Today ? June 29 ? at the NHA

一本到2v不卡区Whaling Museum Open
February 6–March 31, 2020
Thursday-Sunday, 10:00am–4:00pm

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Today's whaling museum schedule

Whaling Museum Open
February 6–March 31, 2020
Thursday-Sunday, 10:00am–4:00pm

On This Day in Nantucket History

June 28, 1828Read more from June 28, 1828

In 1828, the Inquirer published a recap of the annual three-day sheep-shearing celebration: “In addition to the ceremonies, cheer and hospitality, connected with those immediately engaged in shearing, there is a large number of tents pitched a little to the northward of the sheepfold, for the special purpose of making pockets lighter and heads and stomachs heavier.” Read more from June 28, 1828

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