The New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center would like commercial fishermen to submit any original photos for a new exhibit, “Taken Out to Sea,” which will open June 8.

According to South Coast, this exhibit allows fishermen to have the opportunity to share their world with those on shore.

To be considered for the exhibit, fishermen may submit one to three original, at-sea photos by May 15 to The submission or submissions should include the name, phone number, vessel name, type of vessel, and a caption for the photo. Fishermen and their families will be invited to the exhibit opening on June 8.

The New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center is open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday through Sunday. Admission to the center is free, and it is located at 38 Bethel Street in New Bedford.

For more information, you can contact the New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center at or call (508) 993-8894.

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