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The Eastman Lord House Museum

Welcome to the Eastman Lord House Museum
of the
Conway Historical Society
100 Main Street
Conway, NH

Please note:
Due to major rearrangements and renovations,
The Eastman-Lord House Museum
will be closed until further notice.

The Eastman Lord House is the 1818 "Federal" home of William Kimball and Rhoda (Messer) Eastman. Mr. Eastman made his fortune through the establishment of several mills in Conway Village.

In 1879, George A. Heath bought the house. Mr. Heath with his first wife Elzabeth (Harriamn) and later his second wife, Lucinda (Meader) owned the house until 1900 when it was bought by Eben and Mary (Daniels) Lord.

In 1962, the Lord's son, Robert Raymond ("Bowser") gave the house to the Conway Historical Society. He lived on in the caretaker's wing until 1967. The house was used as a residence for almost 150 years and by only three families.

The house contains interesting rooms
and period furnishing displays.

The Victorian Parlor ~ 1890

The Kitchen ~ 1945

Also ~

The Pantry ~ 1915
The Keeping Room ~ 1818
The Sleep Loft ~ 1830
The Birthing Room ~ 1849

...and many other nooks and crannies
filled with interesting artifacts, displays, tools, treasures and whatsists.

Conway Historical Society
100 Main Street / P.O. Box 1949
Conway, New Hampshire 03818

email: ConwayHistoricalSociety@gmail.com