History

Sunday, October 16, 2:00-3:30p.m. Learn how artists and scientists shared a passion for exploring New Hampshire’s iconic Mount Washington and the White Mountains. Andrew Spahr, Currier director of collections and exhibitions, will discuss how the artists of the mid-19th century... Read more →


Free New Hampshire Saturdays Saturday, October 8 and 15, 10 a.m.-noon New Hampshire residents receive free Museum general admission before noon on the second Saturday of each month. Stop by and browse the galleries. Bonus this month, enjoy an additional... Read more →


theatre KAPOW Articulate Playreading Series: Occupant Sunday, September 11, 2 p.m. New York sculptor Louise Nevelson's life was marked by artistic triumphs and inner turmoil. In Edward Albee's Occupant, both her public accomplishments and private emotional conflicts are examined by... Read more →


Exhibitions October 1, 2016 - January 16, 2017 Key image for: Mount Washington: The Crown of New England Mount Washington: The Crown of New England will be the first museum exhibition devoted entirely to art featuring the Mount Washington region.... Read more →


The Currier Museum of Art exhibition, Urban Landscapes: Manchester and the Modern American City, is on view through August 29, 2016. Read more →


Saturday, July 30, 2-4 p.m. Author and Manchester historian Aurore Eaton and Currier curator Kurt Sundstrom will lead guests on a tour of the Millyard Museum that examines where the history and art of Amoskeag Millyard and the Amoskeag Workers... Read more →


Thursday, July 7, 6-9 p.m. Celebrate American traditions with a twist. Enjoy some favorites in the Café, such as pulled pork, potato salad, pie and more, while eating family style and listening to the Black Sheep Dixieland Trio. When you... Read more →


As the official New Hampshire memorial to Christa McAuliffe, the McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center will commemorate the 30th anniversary of the launch and subsequent loss of the Space Shuttle Challenger and its brave crew, including Christa McAuliffe, with a showing of the documentary on Christa, Reach for the Stars, at 3 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday, January 23, 24, 30 and 31 Read more →