Enjoy the Nantucket Cultural District from a different perspective. A variety of island tours are offered in passenger vans or buses, along with walking and biking tours. Different tours are available to make the most out of your Nantucket experience; birding, cycling, brewery, clamming, ice cream, whaling history, photo safaris, sightseeing, seal and whale watching, and more.
An overview of Nantucket in its heyday and focuses on the portion of Main Street between the Pacific National Bank and the Civil War Monument. Learn about the street’s development and the area’s early residents and architectural styles, as well as how the houses have come to symbolize the island’s whaling era.
75 minute tour | Tuesdays at 3 PM
Meet at 11 Centre St | May 31, 2022, to Oct 6, 2022.
Join NPT Executive Director Mary Bergman, who shares her knowledge of this unique fishing settlement at the eastern edge of the island. The tour focuses on the early “whalehouses” as well as the village’s boom as a seaside resort and actors colony at the end of the 1800s.
75 min tour | Thursdays at 3 PM
Meet at 1 New Street, Siasconset | May 31, 2022, to Oct 6, 2022.
Join us for a tour of the unique ‘Sconset neighborhood Codfish Park. In Codfish Park, little houses tell big stories. Learn about the evolution of Codfish Park and its important role in Nantucket’s Black history and labor history.
45 min tour | 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month
Meet at 1 New Street, Siasconset | July 7, 2022, to Oct 6, 2022.
Phone: (508) 228-9410