Events

Nov
25
Wed
2020
Fifty Shades of Fabulous – The Story of Nantucket @ Meet at Federal & India Sts. 10 min early
Nov 25 @ 10:00 am

Led by the 3 time runner-up in the Nantucket History Quiz Bowl this 3/4 mi, 85 min, stroll tells the dynamic story of “the most important small town in American History.” No Reservations Necessary.

Notorious Nantucket Walking Tour (for ages 13+)
Nov 25 @ 2:00 pm

Discover the hidden history of Old Nantucket they dare not tell you anywhere else on this 2/3 mi, 80 min walking tour. For ages 13+

The Original Nantucket Ghost Walk – Town Route
Nov 25 @ 7:00 pm

Nantucket’s first & oldest Ghost Walk features 5 of the island’s famous haunted locations. Led by the original guide, it is 1 mi. long & lasts 80 min.

Nov
26
Thu
2020
Fabulous Mansions of the Cliff & Brant Point
Nov 26 @ 9:00 am

A 2 1/2 mi, 55 min, nonstop exercise walk with historic commentary past spectacular  homes on Nantucket. No reservations necessary.

The Original Nantucket Ghost Walk – Town Route
Nov 26 @ 7:00 pm

Nantucket’s first & oldest Ghost Walk features 5 of the island’s famous haunted locations. Led by the original guide, it is 1 mi. long & lasts 80 min.

Nov
27
Fri
2020
Historic Mansions of Main Street and America’s Oldest Windmill
Nov 27 @ 10:00 am

A 2 Mile, 45 min. nonstop exercise walk with historic commentary down beatutiful streets & lanes most visitors never find. $15 cash only. Meet at Federal & India Street by atheneum fence 10 min early. No reservations required.

Fifty Shades of Fabulous – The Story of Nantucket @ Meet at Federal & India Sts. 10 min early
Nov 27 @ 2:00 pm

Led by the 3 time runner-up in the Nantucket History Quiz Bowl this 3/4 mi, 85 min, stroll tells the dynamic story of “the most important small town in American History.” No Reservations Necessary.

The Original Nantucket Ghost Walk – Town Route
Nov 27 @ 7:00 pm

Nantucket’s first & oldest Ghost Walk features 5 of the island’s famous haunted locations. Led by the original guide, it is 1 mi. long & lasts 80 min.

Nov
28
Sat
2020
Fabulous Mansions of the Cliff & Brant Point
Nov 28 @ 10:00 am

A 2 1/2 mi, 55 min, nonstop exercise walk with historic commentary past spectacular  homes on Nantucket. No reservations necessary.

Fifty Shades of Fabulous – The Story of Nantucket @ Meet at Federal & India Sts. 10 min early
Nov 28 @ 2:00 pm

Led by the 3 time runner-up in the Nantucket History Quiz Bowl this 3/4 mi, 85 min, stroll tells the dynamic story of “the most important small town in American History.” No Reservations Necessary.

The Original Nantucket Ghost Walk – Town Route
Nov 28 @ 5:00 pm

Nantucket’s first & oldest Ghost Walk features 5 of the island’s famous haunted locations. Led by the original guide, it is 1 mi. long & lasts 80 min.

Nov
29
Sun
2020
Fabulous Mansions of the Cliff & Brant Point
Nov 29 @ 10:00 am

A 2 1/2 mi, 55 min, nonstop exercise walk with historic commentary past spectacular  homes on Nantucket. No reservations necessary.

Dec
3
Thu
2020
The Original Nantucket Ghost Walk – Town Route
Dec 3 @ 5:00 pm

Nantucket’s first & oldest Ghost Walk features 5 of the island’s famous haunted locations. Led by the original guide, it is 1 mi. long & lasts 80 min.

Dec
4
Fri
2020
Fabulous Mansions of the Cliff & Brant Point
Dec 4 @ 9:00 am

A 2 1/2 mi, 55 min, nonstop exercise walk with historic commentary past spectacular  homes on Nantucket. No reservations necessary.

Fifty Shades of Fabulous – The Story of Nantucket @ Meet at Federal & India Sts. 10 min early
Dec 4 @ 11:00 am

Led by the 3 time runner-up in the Nantucket History Quiz Bowl this 3/4 mi, 85 min, stroll tells the dynamic story of “the most important small town in American History.” No Reservations Necessary.

Great Writers on Nantucket
Dec 4 @ 2:00 pm

Hear how Melville, Hemingway, Steinbeck and others were inspired by this magical island on this 2/3 mile, 90min stroll. Meet at Federal & India Street by Atheneum fence 10 min early. No reservations required.

