Today • January 18 • at the NHA

Whaling Museum is closed January 1-February 7, 2019

Whaling Museum open February 7-March 31, 2019
Thursday-Sunday 10am-4pm 

Whaling Museum open April 1-25
Daily 10am-4pm 

Plan ahead with our 2019 Calendar

Today's whaling museum schedule

The Whaling Museum is closed until February 7, 2019.

On This Day in Nantucket History

January 18, 1849Read more from January 18, 1849

The editor of the Inquirer & Mirror published an 1850 obituary that eulogized Josiah Sturtevant, a Nantucket resident who had left for California in search of gold in March of 1849. Read more from January 18, 1849

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