League of New Hampshire Craftsmen

The headquarters for The League of New Hampshire Craftsmen is located on South Main Street in Downtown Concord. It is conveniently next to the Welcome Center and Gift Shop making it a great location to begin your visit to Concord. You can gather all your brochures for the sites you want to see and then browse the wonderful exhibits showcasing the fine work of locals.

The League was started in 1932 and includes 750 juried craftspeople. It has set the standard and promoted fine craft throughout the U.S.

Four exhibitions are held throughout the year. They are free and open to the public. You can admire the great skill, craftsmanship, and creativity of the artists in a variety of media like woodwork, clay, baskets, and printmaking.

There is also the Grodin Permanent Collection Museum. This provides some of the history of the craft and league with work from 1932 to present.

The Craft Center provides classes for all skill levels to learn from juried members or other invited instructors.

There are seven shops throughout the state of New Hampshire. In Concord, besides this headquarters, there is also a Craft Gallery on North Main Street. Here you can purchase and enjoy some true works of art.