Properties

Whaling Museum

Open Daily, 10am–5pm (through September 11)
Open Mon-Sat, 10am–5pm (September 12–October 10)
Open Mon–Sat, 10am–4pm (October 11–December 31)

Download Whaling Museum Map

Whaling Museum may occasionally close early due to weather, special events, or maintenance. 

Thank you to the support of The Community Foundation for Nantucket and the Foundation’s Nantucket Fund for Emergency Relief and Mass Humanities in helping to keep the Whaling Museum open safely for visitors.

Thank you to The Perkin Fund for their support of Whaling Museum Daily Programs, including The Hunt and The Essex Gam.

Museum Shop

(Now located inside the Whaling Museum- previously the Discovery Room)

Hadwen House

Open Daily, 11am–4pm (through October 10)

Historic Properties may close occasionally due to weather, special events, or maintenance.

Thomas Macy House

Closed for the 2022 season. 

Historic Properties may close occasionally due to weather, special events, or maintenance.

Fire Hose Cart House

Closed for the 2022 Season

Historic Properties may close occasionally due to weather, special events, or maintenance.

Greater Light

Free Admission

Open Wed–Sat, 11am-4pm (July 1–September 3)

All Historic Property grounds and gardens are open to the public and accessible during daylight hours. Historic Properties may close occasionally due to weather, special events, or maintenance.

Old Gaol

Free Admission

Open Wed–Sat, 11am–4pm (July 1–September 3)

All Historic Property grounds and gardens are open to the public and accessible during daylight hours.

Historic Properties may close occasionally due to weather, special events, or maintenance.

Old Mill

Free Admission

Open Wed–Sat,11am-4pm (June 15–September 3)

Historic Properties may close occasionally due to weather, special events, or maintenance.

Oldest House

Free Admission

Open Wed–Sat,11am-4pm (June 15–September 3)

Historic Properties may close occasionally due to weather, special events, or maintenance.

Quaker Meeting House

Free Admission

Open Mon–Fri, 10am-4pm (through October 7)

Historic Properties may close occasionally due to weather, special events, or maintenance.

Quaker Meeting House is closed on the following federal holidays: Juneteenth, Independence Day, and Labor Day.

Research Library

Research Library

Reading Room

Open Mon–Fri by appointment only, 10am–4pm
Please reach out to Library@nha.org to schedule your visit and learn more here.

Whitney Gallery

Located at the Research Library 
Open Mon–Fri, 10am–4pm (July 1–October 7)

The Research Library is closed on the following federal holidays: Juneteenth, Independence Day, and Labor Day.  

Field with split rail fence.

Eleanor Ham Pony Field

Self-guided, Open Year Round

Folger-Franklin Memorial Boulder & Bench

Self-guided, Open Year Round

Tristram Coffin Homestead Site Marker

Self-guided, Open Year Round

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