DOWNTOWN MANCHESTER LOCAL AREA GUIDE
Manchester Has Miles Of Things To Do Near The Hotel
Within a mile of the Manchester Downtown Hotel, you can see a concert at SNHU Arena Arena, tour two museums, explore University of New Hampshire’s urban campus or go to a baseball game at Delta Dental Stadium. To get acquainted with New England’s history and culture, visit Robert Frost’s farmhouse, meet the Clydesdale horses at the Anheuser-Busch Merrimack Brewery, take a horseback ride through Charmingfare Farm or hit the slopes at McIntyre Ski Area. When you’re ready to return home and tell your family and friends about your adventures, our complimentary shuttle service is available to take you to Manchester-Boston Regional Airport (MHT).
ADD THESE NEARBY ATTRACTIONS TO YOUR ITINERARY
- SNHU Arena (0.2 miles)
Featuring dynamic performances by today’s hottest artists and return appearances of yesterday’s heartthrobs, this arena can seat up to 11,770 concertgoers.
Phone: +1 (603) 644-5000
- Millyard Museum (0.5 miles)
This museum takes visitors back to a time when Amoskeag Manufacturing Company was the world’s biggest textile-producing business.
Phone: +1 (603) 622-7531
- Palace Theatre (0.5 miles)
Tap into your theater side and let an entertaining performance at the Palace enhance your evening.
Phone: +1 (603) 668-5588
- SEE Science Center (0.5 miles)
Dedicated to making science, technology, engineering and mathematics fun for kids, this two-story learning facility does just that with more than 70 hands-on exhibits.
Phone: +1 (603) 669-0400
- University of New Hampshire at Manchester (0.8 miles)
Located in northern New England’s largest city, this campus offers more than 30 graduate and undergraduate programs.
Phone: +1 (603) 641-4101
- Currier Museum of Art (1 mile)
Finally, an art museum that connects to art lovers of all ages. Let your kids get their hands on the puzzles and books while you browse works by Picasso, O’Keeffe and Wyeth.
Phone: +1 (603) 669-6144
- Delta Dental Stadium (1 mile)
There’s nothing quite like the taste of ballpark hotdogs, the sound of a baseball connecting with a bat and the exhilaration of a crowd standing to its feet. Get your baseball fix at the home of the NH Fisher Cats, affiliate baseball team of the Toronto Blue Jays.
Phone: +1 (603) 641-2005
McIntyre Ski Area (2.1 miles)
Ski or snowboard down nine different trails of varying skill levels at McIntyre. For those more comfortable on a cushioned tube, our slippery slope offers two hours of sledding entertainment.
Phone: +1 (603) 622-6159
- Southern New Hampshire University (3 miles)
More than 3,000 students study at this 300-acre campus, and more than 60,000 others are enrolled online.
Phone: +1 (800) 668-1249
- Saint Anselm College (5 miles)
Take a campus tour, browse the student collection at the Chapel Art Center or attend a theater performance at the Dana Center when you visit this private university.
Phone: +1 (603) 641-7000
- The Mall of New Hampshire (5.5 miles)
Make the most of New Hampshire’s tax-free shopping at this nearby mall with stores like Aldo, Express, Macy’s and Zales.
Phone: +1 (603) 669-0433
- Charmingfare Farm (9.6 miles)
Hop on a horse, a hay wagon or a sleigh and experience the simple pleasures of farm life at Charmingfare Farm.
Phone: +1 (603) 483-5623
- Merrimack Premium Outlets (12 miles)
With tax-free shopping at more than 100 premium outlet stores, you’ll have more to spend on that Coach purse or Calvin Klein jacket.
Phone: +1 (603) 424-0050
- Anheuser-Busch Brewery (13.5 miles)
Visit the Merrimack Brewery, responsible for distributing beer throughout various New England states, and meet the beloved Clydesdale horses.
Phone: +1 (603) 595-1202
- Robert Frost Farm (17.7 miles)
Discover the simple farmhouse of one of America’s most cherished poets and take a walk along the Hyla Brook Nature/Poetry Trail.
Phone: +1 (603) 432-3091
- New Hampshire Motor Speedway (30 miles)
Experience the exhilaration of a race weekend at “The Magic Mile” track, which hosts the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series and the Loudon Classic races.
Phone: +1 (603) 783-4931
Manchester-Boston Regional Airport (MHT) (6.5 miles)
Phone: +1 (603) 624-6539