is great if the weather turns, kids get cranky, you've got some other activity planned (really great idea from the museum!) (4) there are nearb...
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Tendercrop Farm Dover 7.6 mi away
#3 of 18 things to do in Dover
Great place to buy fresh veggies fruit and meats Great soup bar and pre made salads wraps dessert Often entertainment for kids and families Live animals on site
After living outside the USA for some years, some of my family members came back in town and were really impressed with the variety, quality and freshness of all the store has to offer Although we miss the old far...
Wallis Sands State Beach Rye 3.7 mi away
#3 of 12 things to do in Rye
There is usually parking if you come during the week, free for veterans with ID! Depending on the weather and the tides the kids can find small seashells a remnant of crab lying around.
This is a great beach for kids and there are rocks to climb and explore on either side of the beach.
Wagon Hill Farm Durham 8.9 mi away
#1 of 10 things to do in Durham
Wagon Hill Farm has a gently-sloped hill that starts at the wagon and goes toward Route 4. It’s a great place for younger children to enjoy sledding in the winter.
The kids love sledding in the winter and walking the trails year round.
Seacoast Science Center Rye 3.2 mi away
#5 of 12 things to do in Rye
The grounds and views are spectacular sample of the east coast...tidal pools, trails, rocky coastline, beach, and even a playground...a truly beautiful individual or family outing.
"Kids love it" Parent's love it, because its a friendly hands on, place where kids of all ages can enjoy history of the area, how to help our sea by recycling and did I mention it's child proofed for safety so tha...
Hampton Airfield Hampton 8.8 mi away
#3 of 11 things to do in Hampton
Wonderful food charming spot great view of air field kids love on a sunny day for pictures old flying air models hanging form ceiling.
Although it can be busy at times, the food and view of the runway traffic is perfect for aviators and families alike
Maine Visitor Information Center Kittery, ME 1.2 mi away
#3 of 8 things to do in Kittery
Kids enjoyed the attractions inside as well as posing next to Smokey the Bear statue for pics.
There is a dog relief area for your 4 footed family members.
Seacoast New Hampshire Sportfishing Rye 5.2 mi away
#4 of 12 things to do in Rye
Unbeatable day of fishing, Excellent family and kid friendly experience
Bob is a very professional, knowledgeable and fun guide who is excellent with children.
Jenness State Beach Rye Beach 4.3 mi away
#1 of 2 things to do in Rye Beach
Rye Harbor State Park Rye 5.3 mi away
#7 of 12 things to do in Rye
Atlantic Whale Watch Rye 5.3 mi away
#6 of 12 things to do in Rye
We were in town (from Pittsburgh, PA) visiting family and top on my agenda for things to do was go on a whale watch-- I'd been twice years ago as a teenager and really wanted to have my daughters and mom share the...
The only caveat about boarding with small children is that it's really a 4-4.5 hours journey - maybe a bit long for small children (but what an adventure they will have!).
Peirce Island Portsmouth 0.5 mi away
#20 of 49 things to do in Portsmouth
Great family walking/hiking all ages.
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Great Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve Stratham 7.1 mi away
#3 of 10 things to do in Stratham
Good for kids and adults alike with many hands-on activities and just plain fun.
A young family could readily spend a couple of interesting hours here, especially in good weather.
Water Country Portsmouth 3.1 mi away
#33 of 49 things to do in Portsmouth
This is a great family experience if your family loves water!
Great place for kids of all ages!