Welcome to Exeter

Town of Exeter New Hampshire Official Website

Welcome to Exeter – one of the most beautiful historic towns in New Hampshire. We are located in the seacoast area of Southeastern New Hampshire, with a year round population of nearly 15,000 residents.  Exeter has a diverse housing mix, and a diverse population mix, with a combination of seniors, young families, and millenials that call Exeter home.


Downeaster Train Station, Lincoln Street
Getting Around

Exeter's location on the Seacoast has created a unique opportunity in transportation for the town and the surrounding communities.  You can get to and from Exete

Town of Exeter New Hampshire Official Website

Exeter is a walkable, historical town. Buildings and sites within the town represent the best of the past and present of the seacoast area, New Hampshire, and the country as a whole.  We encourage you to visit and experience our community.

Exeter River October 2016

Exeter has a rich history that dates back to 1638 when it was founded, over 130 years before the American Revolution!