The Seacoast Sights

John Paul Jones House

  • 43 Middle St. Map It
  • Portsmouth
  • House/Mansion/Villa

Published 08/07/2014

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This was a boardinghouse when the Revolutionary War hero lived here while supervising shipbuilding for the Continental Navy. The 1758 hip-roofed structure displays furniture, costumes, glass, guns, portraits, and documents from the late 18th century. The collection specializes in textiles, particularly some extraordinary embroidery samplers from the early 19th century.

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43 Middle St., Portsmouth, New Hampshire, 03801, United States

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  • $6
  • May–Oct., daily 11–5

Published 08/07/2014


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