NHH Celebrates 170th Anniversary with Ceremony & Historical Remembrances

Concord, NH – The New Hampshire Hospital (NHH) will celebrate 170 years of

caring for the mentally ill in New Hampshire today. It was on this day in

1842 that the Hospital opened its doors to its first patient. The

celebration of its history will be marked with historical remembrances, and

with recognition for the many thousands of patients and staff who have

become part of the Hospital’s tradition of outstanding care. Governor John

Lynch will join with DHHS Commissioner Nicholas Toumpas, NHH CEO Bob

MacLeod, as well as other staff and mental health care providers to mark

this milestone. The event will begin at 2 PM at NHH. There will also be a

display a display of archived photographs as well as other artifacts from

the Hospital’s history.

DATE October 29, 2012

2:00 PM

EVENT NHH Celebrates 170th Anniversary


36 Clinton Street

Concord, NH