Exeter New Hampshire is a quaint New England town that is rich in history and offers the perfect mix of shopping, dining, history and recreation for the perfect year-round getaway. Known for it’s ties to America’s revolutionary past, Exeter is home to the American Independence Museum. In 1985, a Dunlap Broadside of the Declaration of Independence was found in the Ladd-Gilman House. This amazing discovery is now a major focus of the museum’s collections and programming. The museum was founded in 1991 to display this rare document and teach visitors our nation’s founding principles. Exeter is also home to the famed Phillips Exeter Academy and a quaint downtown district of shops, galleries and dining establishments.