A non-profit organization, the Exeter Historical Society offers regular programs of local historical interest and is a repository for documents, maps, photos, artifacts and other ephemera pertaining to Exeter, New Hampshire.
The Exeter Historical Society is the steward of Exeter's rich past. It is our mission to preserve Exeter's history and educate students, the community, and visitors of all ages through programming and outreach.
A little bit about us...
What We do & What We've Done
The Exeter Historical Society...
Provides eight regular monthly programs of historical interest each year, October through May
Visits schools with Civil War and WWII workshops to educate students about the Exeter experience
Was awarded Business of the Year - Small Non-Profit/Educational Category, 2011, by the Exeter Area Chamber of Commerce
Produces the monthly video series, the Exeter History Minutes
Writes the bi-weekly column, "Historically Speaking" in the Exeter News-Letter
Conducts genealogical research for members and patrons
Presents programs of local history to community organizations
Creates exhibits of local artifacts