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

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Exeter's Historic Timeline

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

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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!

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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.