Today • December 16 • at the NHA

Whaling Museum open 10am-4pm
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Beginning April 1
Whaling Museum open daily 10am-5pm

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On This Day in Nantucket History

December 16, 1773Read more from December 16, 1773

In 1773, more than one hundred demonstrators disguised as American Indians boarded three ships docked in Boston Harbor and destroyed a shipment of tea in a political protest of the Tea Act of May 10, 1773. Read more from December 16, 1773

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