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.
JobsSeasonal GardenerCategory: Property MaintenanceThe Seasonal Gardener maintains period and teaching gardens, interpreting four centuries of garden and landscape history. She/he engages with the general public and works closely with volunteers within the museum landscape, with a focus on garden preservation and maintenance processes. Maintain the gardens and general landscape at the museum using historic and modern horticultural ...read more
ContactPhone:(603) 433-1100Historical Roleplayer (Horticulture)Category: HospitalityJob purpose: Using 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
GPS Coordinates for Strawbery Banke Museum: N43°4.4919, W070°45.198 Located downtown at intersection of Hancock & Marcy Streets.