Fun things to do in New Hampshire with the kids
Listed below are some of the fun things to do with kids in New Hampshire.
You will find Diana’s bath not far from Conway which is on the Eastern edge of the White Mountains. Kids will enjoy splashing around the naturally formed pools with little waterfalls which stream into each pool.
Take a trip down Kancamagus Highway
The Kancamagus Highway stretches over 56 miles and goes directly through New Hampshire White Mountains. This twisty two-line highway reaches up to 3,000 feet in elevation. Along the route, you will find stunning views across the white mountains. You are spoilt with the vast choice of hiking trails and camping spots. Along the route, you will see plenty of waterfalls and beautiful streams.
Hampton Beach is a great place to visit with the kids. Walk along the boardwalk and enjoy the live entertainment and boutique shops. Kids can enjoy the sandy shores and beautiful views.
Great Island Common
New Hampshire is home to the Great Island Common which is another beautiful beach with a playground and picnic area. Just a few minute’s drive from Wentworth, the Great Island Common is well worth a visit.
Strawberry Banke Museum
A few steps down from Portsmouth is the Strawberry Banke Museum. Take the kids and tour the houses built in the 1600s and learn all about the first settlers in this seacoast region.
Children’s Museum of New Hampshire
Only a 20-minute drive from Portsmouth is Dover which is home to the Children’s Museum of New Hampshire. This museum provides a hands-on experience and features lots of exhibits and activities that are designed to educate kids of all ages.
Prescott Park Arts Festival
The Prescott Park Arts Festival comes alive every summer and features live performances from the Seacoast Repertory Theatre.
Mill Falls Marketplace
This quaint town is home to lots of wonderful restaurants, shops, and Mill Falls Marketplace which is an outdoor shopping area including an art gallery, toy store, and lots of wonderful clothing boutiques.