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Where you can visit Nantucket before and after you visit Nantucket!

Before Your Visit

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While You're Here

Looking for something to do on Nantucket? Use to explore island beaches, lighthouses, bike paths, and Nantucket museums. Plan your days with our events calendar and your evenings with our cultural events pages and nightlife sections.

After Your Visit

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Where you can visit Nantucket before and after you visit Nantucket!

Find the perfect island inn and Nantucket restaurant, plan your beach or museum visit.

Sunday 25th of June 2017
Current Nantucket Time - 04:56:01 AM
Nantucket Sunrise: 05:12:37 AM
Nantucket Sunset: 08:13:59 PM
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Upcoming events on Nantucket today.
8:00 AM
Polpis Harbor & Quaise Guided Walkabout
Inhale the pungent, sweet odor of the salt marsh while exploring Polpis Harbor's shores and meadows. Unearth the story on how a massive chunk of glacial ice formed Polpis Harbor, how salt marshes evolved on Nantucket, what lives in them and how the Native Americans and European settlers utilized the natural resources in and around Polpis Harbor for their survival. Get a gull's eye view of Nantucket Harbor and Coatue, and learn how the island's main harbor came to be. Registration required:
8:30 AM to 9:30 AM
Whaling History Tour
Enjoy complimentary coffee while you cruise through Nantucket Harbor and hear stories from the Whaling Era. Shearwater Excursions. Reservations: 508-228-7037 or
9:00 AM
Nantucket Film Festival
2017 Nantucket Film Festival will take place at various locations around town. for details, see
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