Strawbery Banke Museum
- Picnic Area
- Handicap Access
- Downtown Portsmouth
- Tourism members
- Family Fun
- Event & Function Space
Strawbery Banke Museum, in the heart of historic downtown Portsmouth, New Hampshire, is a 10-acre outdoor history museum dedicated to bringing 300+ years of American history to life. The Museum is a place for children, adults, multigenerational families and groups to gather to explore heritage gardens, historic buildings, crafts, preservation programs, hands-on activities, stories told by costumed role-players and the changing exhibits that offer hours of fun and discovery. The Museum’s restored buildings and open space invite visitors to immerse themselves in the past. The Museum welcomes 95,000 visitors, members, schoolchildren and volunteers who love New Hampshire history for daily programs, exhibits, skating and signature special events throughout the year.
JobsHistorical RoleplayerCategory: HospitalityUsing Strawbery Banke’s buildings, collections, and landscapes, a Historical Roleplayer helps museum visitors connect their experiences and memories to the past through the portrayal of an individual living during a particular period in Portsmouth history. She/he uses a variety of approaches to communicate historical information, with a focus on providing an outstanding visitor ...read more
ContactPhone:(603) 433-1100Seasonal GardenerCategory: Property MaintenanceThe Seasonal Gardener maintains period and teaching gardens, interpreting four centuries of garden and landscape history. The position involves engaging with the general public in a museum/historic/cultural landscape with a focus on garden preservation and maintenance. The part-time, seasonal schedule is 7.5 hours on Sundays, from May through October. Occasional evening and other hours may be ...read more
ContactPhone:(603) 433-1100Historical InterpreterCategory: HospitalityUsing Strawbery Banke’s buildings, collections, landscapes and written resources, promote the Museum’s mission to share the ongoing history of a seaport neighborhood, celebrating the lives of ordinary individuals and the value of community by helping museum visitors engage with the past. Duties and Responsibilities:Interact with visitors of all ages, interests, abilities and backgrounds to ...read more
ContactPhone:(603) 433-1100Parking Lot AttendantCategory: HospitalityParking Lot Attendants greet visitors from all over the world as they arrive at Strawbery Banke, provide information about the museum and Portsmouth, and ensure an engaging welcome to all. Duties and Responsibilities:Be an information resource for visitors, providing directions and other assistance as requestedCollect parking fees and ensure accurate and secure cash handingMonitor parking lot ...read more
ContactPhone:(603) 433-1100Visitor Services AssociateCategory: HospitalityVisitor Services Associates greet visitors from all over the world as they arrive at Strawbery Banke; sell admission tickets, memberships, and merchandise; and provide visitors with the information they need to start their tour of the museum. Duties and Responsibilities:Provide excellent customer service and relations to deliver an outstanding visitor experience to visitors of all ages, ...read more
GPS Coordinates for Strawbery Banke Museum: N43°4.4919, W070°45.198 Located downtown at intersection of Hancock & Marcy Streets.