Nantucket Museums & Sites More than half a dozen Nantucket museums are open to visitors during the season, featuring exhibits on Nantucket whaling, island art, Nantucket shipwrecks, Nantucket Lightship Baskets, and more. Maria Mitchell Association
Museums, aquarium, observatories and environmental education through walks, workshops and classes for students of all ages on Nantucket.
Egan Maritime Institute
Advances the scholarly study and appreciation of the history, literature, art, and maritime traditions of Nantucket
Nantucket has three lighthouses, each with its own distinctive look, personality and history.
Lightship Basket Museum
"Weaving Nantucket's past to its future." Featuring historic and contemporary lightship baskets in exhibits, demonstrations, lectures
Nantucket Historical Association
The Whaling Museum and 6 historic sites preserve and interpret the history of Nantucket.appreciation and respect for their heritage.
Ric Burns Film at NHA
"Nantucket is a different sort of island." See why - watch this trailer for the Ric Burns film "Nantucket," showing in the Nantucket Whaling Museum.