This Saturday, several museums and historical sites across southeastern Massachusetts and Rhode Island will offer free entry as part of Museum Day Live!, an annual celebration sponsored by Smithsonian Magazine.
BOSTON (AP) — The New Bedford Whaling Museum has put together a digital list of all the men who set sail on whaling voyages out of the port to help people researching family history. The list contains the names of more than 127,000 sailors as young as 10 and as old as 70 who set sail from 1809 …
The museum at Battleship Cove is hosting a clam boil fundraiser from 5:30 to 7:30pm on Sunday, June 26. It will be held on the back portion of the USS Massachusetts to benefit the restoration of the Huey Helicopter.
The New Bedford Whaling Museum is looking for new volunteers who are willing to donate their time, interest, and energy to help the museum in any way possible and to advance the understanding of the whaling industry and the unique history of New Bedford.