Today • January 17 • 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 17, 1983Read more from January 17, 1983

Miss Elma Loines died in 1983 at age 100. Born in Brooklyn and a graduate of Bryn Mawr, Loines spent many summers on Nantucket. In 1959 Loines gave an 8 inch Alvan Clark telescope to the Maria Mitchell Association. Read more from January 17, 1983

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