Shopping is tax-free in New Hampshire!

Your vacation journey around the lakes and mountains will treat you delightful and unique gift shops…take home a bit of New Hampshire!


Let’s Shop! The NH Lakes Region provides you with the very best retail, gift and specialty tax-free shopping. Plan your day…start right here!

Shopping is tax-free in New Hampshire – no kidding!

From the big brand names you love to the stores you’ll soon discover, the Lakes Region has an amazing selection of retail shops and outlets to peruse! The opportunities for deals and great finds are unless. Most people visit the Lakes Region of NH to experience the beauty of the lakes and mountains…but why not shop our lakeside villages and experience both! The Lakes Region is the perfect place to visit when shopping for that one-of-a-kind item, as well as for back-to-school and holiday shopping. The best part? It’s all Tax-Free!

Amish Country Barn - Tilton

One stop shopping for Country and Primitive home décor and Amish hand crafted furniture. Candles, braided rugs, curtains, wrought iron and much more. Stop in, we know you will be surprised!

456 Laconia Road
Tilton, NH 03276
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Annalee Dolls - Meredith

Annalee seasonal gifts and decorations will bring the perfect sense of joy and magic to your home throughout the year! Known for their timeless style and sweet faces, these décor accents have been a New Hampshire tradition since 1934! Visit us today to enjoy in-store specials and see heartwarming displays that will bring back childhood memories. Watch the Annalee designers building dolls for the Assembled in America Collection, or get a sneak peek at some brand new designs! The Magic is in the Smile! Open Daily 10-5.

Annalee Dolls - 339 Daniel Webster Highway
Meredith, NH 03253

Atlas PyroVision Entertainment Group, Inc. - Jaffrey

Largest professional fireworks display company in New England specializing in state of the art computer designed and electronically fired displays for cities, towns, parks and recs, professional and college sporting events, amusement and water parks, weddings, civic, corporate and private celebrations. 

136 Old Sharon Road
Jaffrey, New Hampshire 03452

Black’s Paper Store - Wolfeboro

Located in a historic downtown building since 1860, we have two floors of toys, games, gifts an anything imaginable.  You are sure to find something for that “big” or little kid.

8 South Main Street
Wolfeboro, New Hampshire 03894
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Cottage Place on Squam Lake Gift Shop - Holderness

Great Gifts and Unique Items abound in this local gift shop. Gift certificates are available too.

1132 US Route 3
Holderness, NH 03245
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Edge Handcrafted Boutique, The - Center Harbor

A uniquely handcrafted boutique featuring local artists. Hand-dyed and Batik clothing and accessories, pottery, home decor, jewelry and more.Open 10 to 5. Closed on Tuesdays.

217 Whittier Highway
Center Harbor, NH 03226
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Edge Tie Dye, The - Center Harbor

Follow us down the rabbit hole where wonderful handmade crafts await.  Pottery, paintings, jewelry, soap, knick knacks and of course our hand painted batik and tie dye clothing are all on display.

217 Whittier Hwy
Center Harbor, New Hampshire 03226 - Laconia

A graphic design company we personalize products including awards, promotional items, gifts and other special recognition items.

42 Franklin Street
Laconia, NH 03246
603-528-4427, 800-203-9588
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Gilford Pawn Brokers - Gilford

Jewelry Specialists – Pawn, Buy, Trade, Sell, Appraise & Repair. We buy gold, silver, old coins, jewelry (bring in for evaluation and fair offer). Also buying musical instruments, antiques, electronics and more. Loans  Open 7 days 10am – 7pm 

1429 Lakeshore Road
Gilford, NH 03249

Heaven Scent Design Flower & Gift Shop - Laconia

We are a local Florist located in Laconia offering the best in unique floral designs, custom flower arrangements and flower delivery since 1993. We offer superior floral designs for everyday occasions, weddings and special events. We promise to provide the highest level of artistry, creativity and design. Honored and delighted to be named the “Best Florist in Lakes Region”-7 yrs running!


1325 Union Avenue
Laconia, New Hampshire 03246

HK Powersports - Laconia

NH’s largest Powersports Dealer since 1976.  We service and sell Yamaha, Sea-Doo and Kawasaki personal watercraft; Polaris, Yamaha and Ski-Doo snowmobiles; Kawasaki, Yamaha, Suzuki and Honda motorcycles and Yamaha, Polaris, Kawasaki, Suzuki, Honda, Can-Am and CF Moto ATV’s and Side by Sides.  Full service dealership and parts, accessories and apparel retail department located in the Lakes Region and Hooksett.

