- 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
Run by volunteers at the Rye Historical Society, Square House Museum features artifacts from the settlers of the 17th century until present day. The exhibit displays Native American artifacts, Revolutionary War letters, agricultural tools, and more.
Whale-watching excursions led by Atlantic Whale Watch depart regularly from New Hampshire's Rye Harbor. The company also conducts chartered fishing expeditions in the Atlantic Ocean. Call or email Atlantic Whale Watch to make reservations.
Built in 1923, The Leavitt Fine Arts Theatre has shown first-run films in its single, 600-seat auditorium for over 90 consecutive years. Guests adore its history and old-fashioned character, which is highlighted by real, buttered popcorn.