37. George Washington's Visit
located in the village on a triangular plot at the intersection of
NH84 and the Lafayette Highway (US1), Hampton Falls, NH

"On his way to Portsmouth after entering New Hampshire on Saturday, October 31, 1789, President Washington accompanied by a splendid procession of the military and state dignitaries, halted for a short time here in Hampton Falls. He greeted and shook hands with a number of soldiers of the Revolution."

erected 1966

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Historical Markers of the Seacoast Region

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