Town of Peterborough
Welcome to “Our Town”
Peterborough, New Hampshire, is home to artists, authors, publishers, merchants, retirees and growing families alike. Our town is known for its quaint and historic mills converted into unique businesses, shops and residences. It’s a regional destination that includes retail boutiques, specialty stores and fine restaurants, and where outdoor recreation abounds. Stately brick and wood Colonial-style homes dot the streets.
Peterborough bustles in daily commerce and community life while at the same time offering the sense of peace and tranquility that the natural surroundings help preserve.
The Greater Community
There’s just so much to do here and you can learn more about the local resources from the Greater Peterborough Chamber of Commerce and other organizations. Learn more about our local attractions and resources at the links below:
Peterborough Players – Professional Theatre
Monadnock Summer Lyceum – World-Class Speakers and Lecturers
MacDowell Colony – Artist Community Facilitating High Creative Accomplishment
Monadnock Center for History and Culture – Museum of Regional History and Culture
There are many more local boutiques, specialty stores, businesses and fine restaurants to visit. Our residents can point you to some of the area’s best-kept secrets, which are too numerous to list here.
The Heart of Monadnock Region
RiverMead is in the heart of the Monadnock Region of southern New Hampshire. Offering an abundance of nature and cultural opportunities just outside our doors. Many opportunities to access/travel to Boston and other urban areas.