The Original Nantucket Ghost Walk – Town Route
Dec 4 @ 5:00 pm

Nantucket’s first & oldest Ghost Walk features 5 of the island’s famous haunted locations. Led by the original guide, it is 1 mi. long & lasts 80 min.

Dec
5
Sat
2020
Historic Mansions of Main Street and the 1746 Windmill
Dec 5 @ 10:00 am

A 2-mil, 45 min nonstop exercise walk past historic mansions & gardens of Nantucket with historic commentary.

 

Nantucket Conservation Foundation Guided Walk around Squam Farm
Dec 5 @ 11:00 am
Nantucket Conservation Foundation Guided Walk around Squam Farm

Explore the open fields, hidden forests and sphagnum bogs of this spectacular property adjacent to Squam Swamp. Located off Quidnet Road, this former farmland was used by the Foundation for a ten-year study of the ecological effects of sheep grazing on the island’s landscape.  Due to Covid-19 group size restrictions, space is limited and pre-registration is required: Nantucketconservation.org

Foundation is again offering complimentary guided winter walks on some of your favorite properties. All walks are led by the Foundation’s Middle Moors Ranger Allen Reinhard, and Neil Foley, Interpretive Education Coordinator & Ecologist. Allen and Neil’s winter walks offer a different perspective to those you may have been on in during the summer months, including more detailed insights into the geology and landscape, flora, and fauna of the individual property. The program is designed to bring the community into contact with the places and rare habitats that make our island so special.

Please note that our Winter Walks program is free and open to all members of the community. If you would like to make a contribution to NCF and our mission to permanently conserve and protect the island’s rare resources and special habitats, please call 508-228-2884.

Fifty Shades of Fabulous – The Story of Nantucket @ Meet at Federal & India Sts. 10 min early
Dec 5 @ 2:00 pm

Led by the 3 time runner-up in the Nantucket History Quiz Bowl this 3/4 mi, 85 min, stroll tells the dynamic story of “the most important small town in American History.” No Reservations Necessary.

The Original Nantucket Ghost Walk – Town Route
Dec 5 @ 5:00 pm

Nantucket’s first & oldest Ghost Walk features 5 of the island’s famous haunted locations. Led by the original guide, it is 1 mi. long & lasts 80 min.

The Original Nantucket Ghost Walk – Town Route
Dec 5 @ 7:00 pm

Nantucket’s first & oldest Ghost Walk features 5 of the island’s famous haunted locations. Led by the original guide, it is 1 mi. long & lasts 80 min.

Dec
6
Sun
2020
Historic Mansions of Main Street and the 1746 Windmill
Dec 6 @ 10:00 am

A 2-mil, 45 min nonstop exercise walk past historic mansions & gardens of Nantucket with historic commentary.

 

Great Writers on Nantucket
Dec 6 @ 2:00 pm

Hear how Melville, Hemingway, Steinbeck and others were inspired by this magical island on this 2/3 mile, 90min stroll. Meet at Federal & India Street by Atheneum fence 10 min early. No reservations required.

The Original Nantucket Ghost Walk – Town Route
Dec 6 @ 5:00 pm

Nantucket’s first & oldest Ghost Walk features 5 of the island’s famous haunted locations. Led by the original guide, it is 1 mi. long & lasts 80 min.

Dec
23
Wed
2020
The Original Nantucket Ghost Walk – Town Route
Dec 23 @ 5:00 pm

Nantucket’s first & oldest Ghost Walk features 5 of the island’s famous haunted locations. Led by the original guide, it is 1 mi. long & lasts 80 min.

Dec
24
Thu
2020
Historic Whaling Era Mansions of Main Street and the 1746 Windmill
Dec 24 @ 10:00 am

2 miles, 50 min.. nonstop exercise with historic commentary down lanes most never see. No reservations necessary.

Great Writers on Nantucket
Dec 24 @ 2:00 pm

Hear how Melville, Hemingway, Steinbeck and others were inspired by this magical island on this 2/3 mile, 90min stroll. Meet at Federal & India Street by Atheneum fence 10 min early. No reservations required.

The Original Nantucket Ghost Walk – Town Route
Dec 24 @ 5:00 pm

Nantucket’s first & oldest Ghost Walk features 5 of the island’s famous haunted locations. Led by the original guide, it is 1 mi. long & lasts 80 min.

