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A 40-day spiritual journey from the Source to the Sea May 31 - July 9, 2017 CONCORD, NH - The first-ever spiritual Pilgrimage along the length of the Connecticut River, from northern New Hampshire to the Atlantic Ocean will be... Read more →


Get creative this winter at the Currier Museum Art Center. Join us for creative courses and workshops for every age and skill-level. We offer training in a variety of artistic media including paint, clay, glass, photography and more. Also join... Read more →


The last Zimmerman House tours of the season are on January 2. Don’t miss your chance to tour this Usonian Gem. Zimmerman House tours provide visitors with a 90-minute exploration of the house with information about Frank Lloyd Wright’s architecture,... Read more →


The Currier Museum of Art has been awarded a $15,000 Art Works grant from the National Endowment for the Arts to support the upcoming exhibition, Soo Sunny Park: BioLath. The exhibition will be on view at the Museum from February 25 through August 6, 2017. The Art Works category focuses on the creation of art that meets the highest standards of excellence, public engagement with diverse and excellent art, lifelong learning in the arts and the strengthening of communities through the arts. Read more →


Celebrate Noon Years Eve at the Currier Museum of Art December 31, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Northern New England’s huge family-friendly New Year’s Eve event gets better every year. Ring in 2017 a few hours early at the Currier Museum of... Read more →


Big Brothers Big Sisters of New Hampshire is proud to announce the Big Brother and Big Sister of the Year. Big Brother of the Year is Bob Purcell, of Amherst. Big Sister of the Year is Sofia Cunha- Vasconcelos, of Keene. Read more →


One Beacon Insurance Group has donated $2500 to the McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center to support its efforts to engage the next generation in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. A Gold Sponsor of the Discovery Center’s STEM summer camps for children and youth, One Beacon hopes to open up new worlds of possibilities for young people as they explore hands-on, immersive STEM experiences in robotics, rocketry, space exploration, aviation and 3D fabrication. Read more →


Currier After Hours: Holiday Extravaganza Thursday, November 3, 6-9 p.m. Start your holiday shopping early with this special fair hosted by the Currier Museum Shop. Regional artisans not typically represented in the Shop will be here for one night only... Read more →


The New Hampshire Preservation Alliance announced its 2016 Seven to Save list today, naming a new group of endangered historic structures that includes a one-room schoolhouse, a former estate barn, a city cathedral, a county farm, a former railroad-era inn, and a library building. Need for new investment, deterioration and demolition are threats to these historic properties. Read more →


At the Annual Meeting on September 20, the following officers and directors were elected to the McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center Board of Directors, effective October 1, 2016: Read more →