Directions & Hours

58 North Main Street
Newport, NH 03773

HOURS: Tues.-Friday  11:00am to 4:00pm.  Saturday  10:00 am-2:00pm  Closed Sundays & Mondays.

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In the event that the Newport School District cancels school due to inclement weather, the Library Arts Center will also be closed. Please check local station WMUR or for cancellation listings.

The Library Arts Center is located at 58 N. Main Street, Newport, NH in a renovated Victorian carriage house to the rear of the Richards Free Library just opposite the Green. Two spacious galleries display changing exhibits of fine arts, crafts and history. Classes, workshops and performances take place throughout the February to December season. Gallery hours are Tuesday through Friday from 11 am – 4 pm, Saturdays 10am – 2pm.

Newport, NH is at the junction of routes 10 and 11/103 in the Dartmouth/Lake Sunapee region of western New Hampshire. Newport is approximately 10 miles from exits on the major highways, routes I-89 or I-91.

From Interstate 89:

take Exit 13 (Grantham exit, Route 10 S) or 12A (Georges Mills exit, Routes 11/103).

From Interstate 91:

take exit 8 (the Ascutney, Vt/ Claremont, NH exit). From Claremont, follow signs to Route 11 and Newport; turn left onto Route 10 N, through town, along the Green, turn left into Library parking lot (large yellow building), follow brick path to right of Library into Library Arts Center galleries.

The Richards Free Library and Library Arts Center are on N. Main Street (Route 10), facing the town common.

For more information please call or email the Library Arts Center:.

Phone: 603.863.3040
Email: info @ libraryartscenter . org