- Our list of the best things to do in Dover, New Hampshire, features the top 182 nearby activities — including 91 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Dover, NH has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Museums & Galleries, Sights & Landmarks, and Entertainment & Shows.
- The results below include the top 10 things to do within the city of Dover, NH , followed by 172 popular activities in nearby cities, including Portsmouth, Hampton, Kennebunkport, Ogunquit, Rye, Kennebunk, Amesbury, Exeter, Durham, Kittery, South Berwick, Seabrook, Rochester, New Castle, Lee, North Hampton and Candia
Seacoast Gymnastics Center provides a range of gymnastic activities for youth including recreational gymnastics, tumbling and team gymnastics. The center offers tot, preschool, beginner and intermediate classes and also features ninja challenge classes for boys.
Rochester Opers House Tickets is a non-profit organization that presents shows tailored to adults, families, students, and teens. The house offers a summer theatre camp and can be transformed into a dance club.
Mount Agamentious is a 30,000-acre park reserve with many different animals including deer, bobcat, coyote, fox, mink, muskrat, opossum, otter, raccoon, squirrel, skunk, and weasels. Visitors can snowshoe, walk, bike, horseback ride, run, and watch for birds.
Yummies Candy & Nuts offer a variety of candies for kids and adults. They also have souvenirs and other items at affordable rates in the store. Their customers have felt like they were kids again after visiting the store.
The USS Albacore Museum hosts the USS Albacore submarine, one of the earliest submarines in the United States Coast Guard. The area also has a gift store, an audio tour where people can learn more about the submarine, and an area to pay respect to all those who served.
The Kittery Historical and Naval Museum features the history of Maine's oldest town, settled in 1623. There is a large collection of maritime documents, artifacts and antique ship models on display, plus rare archeological finds.
Portsmouth Harbor Cruises has a 2 1/2 hour sunset cruise, a 1 1/4 hour Portsmouth Harbor cruise, and a 2 1/2 hour Isles of Shoals cruise. Additionally, when fall leaves are at their best, the company offers an Inland River and Fall Foliage cruise that is 2 1/2 hours long.
Located in a historic building built in 1864, The Red Door Pottery Studio is a pottery workshop and gallery open to the public. The studio also offers a collection of local jewelry, prints, and pottery available for purchase.