Add a Zoom Background

Looking for an unusual background for your Zoom meetings? Insert yourself in Nantucket history with images from the NHA collections or place yourself under the whale in the Nantucket Whaling Museum. When in Zoom, hit the arrow in the bottom left corner of your window and select “choose a virtual background.” Pick your new downloaded choice and find yourself on Nantucket!

A gentle reminder: NHA images are copyrighted and are offered here for personal use only.

Lower Main Street Nantucket
Lower Main Street, Nantucket, ca. 1970


Tony Sarg sea monster
Tony Sarg’s Sea Monster, South Beach, Nantucket, 1937


Nantucket Skyline from Creeks, by Doris Beer, ca. 1950

The Old Mill Nantucket, H. Wyer, ca. 1890
The Old Mill, ca. 1890


Nantucket Whaling Museum
Nantucket Whaling Museum


Fair Street Museum, Nantucket, ca. 1900
Fair Street Museum, ca. 1900

Rainbow Fleet, Brant Point, Nantucket, 1929
Rainbow Fleet, Brant Point, 1929


Nantucket Shore, William Trost Richard, 1865
Nantucket Shore, William Trost Richard, 1865


Cliffside Beach, Nantucket, 1950
Cliffside Beach, 1950


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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