Thursday, October 7 at 5:30pm

J. Dennis Robinson will be here to sign copies of his new, thrilling murder mystery that takes place in Portsmouth (and features our very own John Paul Jones House!) Can’t make it? Get your copy at the online Museum Shop.

We’ll also be announcing the winners of this year’s Young Writer’s Contest and handing out the fabulous prizes!

John Paul Jones House Last Day of the Season: Monday, October 11

The leaves are turning, and it’s time to close up for the season! The John Paul Jones House will be closed to the public after Monday, October 11, with one exception. We will be open on the afternoon of Veterans Day to honor those who dedicate themselves to the service of their country.

Gingerbread is Coming Soon!

Fall is here, and that means we’re gearing up for the sweet extravaganza that is the annual Gingerbread House Contest & Exhibition!

This year’s theme is all about New Hampshire. What’s your favorite 603
thing? Of course, we’ll be doing the raffles, scavenger hunts, and awards, so start thinking about your entry today!

Details and more at

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