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Traveler Rank: # 1 of 112 Nantucket Things To Do | User Votes (1)
Type: Attractions & Landmarks
Neighborhood: Nantucket Town
1 of 22 Nantucket Attractions & Landmarks
Overview:
The motto of the United States Life-Saving Service and the United States Coast Guard is “You have to go out, but you...
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Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Parks, Gardens & Cemeteries, Beaches/Bodies of Water, Tours
Neighborhood: Siasconset
2 of 22 Nantucket Attractions & Landmarks
Overview:
The small-town feel of Nantucket can seem to get much bigger if you are trying to explore the island on foot. Nantucket...
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Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Other, Tours
Neighborhood: Nantucket Town
3 of 22 Nantucket Attractions & Landmarks
Overview:
Those who believe in such things claim that Nantucket is one of the most haunted places in the United States. Basically...
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Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Tours
Neighborhood: Wauwinet
4 of 22 Nantucket Attractions & Landmarks
Overview:
The original lighthouse, constructed in 1785, was a wooden structure that was built to support the then important port...
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Type: Photo Spots / Photography, Attractions & Landmarks, Religious
Neighborhood: Nantucket Town
5 of 22 Nantucket Attractions & Landmarks
Overview:
There are 92 steps to the top of the tower of the First Congregational Church and though not air conditioned, visitors...
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Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Tours
Neighborhood: Nantucket Town
6 of 22 Nantucket Attractions & Landmarks
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The Coffin family is one of the oldest on the island of Nantucket; you will notice the family name here and there as...
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Type: Attractions & Landmarks
Neighborhood: Nantucket Town
7 of 22 Nantucket Attractions & Landmarks
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The buildings in the Historic District of Nantucket reflect all the charm of an old New England town. Over 800 of the...
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Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Science & Technology
Neighborhood: Nantucket Town
8 of 22 Nantucket Attractions & Landmarks
Overview:
This small museum, named for local naturalist Maria Mitchel, always features engaging and informative exhibits on the...
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Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Science & Technology, Educational, Other, Sports and the Outdoors
Neighborhood: Nantucket Town
9 of 22 Nantucket Attractions & Landmarks
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Spermaceti is a substance derived from whales that was once used to make candles. This converted 1846 candle factory is...
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Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Beaches/Bodies of Water
Neighborhood: Nantucket Town
10 of 22 Nantucket Attractions & Landmarks
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There is probably no more frequently photographed lighthouse in America than this one, the second oldest in the country...
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Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Beaches/Bodies of Water, Sports and the Outdoors
Neighborhood: Madaket
11 of 22 Nantucket Attractions & Landmarks
Overview:
Westward from Nantucket Town is the Madaket Bike Path, leading to the village and beaches of Madaket. Point to point...
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Type: Photo Spots / Photography, Attractions & Landmarks, Arts & Museums
Neighborhood: Nantucket Town
12 of 22 Nantucket Attractions & Landmarks
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Walk up the stairs of this island gallery, which are covered with photographs of island life, open the door, and step...
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Type: Photo Spots / Photography, Attractions & Landmarks, Educational, Other, Science & Technology, Parks, Gardens & Cemeteries, Sports and the Outdoors, Arts & Museums
Neighborhood: Nantucket Town
13 of 22 Nantucket Attractions & Landmarks
Overview:
Keeping the island's history alive is the goal of the Nantucket Historical Association. Many of the museums and...
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Type: Attractions & Landmarks
Neighborhood: Surfside
14 of 22 Nantucket Attractions & Landmarks
Overview:
Like Jetties Beach, Surfside Beach is considered a great family destination with all the fixings for a great beach day...
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Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Cultural Events, Science & Technology, Educational, Other
Neighborhood: Nantucket Town
15 of 22 Nantucket Attractions & Landmarks
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Maria Mitchell was the first female professor of astronomy in the United States. The association which bears her name...
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Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Tours
Neighborhood: Nantucket Town
16 of 22 Nantucket Attractions & Landmarks
Overview:
What better way to learn about Nantucket's marine ecology than on a two-hour guided tour. Fun for children and adults...
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Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Animal Life, Sports and the Outdoors
Neighborhood: Nantucket Town
17 of 22 Nantucket Attractions & Landmarks
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Keeping with true Nantucket charm, the Aquarium is housed in a quaint, small cottage complete with inviting windowboxes...
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Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Cultural Events, Other
Neighborhood: Nantucket Town
18 of 22 Nantucket Attractions & Landmarks
Overview:
Spring can come late to the coastal island of Nantucket, but you can make it feel like it's arrived a little early by...
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Type: Attractions & Landmarks
Neighborhood: Nantucket Town
19 of 22 Nantucket Attractions & Landmarks
Overview:
Most Island visitors who pass the doors of the Nantucket Visitor Services office seem to come seeking one thing; a...
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Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Arts & Museums
Neighborhood: Nantucket Town
20 of 22 Nantucket Attractions & Landmarks
Overview:
This fine art gallery is named after the Nantucket folk tale of homesick (and lovesick) sailors placing a valentine for...
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