Street Address
Woodman Institute Museum and the William Damm Garrison
182 Central Ave
Dover, NH 03820
Mailing Address
P.O. Box 146
Dover, NH 03821
Hours
Wednesday - Sunday 12:30-4:30 except holidays. Closed Jan-March
Admissions
ADULTS $8.00
Seniors 65 + & Students $6.00
6-15 $3.00
5 under FREE
Staff
Thom Hindle, Trustee/Director
phone: 603-742-1038

Description

We are a classic "turn of the century" museum with collections displayed in antique cabinets within many unique rooms. We display the largest collection of minerals north of Harvard University in Boston..shells, birds, mammals, indian artifacts, civial war to include a saddle used by President Lincoln to review his troops, local fire and police, early natical equipment, musical instruments, antique dolls early paintings to include Tarbell,early furniture, local mill exhibit, early furniture, clocks, military collections,birds,butterflys, and a furnished 1675 colonial garrison house.

History

Established in 1916 from the will of Annie Woodman.

Artifacts Collections

See above descriptions (numerous)

Research Collections

Local history reserach library (Dover, N.H. area)

Educational Programs

School groups/historical groups on site only

    Governance

    private/non profit

    Library

    Access: Members

    Appointment required: Yes

    Publications

    A member newsletter 2-3 times a year