• John Paul Jones House - Portsmouth, New Hampshire

      John Paul Jones House
      Photo by Kimberly Goza
      Famous American patriot John Paul Jones loved Portsmouth, and resided here in this house in 1777, He also resided in Portsmouth in 1781 while supervising the construction in the nearby shipyard of a vessel appropriately named America. This 1758 Georgian house is now home to changing exhibits of Portsmouth artifacts, including historic furniture and portraits.

      If you go:
      Open 7 days a week, 11 to 5, from Memorial Day through mid-October, and on Veterans Day. Active military and their families admitted free.


      43 Middle Street
      Portsmouth, New Hampshire 03801 USA

      Mailing address:
      Portsmouth Historical Society
      PO Box 728
      Portsmouth, NH 03802 USA

      Phone Numbers:

      John Paul Jones House
      +1 (603) 436-8420

      Portsmouth Historical Society
      +1 (603) 436-8433