- Our list of the best things to do in Exeter, New Hampshire, features the top 267 nearby activities — including 109 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Exeter, NH has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Museums & Galleries, Sights & Landmarks, and Entertainment & Shows.
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Showcasing local artisans, The Riverwalk Bead Shop & Gallery has metal jewelry on display made out of precious stones. The gallery hosts jewelry making classes where visitors can learn metal smithing and fold forming techniques.
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A public botanical garden, the Fuller Gardens contains a Colonial Revival Style formal rose garden, Japanese garden, and an array of English perennials.
Island Cruises has several cruise offerings for exploring the New Hampshire seacoast, from their informative lobster trips to their 2 to 3 hour tours of nearby islands. Lunch and dinner are also available on their Star Island Walkabout.
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.
In addition to selling surf boards and other accessories, Summer Sessions Surf Shop offers a variety of surf programs for visitors of all ages. The lessons provide training on how to use a surf board with knowledgeable instructors.