Lyme, New Hampshire, is a great destination for a family getaway. Offering many nearby adventures, with lodging in a casual country setting at the Lyme Inn, it’s the perfect place to have a family adventure and get away from it all. All of the Inn’s spacious suites have two beds — one king bed and a queen sofa bed.
The Lyme Inn is the home of Ariana’s Restaurant, a celebrated Upper Valley dining spot. Nearby are a general store and other dining establishments.
The Family Getaway Package includes accommodations and a light breakfast for four people for two or more nights at at 15% discount when you book directly with the Inn. All of our rooms have a refrigerator and Keurig coffee maker with complimentary coffee.
- VINS (Vermont Institute of Natural Science)
- Montshire Museum of Science
- Billings Farm & Museum
- Upper Valley Aquatic Center
- Tip Top Pottery
- Nugget Theater
- Wendell A. Barwood Arena (ice skating)
Upcoming family-friendly events
Now through January 1st: Matilda the Musical, Northern Stage, White River Junction, VT
This Tony Award-winning musical follows the struggles of Matilda against her neglectful parents and cruel headmistress. An avid reader and brilliant young girl, Matilda dreams of a better life and a happy home. With the help of her kind teacher Miss Honey, the other students in her class, and a touch of magic, Matilda takes a stand against the evil forces in her life. The addictively raucous score propels this heartwarming story of empowerment.
Appropriate for all ages, 5 and up.
December 8 & 9: Clara’s Dream, a nutcracker story, Lebanon Opera House, Lebanon, NH
The crisp December air heralds the return of Clara’s Dream, a nutcracker story, to the Lebanon Opera House stage. New choreography lends fairytale magic to the City
Center Ballet version of The Nutcracker, a timeless classic that brings the season’s dreams to life. With ever-changing backdrops and costumes that shimmer with winter’s crystalline beauty, you will find your heart dancing with the performers as Clara and the Nutcracker Prince overcome obstacles on their way to the Land of Sweets. It’s the perfect holiday entertainment for adults and children alike.
Saturdays through May 18, 2019: CAOS for Families, AVA Gallery, Lebanon, NH
11am–4pm Free admission
Discover why CAOS is one of AVA’s most enduring popular programs, and leave with a drawing, painting, or sculpture of your own. Caregivers and artists of all ages are invited to AVA’s Children’s Studio on Saturdays during the school year from 11am-4pm to enjoy making art together. For information about holiday weekends, please give us a call at (603) 448-3117.
Fridays through May 17, 2019: CAOS for Toddlers, AVA Gallery, Lebanon, NH
9:30–11:30am Free admission
CAOS for Toddlers meets on Fridays during the school year and is limited to caregivers with children 1–4 years old. Caregivers must remain with their toddlers and are expected to help with clean-up.
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Stay tuned for information about our upcoming Ski Package!