HISTORY OF EXETER

Exeter’s history dates back to 1826! Learn more about the first settlers, buildings and homes – some still standing today.

Town of Exeter History

Learn the basics about Exeter’s history! Plus, get to know some of the original families that helped develop the community of Exeter.

Exeter's Historic Timeline

Learn about some of the big milestone moments in Exeter’s history that shaped our community!

Heritage Walking Tour - Main Street

Exeter’s Main Street is lined with one, two and three-storey 19th century buildings. Take a step back in time and learn the origins of these structures!

Heritage Walking Tour - Historic Homes

Learn the stories of the beautiful homes that were built and lived in by Exeter’s early settlers, many of them who also had businesses on Main Street.