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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Racetrack
“2.5 mile drive throug light show, Nascar race, motorcycle racing, concerts and more...”
  • 7 locals recommend
Entertainment
“From their website: Canterbury Shaker Village offers visitors a variety of entertaining, educational and engaging experiences in one of the most picturesque settings in northern New England. Guided and self-guided tours, accessible historic buildings, family activities, exhibits, educational programs, special events, unique shopping, exceptional dining and breathtaking grounds offer you more than you can do in a day.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Fun for all ages and skill levels. This mountain is our next door neighbor! ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Farm
“This is a delightful historic village that was founded by the Shakers. They have a walking tour as well as guided tours for the whole family.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Park
“Hannah Dustin was captured by Native Americans back in the day, but she exacted severe revenge. Take a stroll along the confluence of the Contoocook and Merrimack River to learn more. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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“Super fabulous delicious pizza! Eat in or take out. Also sandwiches, salads, and some pasta.”
  • 1 local recommends
Grocery or Supermarket
  • 1 local recommends
Grocery or Supermarket
“Apple picking here is very easy and they have so many varieties of apples. Also, their baked treats are TO DIE FOR. So yum!!! There are also adorable farm animals to pet and feed, and tractor rides and a beautiful view. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Route
“At the end of this road is the entrance to Riverland! A 1/4 mile walk through a meadow brings you to the sandy beach and swimming hole on the Merrimack River.”
  • 1 local recommends
Point of Interest
“Wonderful public golf course, award winning greens. It has a really good, casual, 19th hole restaurant and bar with very good food and decent prices. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Grocery or Supermarket
Restaurant
“Fabulous family-style breakfast place! Only open 6am - 2pm. Yum yum yum. Fave of locals! ”
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends

Top restaurants

Pizza Place
“Super fabulous delicious pizza! Eat in or take out. Also sandwiches, salads, and some pasta.”
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“Fabulous family-style breakfast place! Only open 6am - 2pm. Yum yum yum. Fave of locals! ”
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Bar
“A local institution with a decent bar, 12 televisions and a good selection of food options. ”
  • 1 local recommends

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