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Worth a few hours

Very nice museum with interesting exhibits of New London history. Their collection of old... read more

Reviewed September 2, 2018
Jonathan S
Burlington, Connecticut
Timeless History

Wonderful, well-cared for buildings. Great collection of historical artifacts and beautiful... read more

Reviewed September 2, 2018
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179 Little Sunapee Rd, New London, NH 03257-5104
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Reviewed September 2, 2018

Very nice museum with interesting exhibits of New London history. Their collection of old carriages is great. Set up as an old village, with several interesting buildings.

Thank Jonathan S
Reviewed September 2, 2018

Wonderful, well-cared for buildings. Great collection of historical artifacts and beautiful grounds... perfect for a trip back to another time. Several of the main buildings were closed when I visited... preparations were being made for a wedding later that evening... but I enjoyed walking the...More

Thank sandytravelbug
Reviewed August 8, 2018

This is a fantastic historical society with 15 buildings full of history. The transportation museum is phenomenal, with a large collection of carriages and sleighs like none I've seen before. I took my in-laws here in July. They have traveled all over the world and...More

Thank Mender B
Reviewed November 10, 2017 via mobile

The New London Historical Museum is a collection of historic buildings that have been gathered from different parts of the county. But the village is so much more than buildings. There are wonderful collections in many of the buildings. One holds buggies and wagons from...More

Thank gordoharv
Reviewed November 9, 2017

went to a wedding here and it was absolutely beautiful!! everyone was very helpful. highly recommend.

Thank annetteg932
Reviewed September 4, 2017

Our son and daughter-in-law were married at the New London Historical Society this past weekend. This historical, rural locale offered the perfect venue for this most special day. They were married in the courtyard amidst blooming hydrangeas and several historical buildings including a schoolhouse. The...More

Thank meggiet
Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

The New London Historical Society is an absolute gem of a place, not as well known as it should be. It has some 15 buildings, including 2 barns, a school house, a store, a functioning blacksmith shop and a fully furnished residence, all dating from...More

Thank Debbie-NL
Reviewed November 16, 2016

We attended a wedding here and even though it was a rainy summer day it was still beautiful as we were protected by the gorgeous barn. Great historical nature atmosphere.

Thank Sara M
Reviewed October 14, 2016

We attended a beautiful wedding in the gorgeous barn, surrounding by the history and natural beauty of New England in the Fall.

Thank kfwalker2016
Reviewed August 22, 2016

New London is a small town, yet the Historical Society manages to do a great job showing off a collection which contains great variety and local curios. The have many great events and their open days are not to be missed. Music, working blacksmiths, colonial...More

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