The Downtown Loop
Start at City Hall and walk counter-clockwise around Colburn Park.
Lebanon City Hall – 51 North Park Street
Whipple Block – West Park Street
The First Congregational Church – 10 South Park Street
The Kendrick-Wood Brick House – 8 South Park Street
The Wood House – 4 South Park Street
The Willis House – 2 South Park Street
Lebanon Baptist Church – 9 School Street
Lebanon Public Library – 9 East Park Street
Campbell-Carter Mansion – Campbell Street
Churchill House and Carriage House – 3 Campbell Street
Soldiers Memorial Building – North Park Street
“Lebanon had a traditional New England layout. A two-acre square occupied the center of town. Within it stood a bandshell and a great many towering elms. Around the square stood various civic buildings of agreeable scale – the library, the town hall, the opera house – whose dignified facades lent Lebanon an aura of stability and consequence. … I was charmed and amazed to discover that life could be physically arranged the way it was in Lebanon, New Hampshire.”
– James Howard Kunstler
The Geography of Nowhere: The Rise and Decline of America’s Man-Made Landscape. New York: Touchstone, 1993.