Today • January 28 • at the NHA

Whaling Museum Closed
January 1–February 5, 2020

Whaling Museum Open
February 6–March 31, 2020
Thursday-Sunday, 10:00am–4:00pm

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Today's whaling museum schedule

Whaling Museum Closed
January 1–February 5, 2020

Whaling Museum Open
February 6–March 31, 2020
Thursday-Sunday, 10:00am–4:00pm

On This Day in Nantucket History

January 28, 1913Read more from January 28, 1913

Elisha Pope Fearing Gardner, known as “the Peanut Man,” died in 1913, just shy of his 80th birthday. Read more from January 28, 1913

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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