Activities & Recreation Portsmouth

Visit Portsmouth, NH to enjoy some of the many family activities and visitor attractions. Enjoy a steamship cruise, Water Country, Prescott Park and all the activities Portsmouth NH offers. Find all your visitor information here at

"Join Us For Fun. Cruises for Everyone! Experience our famous narration and the fascinating sights of: The legendary Isles of Shoals and historic Portsmouth Harbor. Stories of ghosts, pirates, buried treasures, lighthouses, and more. Daily sightseeing cruises, light house cruises, dinner cruises, and party ships! Let yourself go, relax and enjoy a truly unique experience on board the MV Thomas Leighton.
315 Market Street
Portsmouth, NH 03801
Head to Water Country this summer; opening on June 11 through Sept. 5! Both children and adults will have a blast at New England's largest water park! Spend the day cruising down the Adventure River, surfing the 700,000 gallon Wave Pool, screaming down Geronimo, or dodging water cannons at the Tahiti Tree House. Don't forget to check out the family rides like Wild Canyon & Thunder Falls and thrill rides: Dr. Von Dark’s and Dragon’s Den! Your kids will love a birthday party at the park too! Print your one day ticket or season passes online now. Visit our website below.
2300 Lafayette Road
Portsmouth, NH 03801
Something to offer every member of the family. Largest zoo and amusement park in the area. With exotic animals from around the world, YORK'S WILD KINGDOM is recognized for its rare species and knowledgeable curators. A variety of family rides, paddle boats, an 18 hole miniature golf course, a petting zoo, scenic picnic grounds and even a Haunted House. Educational learning sessions take place throughout the day and a special member of the zoo Rewa---Maine's only White Bengal Tiger---will amaze and delight the child in everyone! Don't miss our all New Butterfly Kingdom!
1 Animal Park Road & Rte 1
York, ME
CANOBIE LAKE PARK in Salem, New Hampshire, is New England’s premier destination for FAMILY FUN! Enjoy over 85 rides, live shows, games and attractions, including Canobie’s wild coaster, UNTAMED! One low price covers a full day of family fun with reduced evening rates. And parking is always FREE! Bring your family to Canobie… just for fun! For hours, directions, prices and more information, visit
85 North Policy Street
Salem, NH
89 Depot Road
Stratham, NH 03885
At Odiorne Point State Park
570 Ocean Blvd.
Ryw, NH 03070
Marcy Street
Portsmouth, NH 03801