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Preserving the History & Heritage of Lake Winnipesaukee & Vicinity
Welcome to the website for the Lake Winnipesaukee Museum, part of the Lake Winnipesaukee Historical Society. Here at the museum, and in greater part, the historical society, we are dedicated to preserving the history of Lake Winnipesaukee and the towns that circle its shores. To help fulfill that mission, we have created this website to serve as your virtual portal to the history of the region. Use these links below to begin exploring now!
OPENING SOON!

Watch for our season opening around
Mid-June!
2018 Lecture Series
  • Wednesday, June 20 • 7PM
    Underwater History
  • Wednesday, June 27 • 7PM
    The Islands of Winnipesaukee
  • Wednesday, July 18 • 7PM
    Old Camps on Lake Wentworth and Winnipesaukee
  • Wednesday, July 25 • 7PM
    The Grand Resort Hotels of the White Mountains
  • Wednesday, August 1 • 7PM
    Digging into Native New Hampshire History
  • Wednesday, August 8 • 7PM
    A Theater Near You
  • Wednesday, August 22 • 7PM
    Steamboats of Winnipesaukee
  • Saturday, August 25 • 11AM
    Picturing the Past
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