Events

Sep 30 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
This week’s free Art Grab & Go project is a 3-D Carousel Horse you can assemble and decorate! You will need white glue, scissors, and your coloring supplies of choice. Suggested for ages 7+. Younger … Continue reading "Art Grab & Go Bag: 3-D Carousel Horse"
Sep 30 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Online
The Atheneum joins Boston-based Communities Responding To Extreme Weather (CREW) to host six virtual programs in support of Climate Prep Week 2020 (Sept. 24 – 30). This year’s theme is ‘Climate Resilience is Social Resilience.’ All … Continue reading "Climate Prep Week Discussion: The Linked Fight For Racial Justice and Climate Change"
Oct 1 @ 9:00 am
As we have had to cancel the Nantucket Cranberry Festival this year, we are pleased to offer instead a guided tour to celebrate and see the living history of Cranberry growing at the Milestone Cranberry … Continue reading "Nantucket Cranberry Harvest Tour"
Oct 1 @ 1:00 pm
As we have had to cancel the Nantucket Cranberry Festival this year, we are pleased to offer instead a guided tour to celebrate and see the living history of Cranberry growing at the Milestone Cranberry … Continue reading "Nantucket Cranberry Harvest Tour"
Oct 1 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm Online
Weekly trivia games for teens, using Zoom and Kahoot. Test your knowledge with all things trivia! Multiple choice and true/ false questions. Open to all teens entering 6-12th grades. Email eyoung@nantucketatheneum.org for login information.
Oct 1 @ 8:00 pm
The most popular walking tour ever on Nantucket. A fascinating evening stroll to five of the island’s most haunted locations, led by the original guide. $20 for Adults; $15 for Seniors (65+) and Teens; $5 … Continue reading "Nantucket Ghost Walk – Cemetery Route"
Oct 2 @ 8:30 am
A 2 1/2 mi, 55 min, nonstop exercise walk with historic commentary past spectacular summer homes on Nantucket. Social distancing observed.
Oct 2 @ 9:00 am
As we have had to cancel the Nantucket Cranberry Festival this year, we are pleased to offer instead a guided tour to celebrate and see the living history of Cranberry growing at the Milestone Cranberry … Continue reading "Nantucket Cranberry Harvest Tour"
Oct 2 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
This week’s free Paper Craft Grab & Go project is an origami owl finger puppet! Fold your owl out of paper and doodle patterns to decorate. Each owl only takes one piece of paper, so … Continue reading "Paper Craft Grab & Go Bag: Origami Doodle Owls"
Oct 2 @ 11:00 am
Led by the 3-time runner-up in the Nantucket History Quiz Bowl, 1/2 mile, 80 min. Starts at 11am at Centre and Main in front of the brick bank building. Please arrive 10 min early No … Continue reading "Historic Downtown Walking Tour"
Oct 2 @ 1:00 pm
As we have had to cancel the Nantucket Cranberry Festival this year, we are pleased to offer instead a guided tour to celebrate and see the living history of Cranberry growing at the Milestone Cranberry … Continue reading "Nantucket Cranberry Harvest Tour"
Oct 2 @ 8:00 pm Meet the guide at Centre & Main streets 10 minutes early.
The most popular walking tour ever on Nantucket. A fascinating evening stroll to five of the island’s most haunted locations, led by the original guide. $20 for Adults; $15 for Seniors (65+) and Teens; $5 … Continue reading "Nantucket Ghost Walk – Town Route"
Oct 3 @ 9:00 am
As we have had to cancel the Nantucket Cranberry Festival this year, we are pleased to offer instead a guided tour to celebrate and see the living history of Cranberry growing at the Milestone Cranberry … Continue reading "Nantucket Cranberry Harvest Tour"
Oct 3 @ 11:00 am
Led by the 3-time runner-up in the Nantucket History Quiz Bowl, 1/2 mile, 80 min. Starts at 11am at Centre and Main in front of the brick bank building. Please arrive 10 min early No … Continue reading "Historic Downtown Walking Tour"
Oct 3 @ 1:00 pm
As we have had to cancel the Nantucket Cranberry Festival this year, we are pleased to offer instead a guided tour to celebrate and see the living history of Cranberry growing at the Milestone Cranberry … Continue reading "Nantucket Cranberry Harvest Tour"
Oct 3 @ 8:00 pm Meet the guide at Centre & Main streets 10 minutes early.
The most popular walking tour ever on Nantucket. A fascinating evening stroll to five of the island’s most haunted locations, led by the original guide. $20 for Adults; $15 for Seniors (65+) and Teens; $5 … Continue reading "Nantucket Ghost Walk – Town Route"
Oct 5 @ 8:30 am
A 2 1/2 mi, 55 min, nonstop exercise walk with historic commentary past spectacular summer homes on Nantucket. Social distancing observed.
