Today • March 23 • at the NHA

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

Whaling Museum open April 1-25
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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

March 23, 1828Read more from March 23, 1828

The brig Sarah Ann, travelling from Savannah to Boston with a cargo of rice and cotton, went aground on shoals on the south side of the island, near Hummock Pond, on this day in 1828. Read more from March 23, 1828

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 among all audiences.

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