Dec
25
Fri
2020
Fifty Shades of Fabulous – The Story of Nantucket @ Meet at Federal & India Sts. 10 min early
Dec 25 @ 2:00 pm

Led by the 3 time runner-up in the Nantucket History Quiz Bowl this 3/4 mi, 85 min, stroll tells the dynamic story of “the most important small town in American History.” No Reservations Necessary.

The Original Nantucket Ghost Walk – Town Route
Dec 25 @ 5:00 pm

Nantucket’s first & oldest Ghost Walk features 5 of the island’s famous haunted locations. Led by the original guide, it is 1 mi. long & lasts 80 min.

Dec
26
Sat
2020
Fabulous Mansions of the Cliff & Brant Point
Dec 26 @ 10:00 am

A 2 1/2 mi, 55 min, nonstop exercise walk with historic commentary past spectacular  homes on Nantucket. No reservations necessary.

Fifty Shades of Fabulous – The Story of Nantucket @ Meet at Federal & India Sts. 10 min early
Dec 26 @ 2:00 pm

Led by the 3 time runner-up in the Nantucket History Quiz Bowl this 3/4 mi, 85 min, stroll tells the dynamic story of “the most important small town in American History.” No Reservations Necessary.

The Original Nantucket Ghost Walk – Town Route
Dec 26 @ 5:00 pm

Nantucket’s first & oldest Ghost Walk features 5 of the island’s famous haunted locations. Led by the original guide, it is 1 mi. long & lasts 80 min.

Jan
1
Fri
2021
Fabulous Mansions of the Cliff & Brant Point
Jan 1 @ 10:00 am

A 2 1/2 mi, 55 min, nonstop exercise walk with historic commentary past spectacular  homes on Nantucket. No reservations necessary.

Notorious Nantucket Walking Tour (for ages 13+)
Jan 1 @ 2:00 pm

Discover the hidden history of Old Nantucket they dare not tell you anywhere else on this 2/3 mi, 80 min walking tour. For ages 13+

The Original Nantucket Ghost Walk – Town Route
Jan 1 @ 5:00 pm

Nantucket’s first & oldest Ghost Walk features 5 of the island’s famous haunted locations. Led by the original guide, it is 1 mi. long & lasts 80 min.

Jan
9
Sat
2021
Nantucket Conservation Foundation Guided Walk around Windswept Bog
Jan 9 @ 11:00 am
Nantucket Conservation Foundation Guided Walk around Windswept Bog

A guided walk around the bogs and forests of Windswept, a recently decommissioned organic cranberry bog at the very start of a restoration journey back into a useful and productive wetland. Hear about the ecological history in the making for this island favorite and the cranberry culture that helped to sustain the families of Nantucket after the whaling era.  Due to Covid-19 group size restrictions, space is limited and pre-registration is required: Nantucketconservation.org

Foundation is again offering complimentary guided winter walks on some of your favorite properties. All walks are led by the Foundation’s Middle Moors Ranger Allen Reinhard, and Neil Foley, Interpretive Education Coordinator & Ecologist. Allen and Neil’s winter walks offer a different perspective to those you may have been on in during the summer months, including more detailed insights into the geology and landscape, flora, and fauna of the individual property. The program is designed to bring the community into contact with the places and rare habitats that make our island so special.

Please note that our Winter Walks program is free and open to all members of the community. If you would like to make a contribution to NCF and our mission to permanently conserve and protect the island’s rare resources and special habitats, please call 508-228-2884.

Jan
30
Sat
2021
Nantucket Conservation Foundation Guided Walk around Tupancy Links
Jan 30 @ 11:00 am
Nantucket Conservation Foundation Guided Walk around Tupancy Links

Hear the story of restoring a golf course into the sprawling native grasslands they are today and the species that share it with us. Known as one of the best dog walking trails and sunset viewing spots on the island, come find new things to appreciate about this island treasure.

Due to Covid-19 group size restrictions, space is limited and pre-registration is required: Nantucketconservation.org

Foundation is again offering complimentary guided winter walks on some of your favorite properties. All walks are led by the Foundation’s Middle Moors Ranger Allen Reinhard, and Neil Foley, Interpretive Education Coordinator & Ecologist. Allen and Neil’s winter walks offer a different perspective to those you may have been on in during the summer months, including more detailed insights into the geology and landscape, flora, and fauna of the individual property. The program is designed to bring the community into contact with the places and rare habitats that make our island so special.

Please note that our Winter Walks program is free and open to all members of the community. If you would like to make a contribution to NCF and our mission to permanently conserve and protect the island’s rare resources and special habitats, please call 508-228-2884.