Shaw Research Library
Tuesdays – Saturdays
1 to 4 p.m.
and by special arrangement


Randall Gallery
Tuesdays – Saturdays
1 to 4 p.m.


Reading Room
1 to 4 p.m.
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The Athenæum today continues a long tradition of mutual improvement by maintaining a library of over 40,000 volumes and an archive of materials relating to local history. The Athenæum also sponsors exhibitions, concerts, lectures, and other educational and cultural programs.
Portsmouth Athenæum
P.O. Box 366
6-9 Market Square
Portsmouth, NH 03802
(603) 431-2538

Portsmouth Athenaeum