1197 Union Avenue
Laconia, New Hampshire 03246
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Keepsake Quilting - Center Harbor

Under new ownership! Keepsake Quilting, off of route 25 in Center Harbor at Senter’s Market, is America’s largest quilt shop. You’re in for a treat when you visit our exceptional shops—both the Keepsake Quilting shop,in business since 1988, and the new Pineapple Fabrics and More—beautifully situated in the Lakes Region of New Hampshire, a year-round vacation paradise for the whole family. We even welcome pets to the shops! New owners, Dot & Rick Kimelman are delighted to announce that Keepsake Quilting has gone back to its roots as a family-owned business. The Kimelman family of North Carolina, which has been in the textile business for four generations, is committed to making customer service our number-one priority.



12 Main Street
Center Harbor, NH 03226
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Kellerhaus Shop - Weirs Beach

A family tradition since 1906. The Kellerhaus is the Oldest Candy and Ice Cream maker in New Hampshire. Homemade Ice Cream and Sundae bar, Homemade chocolates, Unique gifts and great views. Open Year-Round.

259 Endicott St North
Weirs Beach, NH 03247
603-366-4466, 888-KLR-HAUS

Lake Effect - Meredith

Boutique shop on Main Street in Meredith offering fun lakeside women’s fashion, apparel, gifts, jewelry and beautiful custom items for the home. 

Please visit us on Instagram or Facebook at  NHLakeEffect

51 Main Street
Meredith, New Hampshire 03253
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Lake Life Fashions - Gilford

Lake Life Fashions is a new small clothing boutique in Gilford, NH with name brand clothing and accessories such as Coolibar, Life is Good, Kut from the Kloth, Exofficio, Principle Denim, Nautica for Men, DEEP, Sanuk, Blowfish Malibu, 30A Dumpster Diver, Savvy Designs Jewelry, goodr sunglasses, Joy Susan Handbags & Scarves, Vera Bradley, The Naked Bee and Hydro Flask.  Providing a fun and personal shopping experience is our goal! Open Wed-Sat 10am-6pm; Sun 10am-4pm

28 Weirs Road, Suite 1
Gilford, New Hampshire 03249
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League of New Hampshire Craftsmen - Meredith & Center Sandwich

With an 86 year history, the League of New Hampshire Craftsmen Galleries feature the work of NH’s finest craftspeople. Glass, pottery, fiber art, prints, jewelry and more. Classes available. A MUST VISIT in the Lakes Region.   Two locations; 

League of NH Craftsmen, 279 DW Hwy. Meredith, NH 03253   603-279-7920

Sandwich Home Industries,32 Main Street, Center Sandwich, NH 03227 603-284-6831

279 DW Hwy.
Meredith & Center Sandwich, New Hampshire 03253

32 Main Street
Center Sandwich, NH 03227

Ridge Market Place, The - Rochester

One Stop Shopping.  Market Basket; PETCO; Marshalls; Famous Footwear; Hobby Lobby; ULTA BEAUTY; Supercuts; 110 Grill; The Paper Store and Opening Soon NH State Liquor Store and Starbucks.

92 Farmington Road
Rochester, New Hampshire 03867

Squam Lake Marketplace - Holderness

Carefully selected local Lakes Region and White Mountains products. Local foods, specialty coffee, prepared foods, sandwiches, local craft beers, wine, grocery and deli. Access by boat or car.

28 Shepard Hill Rd
Holderness, NH 03254

Tanger Outlet Center - Tilton

Tilton Tanger Outlet Center offers New Hampshire tax-free shopping in the Lakes Region at over 50 outlet stores including Brooks Brothers, Coach, Nike Factory Store, Jockey, Old Navy Outlet, GAP Outlet and Polo Ralph Lauren Factory Store. Take I-93, then Left at Exit 20. ATM and children’s playground on site and dining including UNO and Starbucks. Open Monday – Saturday, 9am-9pm and Sunday, 10am-7pm.  Check here for more deals.

120 Laconia Road, Suite 134
Tilton, NH 03276
603-286-7880, 1-866-665-8683
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Tommy Hilfiger - Tilton

As one of the world’s leading premium lifestyle brands, Tommy Hilfiger delivers superior styling, quality and value to consumers worldwide. The brand celebrates the essence of Classic American Cool and provides a refreshing twist to classic, American fashion.

120 Laconia Road - Tanger Outlets
Tilton, NH 03276

Tramway Artisans - West Ossipee

Featuring over 70,000 unique quality gifts, handcrafts, souvenirs and many Made-In-NH items. Look around and witness what one of New Hampshire’s most popular gift stores has to offer for every age!  Located in a renovated tramway building in the heart of Ossipee next to McDonald’s. Purchases shipped anywhere in the world.

Junction Rte 25 & Rte 16
West Ossipee, NH 03890
603-539-5700, 539-4400 (Bus)
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    Handicap Friendly
    Internet Access
    Meeting Space Available
    Onsite Restaurant
    Open Year Round
    Pet Friendly
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