Events at a Glance
Nothing from November 18, 2017 to November 25, 2017.
The Athenæum houses an outstanding collection of documents and artifacts relating to local history. It also preserves what is undoubtedly the finest collection in the state of materials relating to the history of New Hampshire’s only major seaport.
Currently, the Randall Gallery is closed as we install the final exhibit celebrating 200 Years of Treasures at the Portsmouth Athenaeum. Join us for the opening of the “Show of Shows” exhibit on Friday Dec. 1 from 5-7 p.m.
Wednesday, November 15, 2017 Tom Hardiman presents "Crowdsourced Treasures: Selections from the Athenaeum's Collections". The Athenaeum's collections are largely the creation of its Proprietors and other civic-minded locals, who for 200 years have donated books,...read more
Trailer for Picture Portsmouth Join us for the premiere of Picture Portsmouth with filmmaker Tom Clark of TCPictures. Date: November 9, 2017 Time: 7 p.m. Location: Research Library, third floor of the Portsmouth Athenaeum. Space is limited for this free event. Please...read more
November 9, 2017 7:00 p.m., Research Library Director Tom Clark of TCPictures debuts Picture Portsmouth, a documentary of Portsmouth's history, featuring a "then & now" photo comparison and a computer model video exploring the evolution of Market Square...read more