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Millyard Museum

Mill No. 3 200 Bedford Street, corner of Commercial and Pleasant Streets, Manchester, NH
603-0622-7531
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Enjoyable but pricy for what it is.

Wonderful intro to the city! About an hour for an overview of the history, culture, and even... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
bolild
via mobile
Amazing history

Small but full of information, this museum filled me in on the history of these extraordinary... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Robert F
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San Antonio, Texas
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Museum dedicated to history and influence of the mills in Manchester.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good39%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Mill No. 3 200 Bedford Street, corner of Commercial and Pleasant Streets, Manchester, NH
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603-0622-7531
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Wonderful intro to the city! About an hour for an overview of the history, culture, and even architecture of the city. Informative exhibits require a lot of reading. O felt like $8 was a lot for what was included. The temporary quilt exhibit included some...More

Thank bolild
Reviewed 5 days ago

Small but full of information, this museum filled me in on the history of these extraordinary buildings. In 1936 when the original company went bankrupt, the city had the good sense to raise five million dollars (a fortune then) to purchase the properties. Although only...More

Thank Robert F
Reviewed 1 week ago

The history of these old brick buildings and the architecture and original purposes of the houses in Manchester was answered through the museum tour. We were intrigued by the city and it's large buildings and wondered why - the museum helped answer some of this....More

Thank karsmith
Reviewed 9 August 2017

My daughters and I love history and thoroughly enjoyed our visit to the museum. We live in Manchester and especially like exhibits that show "then and now." Very relaxing self-guided tour, fun gift shop.

Thank Edward P
Reviewed 25 July 2017

A great museum depicting an important aspect of New Hampshire History. A leisurely walk through the exhibits is well worth your time.

Thank John K
Reviewed 18 July 2017

This is a wonderful museum telling a story that should resonate with all of us. The engaging, lively exhibits present the history of the Amoskeag mills, the immigrants who came to work, and the city that rose around the mills. It's a story that is...More

Thank Maymomvt
Reviewed 10 July 2017

This museum was recommended by the staff at the Amoskeag Fishways Nature Center as a must-see while visiting the City. We were not disappointed. The staff and docents were very helpful with questions. The exhibits were first-rate for a museum of this size and the...More

Thank HistoryBuffFlorida
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Superb presentation of the history of the Amoskeag mills and the resulting city. Well-designed, informative, this museum led to my learning a lot about my city I did not know. Great fun!

2  Thank jpar3
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Wether you are visiting or already live in Manchester, this is a great place to learn about the city's beginnings. It is surprising just how many things were made in these mills. Great way to spend a few hours!

1  Thank Mustanyguyswife
Reviewed 19 January 2017

We love museums and for a surprise I took my husband here. He lived in Manchester NH his whole life and didn't even know about it. He was thrilled. Seeing the architecture of the mills and how they functioned as well as things from the...More

Thank mjremillard
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