NHA Acquires Significant George Inness and William Ferdinand Macy Paintings

NANTUCKET, MA – The Nantucket Historical Association (NHA) is delighted to announce the acquisition of two significant paintings that capture...More Read more from NHA Acquires Significant George Inness and William Ferdinand Macy Paintings

NHA Acquires Folger-Franklin Chart of the Gulf Stream

NANTUCKET, MA – The Nantucket Historical Association (NHA) is pleased to announce it is the recipient of another generous gift...More Read more from NHA Acquires Folger-Franklin Chart of the Gulf Stream

NHA Celebrates the 25th Anniversary of the Festival of Trees

NANTUCKET, MA – The Nantucket Historical Association (NHA) is excited to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Festival of Trees,...More Read more from NHA Celebrates the 25th Anniversary of the Festival of Trees

NHA Celebrates the 20th Anniversary of the Festival of Wreaths

NANTUCKET, MA – The Nantucket Historical Association (NHA) is excited to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Festival of Wreaths,...More Read more from NHA Celebrates the 20th Anniversary of the Festival of Wreaths

NHA Launches Holiday Houses at Historic Properties

The Nantucket Historical Association (NHA) is excited to be launching Holiday Houses this season at three of its upper Main...More Read more from NHA Launches Holiday Houses at Historic Properties

Nantucket Harvests

Nantucket’s Agricultural Fairs, 1856–90, Historic Nantucket Fall 2002, Vol. 51, No. 4

“No Harvest of Oil”: Nantucket’s Agricultural Fairs, 1856–90 by     Aimee E. Newell In  1880,  Eastman Johnson unveiled his new masterpiece.  The...More Read more from Nantucket’s Agricultural Fairs, 1856–90, Historic Nantucket Fall 2002, Vol. 51, No. 4

New NHA Acquisition

Sign for The Relaxed Lobster, 1972 2018.15.2 The NHA recently purchased the sign from the Relaxed Lobster. For two years...More Read more from New NHA Acquisition

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NHA Digitizes Historic Whaling Logbooks

The Nantucket Historical Association (NHA) is pleased to announce the completion of the first phase in a multi-year project to...More Read more from NHA Digitizes Historic Whaling Logbooks

Nantucket Women

NHA Presents Special Program: Extraordinary Women of Nantucket

The Nantucket Historical Association (NHA) is delighted to present Extraordinary Women of Nantucket at the Whaling Museum on July 19...More Read more from NHA Presents Special Program: Extraordinary Women of Nantucket

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NHA Offers New Tour of “The Great Fire”

The Nantucket Historical Association (NHA) presents a new historic tour to commemorate the anniversary of “The Great Fire” on Nantucket...More Read more from NHA Offers New Tour of “The Great Fire”

Gary Jobson Sailing Photo

Sailors’ Lecture Series at NHA Whaling Museum

The Nantucket Historical Association (NHA) is pleased to present the Sailors’ Scuttlebutt Lecture Series at the Whaling Museum on July 10 and 24, and later on August 7, 22 and 28, 2018.More Read more from Sailors’ Lecture Series at NHA Whaling Museum

Elizabeth Oldham-They say life's the thing

In Memoriam, Elizabeth Oldham

A Message to NHA Members It is with great sadness that we share the news of the passing of Elizabeth...More Read more from In Memoriam, Elizabeth Oldham

Summer Sunset Series 2018

Line Up for NHA 2018 Summer Sunset Series Announced

The Nantucket Historical Association (NHA) is pleased to announce the return of the popular Summer Sunset Series, with presenting sponsor,...More Read more from Line Up for NHA 2018 Summer Sunset Series Announced

The mission of the Nantucket Historical Association is to tell the inspiring stories of Nantucket through its collections, programs, and properties.

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