Simon (Cy) Kaufman was the owner of Cy’s Green Coffee Pot, a South Water Street restaurant, later occupied by the Atlantic Café.

Strangers to Neighbors: Jewish Life on NantucketResearch Library, Whitney Gallery Opening June 2019

The exhibit will tell the history of the Congregation, as well as the Jewish community's commercial life, its religious life, its educational life and its efforts to support the larger Nantucket community as a whole. More Read more from Strangers to Neighbors: Jewish Life on Nantucket

Nantucket & The WorldWhaling Museum, Nantucket CornerOpening May 2019

Highlights the international networks created by the “active and disciplined” men and women of Nantucket through whaling and trading.More Read more from Nantucket & The World

Meville on NantucketHadwen House Opening June 2019

Three exhibits explore Melville’s time on Nantucket, Moby-Dick and pop culture, and diversity onboard the Pequod.More Read more from Meville on Nantucket

Neptune’s GrottoWhaling Musuem Opened March 2019

A tusked walrus skull from the frozen North resembles a fossil of the legendary cyclops.  A massive whale's jaw, impossibly contorted, proves its owner's ability to survive and feed.More Read more from Neptune’s Grotto

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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