New Hampshire’s Department of Cultural Resources includes the State Council on the Arts, the Division of Film and Digital Media, the Division of Historical Resources and the State Library. The Commission on Native American Affairs is administratively attached.
The Department strives to nurture the cultural well-being of our state. From the covered bridges and traditional music of our past to the avant garde performances and technological resources of today and tomorrow, New Hampshire’s culture is as varied as its geography and its people. This strong cultural base—which truly has something for everyone—attracts businesses looking for engaged workforces, provides outstanding educational opportunities and creates communities worth living in.
Picture Book Award' winner announced
NH military families create ornaments for National Christmas tree display in Washington, DC
IMAGES: 2016 NH ornaments for National Christmas Tree
Meeting Notice: Meeting of the NH Commission
on Native American Affairs, January 10, 2017
Four properties added to NH State Register of Historic Places
Drake Farm in North Hampton named to National Register of Historic Places
Chocorua Island Chapel named to National Register of Historic Places
George Washington Noyes House named to National
Register of Historic Places
Conway’s Bolduc Block named to National Register of Historic Places
Remember your first library card?
After 10 years, downloadable books, magazines
continue to be popular with NH public library patrons
...for more Department of Cultural Resources news, visit our Media Room
The Old Stone Wall (quarterly e-news from the N.H. Division of Historical Resources)
Granite State Libraries (quarterly e-news in brief for public, school, academic and special libraries)
Spotlights (quarterly arts profiles from the N.H. State Council on the Arts)
Help conserve New Hampshire's natural, historical and cultural heritage. Learn more about the "Moose Plate" program