Today • August 19 • at the NHA

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

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

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Today's whaling museum schedule

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

On This Day in Nantucket History

August 19, 1814Read more from August 19, 1814

Mary Ellen Pleasant, an African American abolitionist, was born. Read more from August 19, 1814

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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