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

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

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

Country Cottage Furniture, Inc. - New Hampton

Furniture store specializing in custom orders, finished and unfinished indoor furniture, real wood and high quality poly outdoor furniture. Located on Rt 104 between New Hampton and Meredith, close to Gilford, Laconia, Plymouth, Wolfeboro, Lake Winnipesaukee, Concord, Lakes Region, and The White Mountains. We’re only 1 hour from Maine, Massachusetts and Vermont, and 2 hours south of the Canadian border and Quebec. Most of our furniture is made in the USA! Open 7 days a week all year long.  Delivery and drop shipping available. 

717 NH Route 104
New Hampton, New Hampshire 03256

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

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

Engraving, Awards & Gifts - 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

Estes Collectible Investment, LLC - Meredith

We are a full service jewelry store that specializes in estate jewelry. We will repair, design and appraise your jewelry. We will also buy jewelry, gold or silver and give you the best price around! We also have coins, gold & silver bullion as well as metal detectors and prospecting equipment. Stop in any time for a verbal appraisal of you jewelry and coins.   

31B Main Street
Meredith, New Hampshire 03253
(603) 279-0100 or (603) 781-3158

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

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

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 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

Lakes Region Bracelet -

Lakes Region Bracelet began with a dream of helping raise money for a children’s charity.  If we could create a piece of jewelry that helped sick children reach the destination of their dreams then we would reach ours.  Each bracelet is beautifully and precisely crafted in solid sterling silver with our mission in mind.  Each and every piece is uniquely designated by its own production number, so no two bracelets are alike.  You can purchase directly from our website or at these Lakes Region retailers:  Gilford Country Store (Gilford), The Village Corner (Moultonborough), Lake Effect (Meredith) and Live Love Lake (Wolfeboro)

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

Outdoor and More Store - South Tamworth

Home & Garden Store and Home Décor.  Chair & Table Sets; fountains; statues; swings; bird baths; light posts; hammocks. Lots of lakes and mountain indoor décor.  Custom made options for many wooden items. Deliveries available.  

1287 Bear Camp Hwy.
South Tamworth, New Hampshire 03883

Sports & Marine Parafunalia - Gilford

New Hampshire’s #1 Watersports Store. Discount Marine Supplies. Paddleboard Sales & Rentals. Waterskis, Wakeboards, Water Trampolines and all things Watersports. Since 1972

44 Weirs Road
Gilford, NH 03249

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 Pizzeria & Grill, Five Guys Burgers & Fries 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

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. 

Bus Tours Welcome! 

2336 Route 16 (behind McDonald's)
West Ossipee, NH 03890

TwinDesigns Gift Shop-Diane the Turtle - Bristol

Owned and operated by twin brothers Brad & Jim Tonner. Gift Shop located in Bristol near beautiful Newfound Lake. The shop features the brothers’ original artwork and children’s books and a wide range of gifts and souvenirs made in NH .It is the home of World Famous Diane the Turtle, who has been in the Tonner Family since 1968!.  Meet Diane in person at the store or at The friendly staff is also made up of Harry & Grace, their Persian cats.

Open 7 days a week, year-round. 



8 Central Square
Bristol, New Hampshire 03222


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