PORTSMOUTH — Join Strawbery Banke for a special Mother’s Day tour celebrating Puddle Dock families and their matriarchs. During a 60-minute guided tour, explore three historic houses, meet a costumed roleplayer, and learn the meaning of family throughout history. Discover the welcoming 19th-century household of Mary Rider, a savvy businesswoman, immerse in the Victorian lifestyle of Sarah Goodwin, and explore the home of Sarah Shapiro, an early 20th-century Ukrainian immigrant.
The one-hour, guided tours will depart every 30-minutes on Sun., May 9, from 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. The last self-guided tour departs at 3:00 p.m. Limited tickets are available for each guided tour. Advanced ticket purchase strongly encouraged.
Costs are: Non-member: Adults $15; Children (ages 5-17) $10; Children (under 5) free, ticket required.
COVID-19: All museum visitors are asked to review the Museum's COVID-19 precautions before purchasing tickets and visiting the museum. To follow the guidance of the CDC, the NH Department of Health and Human Services, and the Portsmouth Health Officer, all visitors are required to keep a safe distance of at least 6 feet between households at all times and wear a mask covering over mouth and nose.
To purchase tickets, visit www.strawberybanke.org or call 603-433-1100.