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The Portsmouth Cultural Arts District is a cooperative effort between the City of Portsmouth, cultural arts organizations and businesses located in Historic Olde Towne Portsmouth.

The District has been designed to focus attention on a critical mass of venues that appeal to cultural tourism enthusiasts, including art galleries, theaters, music venues, historic sites, museums, and festivals. 

Portsmouth’s Cultural Hub

The new Cultural Arts District is home to 21 arts and cultural attractions and venues, plus 41 independent restaurants and 58 retail stores.