Discover the stories behind America’s revolutionary past and how they relate to your experiences today by visiting the American Independence Museum.
The Museum is currently closed for the Winter and will reopen May 1. Call (603) 772-2622 to arrange a tour by appointment.
We are seeking College Summer Interns!
The American Independence Museum seeks four College Summer Interns (in the areas of Education, Program & Visitor Services, Curatorial, and Development) to work at its historic Ladd-Gilman House and Folsom Tavern in Exeter, New Hampshire. For more information and how to apply, click here
Announcing the 2015 American Independence Festival
Save the date, Saturday, July 18th for the Festival's 25th Anniversary. Sponsorship opportunities for the largest Festival yet available, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
. More information on events, our expanded Artisans Village, and ways you can participate coming soon.
Reserve your spot now for Colonial Living History Camp
Monday, July 13th – Saturday, July 18th, 10:00am – 2:00pm Daily
The American Independence Museum's Colonial Living History Camp introduces campers to the world of 18th century America through hands on activities and demonstrations. Campers will learn all about 18th century military, cooking, gardening, culture and more through this week long program, with a special appearance at the annual American Independence Festival on July 18th, 2015!
Optimal for ages 8-12, boys or girls. Call (603) 772-2622 for more information or to reserve a spot today. Camp Fees: $225 for non-members, $195 for members. Download the form
and mail in today. There are limited spaces.
- Become a Member
We invite you to join us in keeping America's Revolutionary History lively and relevant! Membership is a great way to support the Museum and save on admissions. Click here to become an Independence Museum Member or to give the gift of membership today!
- Become a Volunteer
Critical to the success of our Festival are volunteers who staff various event sites/venues on the day of the event. Please set aside July 12 to help us make the day unforgettable! Click here for a volunteer form, or see the Festival page for more info.
AIM seeks multiple Volunteer Museum Educators to work at its Ladd-Gilman House and Folsom Tavern in Exeter. Educators will help out with school programs as well as the execution of our public events such as our American Independence Festival. Click here for more info.
AIM seeks multiple Volunteer Museum Guides to work at its Ladd-Gilman House and Folsom Tavern in Exeter. Guides will conduct tours, assist with daily museum operations including tour admissions, museum shop sales, and selling memberships. Click here for more info.
- 1776 Fund
We need your support! Please consider a gift before December 31st to our general operating fund to help us preserve our buildings and collection, and educate our visitors and students about our story. Click here to donate today.
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to the anonymous donor for the gift of $5,000, allowing us to offer free admission to all active duty military personnel, plus veterans and immediate families, throughout the 2014 season. This is a Blue Star Museums
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Make it a Vacation!
is offering packages to visit Exeter which includes dinner, a stay at the Exeter Inn, and tickets to our Museum. Click here
for more info.