Oct 5 @ 11:00 am
Led by the 3-time runner-up in the Nantucket History Quiz Bowl, 1/2 mile, 80 min. Starts at 11am at Centre and Main in front of the brick bank building. Please arrive 10 min early No … Continue reading "Historic Downtown Walking Tour"
Oct 5 @ 1:00 pm
As we have had to cancel the Nantucket Cranberry Festival this year, we are pleased to offer instead a guided tour to celebrate and see the living history of Cranberry growing at the Milestone Cranberry … Continue reading "Nantucket Cranberry Harvest Tour"
Oct 5 @ 8:00 pm Meet the guide at Centre & Main streets 10 minutes early.
The most popular walking tour ever on Nantucket. A fascinating evening stroll to five of the island’s most haunted locations, led by the original guide. $20 for Adults; $15 for Seniors (65+) and Teens; $5 … Continue reading "Nantucket Ghost Walk – Town Route"
Oct 6 @ 9:00 am
As we have had to cancel the Nantucket Cranberry Festival this year, we are pleased to offer instead a guided tour to celebrate and see the living history of Cranberry growing at the Milestone Cranberry … Continue reading "Nantucket Cranberry Harvest Tour"
Oct 6 @ 11:00 am
Led by the 3-time runner-up in the Nantucket History Quiz Bowl, 1/2 mile, 80 min. Starts at 11am at Centre and Main in front of the brick bank building. Please arrive 10 min early No … Continue reading "Historic Downtown Walking Tour"
Oct 6 @ 1:00 pm
As we have had to cancel the Nantucket Cranberry Festival this year, we are pleased to offer instead a guided tour to celebrate and see the living history of Cranberry growing at the Milestone Cranberry … Continue reading "Nantucket Cranberry Harvest Tour"
Oct 6 @ 8:00 pm
The most popular walking tour ever on Nantucket. A fascinating evening stroll to five of the island’s most haunted locations, led by the original guide. $20 for Adults; $15 for Seniors (65+) and Teens; $5 … Continue reading "Nantucket Ghost Walk – Cemetery Route"
Oct 7 @ 8:30 am
A 2-mil, 45 min nonstop exercise walk with historic commentary down beautiful streets & lanes most visitors never find. Social distancing observed.
Oct 7 @ 9:00 am
As we have had to cancel the Nantucket Cranberry Festival this year, we are pleased to offer instead a guided tour to celebrate and see the living history of Cranberry growing at the Milestone Cranberry … Continue reading "Nantucket Cranberry Harvest Tour"
Oct 7 @ 11:00 am
Led by the 3-time runner-up in the Nantucket History Quiz Bowl, 1/2 mile, 80 min. Starts at 11am at Centre and Main in front of the brick bank building. Please arrive 10 min early No … Continue reading "Historic Downtown Walking Tour"
Oct 7 @ 1:00 pm
As we have had to cancel the Nantucket Cranberry Festival this year, we are pleased to offer instead a guided tour to celebrate and see the living history of Cranberry growing at the Milestone Cranberry … Continue reading "Nantucket Cranberry Harvest Tour"
Oct 8 @ 9:00 am
As we have had to cancel the Nantucket Cranberry Festival this year, we are pleased to offer instead a guided tour to celebrate and see the living history of Cranberry growing at the Milestone Cranberry … Continue reading "Nantucket Cranberry Harvest Tour"
Oct 8 @ 11:00 am
Led by the 3-time runner-up in the Nantucket History Quiz Bowl, 1/2 mile, 80 min. Starts at 11am at Centre and Main in front of the brick bank building. Please arrive 10 min early No … Continue reading "Historic Downtown Walking Tour"
Oct 8 @ 1:00 pm
As we have had to cancel the Nantucket Cranberry Festival this year, we are pleased to offer instead a guided tour to celebrate and see the living history of Cranberry growing at the Milestone Cranberry … Continue reading "Nantucket Cranberry Harvest Tour"
Oct 8 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm Online
Weekly trivia games for teens, using Zoom and Kahoot. Test your knowledge with all things trivia! Multiple choice and true/ false questions. Open to all teens entering 6-12th grades. Email eyoung@nantucketatheneum.org for login information.
Oct 8 @ 8:00 pm
The most popular walking tour ever on Nantucket. A fascinating evening stroll to five of the island’s most haunted locations, led by the original guide. $20 for Adults; $15 for Seniors (65+) and Teens; $5 … Continue reading "Nantucket Ghost Walk – Cemetery Route"
Oct 9 @ 8:30 am
A 2 1/2 mi, 55 min, nonstop exercise walk with historic commentary past spectacular summer homes on Nantucket. Social distancing observed.
