TRAVEL TO The Mall at Fox Run

THE FASHIONABLE WAY TO SHOP

GENERAL OVERVIEW


Recently renovated, The Mall at Fox Run is a one level enclosed shopping center conveniently located just outside of Portsmouth in tax-free New Hampshire, one hour north of Boston, just 5 miles from Kittery, ME and minutes from the Seacoast beaches. The renovation, scheduled for completion spring 2014, features new and improved mall entrances, renovated restrooms, the addition of soft seating, upgrades to the exterior signage and landscaping and the installation of free WiFi.


Settled in 1623, Portsmouth is the nation's third-oldest city. The geographic location, historic past and cultural strength of Portsmouth regularly lands it on various "best places to live" lists. Portsmouth has been one of the top 100 walking cities in the America and called "one of the most culturally rich destinations in the country with a stimulating mix of historic buildings, sidewalk cafes, great restaurants, art galleries, jazz clubs and distinctive artisans' boutiques" by the National Trust for Historic Preservation. In 2009, Forbes Traveler listed Portsmouth as one of America's Prettiest Towns. ‘


STAY & PLAY


Where to Play

No matter when you visit, there is always something happening in Portsmouth and on the Seacoast. Stroll the many art galleries and museums, browse the boutique shops, relax on the beach, enjoy great food and a drink out on the town or along the waterfront, see a show at a local theatre, listen to live music every night of the year at local pubs, hop aboard a harbour cruise past the lighthouses to the Isles of Shoals, taste some local brews, get outdoors in a kayak, bicycle or on a walking tour…or just take a scenic drive to marvel at the natural and architectural beauty of the Seacoast! Additional information on all the great things to do in Portsmouth and throughout the Seacoast can be found at PortsmouthNH.com or Portsmouth Chamber of Commerce


Where to Stay

Portsmouth is not just a day trip! With so much to see and do, and so many dining and nightlife options, you'll want to make your visit an overnight stay or a weekend getaway. Whether you're looking for a waterfront hotel, affordable motel, charming inn, or unique B&B, the Seacoast has a variety of accommodations to meet your needs and price point. Visit http://www.portsmouthnh.com/lodging or http://www.portsmouthchamber.org/stay.cfm for a listing of area hotels and book your stay today!


ONE TANK TRIPS


While visiting the Seacoast, be sure to save some time for a day trip. From the lakes region to the White Mountains to historic Boston, there are plenty of options for the entire family!

  • Kennebunkport, ME – 30 miles 
  • Lake Winnipesaukee – 50 miles 
  • Portland, ME – 50 miles 
  • Boston, MA – 55 miles
  • Conway, NH and the White Mountains – 75 miles 
  • Cape Cod, MA – 126 miles
  • Bangor, ME – 180 miles


HOW TO GET HERE


The Mall at Fox Run is located at the intersection of Spaulding Turnpike (US-4 and NH-16) and Fox Run Rd (Exit 2), just off of I-95. We are approximately 55 miles north of Boston, 50 miles east of Manchester, NH and 55 miles south of Portland, ME. The Seacoast is accessible by buses, planes, trains, automobiles and boat.


  • Automobile - Interstate 95 and US Route 1 are an easy drive from the north and south. NH Route 101, a four-lane divided highway, provides access from the west.
  • Air - Manchester-Boston Regional Airport (MHT) is located about 50 miles west of Portsmouth and offers convenient and "hassle-free" service from major US cities. Boston's Logan Airport (BOS) is about an hour south of Portsmouth, providing service from major national and international cities. Portland’s International Jetport (PWM) is about an hour north.
  • Bus, Trolley, Limousine & Taxi - C&J offers regularly scheduled motorcoach service from Boston's Logan Airport and South Station to Portsmouth. Upon arrival at C&J's Portsmouth station, COAST trolley service is available to take visitors to downtown stops. Limousine and taxi services are also available.
  • Train - Amtrak services are available from Boston and Portland, ME to nearby Exeter, Dover and Durham, NH.
  • Boat - Marinas for docking your boat are available in Portsmouth, New Castle, Newington and Hampton, NH, as well as Kittery, ME.
  • Bus Service – Coast Bus (http://www.coastbus.org) services The Mall at Fox Run from surrounding communities, including Rochester, Dover, Portsmouth and Exeter.
  • Wildcat Transit (http://unh.edu/transportation/wildcat/index.htm) services the mall from Durham, NH, home of the University of New Hampshire. Details and routes can be found at

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