Today • August 9 • at the NHA

Whaling Museum is open 8am–6pm!
Reserve your visit time and purchase your ticket online.

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Historic Properties
Closed for the 2020 season, but grounds and gardens are open to the public during daylight hours.

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Today's whaling museum schedule

RESERVE YOUR TIME & PURCHASE TICKETS

Members FREE

Nantucket Residents FREE

General Admission

NEW EXTENDED HOURS

Monday–Saturday, 8am–6pm

Closed Sundays

On This Day in Nantucket History

August 8, 1897Read more from August 8, 1897

Miss Caroline French purchased the Old Mill at auction for $885 and gave it to the Nantucket Historical Association. Read more from August 8, 1897

The Nantucket Historical Association preserves and interprets the history of Nantucket through its programs, collections, and properties, in order to promote the island’s significance and foster an appreciation of it among all audiences.

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