Oct 9 @ 9:00 am
As we have had to cancel the Nantucket Cranberry Festival this year, we are pleased to offer instead a guided tour to celebrate and see the living history of Cranberry growing at the Milestone Cranberry … Continue reading "Nantucket Cranberry Harvest Tour"
Oct 9 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
This week’s free Paper Craft Grab & Go project is a chameleon with a tongue that moves! You will need, scissors, glue, a pencil, and a black marker or pen. Suggested for ages 7+. Younger … Continue reading "Paper Craft Grab & Go Bag: Chameleon"
Oct 9 @ 11:00 am
Led by the 3-time runner-up in the Nantucket History Quiz Bowl, 1/2 mile, 80 min. Starts at 11am at Centre and Main in front of the brick bank building. Please arrive 10 min early No … Continue reading "Historic Downtown Walking Tour"
Oct 9 @ 1:00 pm
As we have had to cancel the Nantucket Cranberry Festival this year, we are pleased to offer instead a guided tour to celebrate and see the living history of Cranberry growing at the Milestone Cranberry … Continue reading "Nantucket Cranberry Harvest Tour"
Oct 9 @ 8:00 pm Meet the guide at Centre & Main streets 10 minutes early.
The most popular walking tour ever on Nantucket. A fascinating evening stroll to five of the island’s most haunted locations, led by the original guide. $20 for Adults; $15 for Seniors (65+) and Teens; $5 … Continue reading "Nantucket Ghost Walk – Town Route"
Oct 10 @ 9:30 am
A 2-mil, 45 min nonstop exercise walk with historic commentary down beautiful streets & lanes most visitors never find. Social distancing observed.
Oct 10 @ 11:00 am
Led by the 3-time runner-up in the Nantucket History Quiz Bowl, 1/2 mile, 80 min. Starts at 11am at Centre and Main in front of the brick bank building. Please arrive 10 min early No … Continue reading "Historic Downtown Walking Tour"
Oct 10 @ 2:00 pm
Led by the 3-time runner-up in the Nantucket History Quiz Bowl, 1/2 mile, 80 min. Starts at 11am at Centre and Main in front of the brick bank building. Please arrive 10 min early No … Continue reading "Historic Downtown Walking Tour"
Oct 10 @ 8:00 pm Meet the guide at Centre & Main streets 10 minutes early.
The most popular walking tour ever on Nantucket. A fascinating evening stroll to five of the island’s most haunted locations, led by the original guide. $20 for Adults; $15 for Seniors (65+) and Teens; $5 … Continue reading "Nantucket Ghost Walk – Town Route"
Oct 11 @ 10:00 am
A 2 1/2 mi, 55 min, nonstop exercise walk with historic commentary past spectacular summer homes on Nantucket. Social distancing observed.
Oct 11 @ 8:00 pm Meet the guide at Centre & Main streets 10 minutes early.
The most popular walking tour ever on Nantucket. A fascinating evening stroll to five of the island’s most haunted locations, led by the original guide. $20 for Adults; $15 for Seniors (65+) and Teens; $5 … Continue reading "Nantucket Ghost Walk – Town Route"
Oct 12 @ 8:30 am
A 2 1/2 mi, 55 min, nonstop exercise walk with historic commentary past spectacular summer homes on Nantucket. Social distancing observed.
Oct 12 @ 9:00 am
As we have had to cancel the Nantucket Cranberry Festival this year, we are pleased to offer instead a guided tour to celebrate and see the living history of Cranberry growing at the Milestone Cranberry … Continue reading "Nantucket Cranberry Harvest Tour"
Oct 12 @ 11:00 am
Led by the 3-time runner-up in the Nantucket History Quiz Bowl, 1/2 mile, 80 min. Starts at 11am at Centre and Main in front of the brick bank building. Please arrive 10 min early No … Continue reading "Historic Downtown Walking Tour"
Oct 12 @ 1:00 pm
As we have had to cancel the Nantucket Cranberry Festival this year, we are pleased to offer instead a guided tour to celebrate and see the living history of Cranberry growing at the Milestone Cranberry … Continue reading "Nantucket Cranberry Harvest Tour"
Oct 12 @ 8:00 pm Meet the guide at Centre & Main streets 10 minutes early.
The most popular walking tour ever on Nantucket. A fascinating evening stroll to five of the island’s most haunted locations, led by the original guide. $20 for Adults; $15 for Seniors (65+) and Teens; $5 … Continue reading "Nantucket Ghost Walk – Town Route"