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Art in Portsmouth
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Art in Portsmouth

Tomorrow is Art ‘Round Town in Portsmouth, and the arts around town are booming this weekend! Here are a few things to check out:   Gallery 280: Tonight is the grand opening of Gallery 280. Come check out local artists and enjoy refreshments in their new space! Button Factory Open Studios: Friday at 5 p.m., … Continue reading

10 Things You Didn’t Know About Portsmouth
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10 Things You Didn’t Know About Portsmouth

Port City – Once one of the nation’s busiest ports and shipbuilding cities, Portsmouth expressed its wealth in fine architecture. It contains significant examples of Colonial, Georgian, and Federal style houses, a selection of which are now museums. Portsmouth’s heart contains stately brick Federalist stores and townhouses, built all-of-a-piece after devastating early 19th-century fires. The … Continue reading