Portsmouth Resources

Historical Society

The Portsmouth Historical Society, incorporated in 1938, is a non-profit volunteer educational organization devoted to the preservation of Portsmouth’s historic buildings, sites, and artifacts.

The Portsmouth Historical Society has worked...

Town of Portsmouth

Town of Portsmouth
http://www.portsmouthri.com/  This is a link to the Town of Portsmouth, Rhode...

Historical Photos

The John T. Pierce, Sr., Historical Collection is a digital project started in 2007 by Portsmouth Free Public Library to preserve and provide public access to collected materials documenting the history of Portsmouth, Rhode Island. Materials for...

Current Weather


Broken clouds
  • Broken clouds
  • Temperature: 60.8 °F / 16 °C
  • Wind: NNE, 11.5 mph, gusts up to 19.6 mph
  • Rel. Humidity: 82 %
  • Visibility: 10 mi
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Wed, 09/19/2018 - 8:53pm


The public school system in Portsmouth is run by the Portsmouth School Department. Information on school registration, calendars, school required summer work, as well as School Committee information can be found at...

Museum Passes

Several museum passes or discount coupons are available for loan at the library. They may be checked out on a first come, first served basis.  Passes or coupons available are: