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Walking Tour: The Women of Portsmouth

Discover Portsmouth
10 Middle St.
Portsmouth, NH 03801
United States

Learn the untold stories of navigators, preachers, artists, authors, tavern keepers, and madams who defied stereotypes and shaped Portsmouth. Tour guide Lauren Gianino will take you through Portsmouth for this engaging 75-minute tour. You will pass by many beautiful historic sites and learn some interesting facts about Portsmouth women along the way, such as:

How one of Washington’s slaves came to live in Portsmouth

How Prescott Park came to be

How Daniels St. got its name

Who is the “grandmother of Portsmouth tourism”

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