Downtown Portsmouth and its adjacent neighborhoods, the South End and North End, include many points of scenic and historic significance, including 10 buildings on the National Register of Historic Buildings, 10 National Historic Landmarks, and three homes maintained by the Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities.
These pages present some of the highlights. For PortsmouthNH.com’s listing of tours of Portsmouth and the Seacoast, see Things to Do > Tours.
Also, from June to early October, walking tours are offered from Discover Portsmouth, 10 Middle St., covering the highlights of Portsmouth’s historic downtown and the waterfront. Call (603) 436-8433 for the walking tour schedule and prices.