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Nantucket Historical Association Walking Tours

7 Fair St Fl 2, Nantucket, MA 02554-3737
+1 508-228-1894
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The NHA Msuem Shop is Nantucket Island Treasure

This is the best place to find exhibition themed merchandise relating to the next door Whaling... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2017
pollytalknyc
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New York City, New York
Worth the Time To Do

The 90 minute walking tour is well worth the time and money. The docents are well versed in the... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2017
Grammie321
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7 Fair St Fl 2, Nantucket, MA 02554-3737
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Reviewed 2 August 2017

This is the best place to find exhibition themed merchandise relating to the next door Whaling Museum and other treasures you never thought you needed. I poured through a rack of paintings and bought a 12 x 18 laminated reproduction of a Whaling captains letter...More

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NHATeam, Public Relations Manager at Nantucket Historical Association Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your time in our Museum Shop! We are happy that you believed our selections to be high quality yet reasonably priced. Thank you for taking the time to write your review and we hope to see...More

Reviewed 18 June 2017

The 90 minute walking tour is well worth the time and money. The docents are well versed in the history of the island and draw you into life in the 1800's.More

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NHATeam, Public Relations Manager at Nantucket Historical Association Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2017

Thank you for your review of your experience on one of the NHA Walking Tours. We're thrilled to hear that you enjoyed learning about the island's rich history on foot with one of our expert guides! We will make sure to pass your kind words...More

Reviewed 19 October 2016

This was a last minute decision to do a walking tour - as we only had one day on Nantucket! It was the highlight of our day, and Karen our guide was great! She was so knowledgeable and engaging!More

Thank Erin D
NHATeam, Public Relations Manager at Nantucket Historical Association Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 March 2017

Dear Erin, Thank you for your review of your experience on one of our Downtown Walking Tours. We're honored that you spent so much time of your one day on Nantucket with one of our knowledgeable guides exploring the island's rich history on foot. We...More

Reviewed 19 October 2016

We thoroughly enjoyed the historical walking tour and felt it was interesting and a great orientation to the island. Our guide was great. This one was better than the ghost tour.More

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NHATeam, Public Relations Manager at Nantucket Historical Association Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 March 2017

Thank you for your review of your experience on one of our Downtown Walking Tours. We're so glad that you enjoyed learning about Nantucket out on foot with one of our knowledgeable guides, as they are the ones that truly bring our island's rich history...More

Reviewed 26 September 2016

This was a great way to learn about the town and thriving whaling business way back when. Our guide, Karen, was excellent at bringing out the emotion of the times. Tour is primarily based on the book, "In the Heart of the Sea". I would...More

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NHATeam, Public Relations Manager at Nantucket Historical Association Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 March 2017

Dear Richard, Thank you for your review of your experience on one of our Downtown Walking Tours. We're so glad to hear that you enjoyed learning about Nantucket's rich history on foot and we will be sure to pass along your compliments to Karen. We...More

Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Whaling museum was great. While not practiced today in America, it was interesting to learn about what was at one time the whaling capital of the world ..Nantucket is a great place to visit.More

Thank Bradley D
NHATeam, Public Relations Manager at Nantucket Historical Association Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 March 2017

Dear Bradley, Thank you for your review of your experience with us. We're thrilled to hear that you enjoyed learning about our island's rich history during your time with us as the one-time whaling capital of the world. We thank you for visiting and for...More

Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

Nice job Karen, very informative, entertaining and a must do for visitors to get an accurate representation of the history of the island and the Quaker Wampanog interactions, whaling history and so many other tidbits.More

Thank Mike S
NHATeam, Public Relations Manager at Nantucket Historical Association Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 March 2017

Dear Mike, Thank you for your review of your experience on one of our historic Downtown Walking Tours. We're so glad you enjoyed learning about Nantucket's rich history on foot exploring the downtown area with one of our knowledgeable guides. We thank you very much...More

Reviewed 1 January 2016 via mobile

Historic Sites. At $3 a youth (6-17), and $6 an adult this was an excellent bargain. The enriching culture of the historical environment is portrayed very clearly at these historical places. They're all within walking distance.More

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NHATeam, Public Relations Manager at Nantucket Historical Association Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 February 2016

Thank you for your review of your experience at our historic sites. We're so glad to hear that you enjoyed the convenience of our various historic properties and learning about the island's rich history during your time with us. Thank you very much for visiting,...More

Reviewed 26 October 2015

Very interesting and informative 90 minute walking tour of the town. Included Quaker Meeting House and Hadwen House. If you are interested in the history of Nantucket this is a must.More

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NHATeam, Public Relations Manager at Nantucket Historical Association Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 November 2015

Thank you for your review of your experience on our Downtown Walking Tour last month. We're so glad to hear that you enjoyed learning about some of the island's rich history out on foot. We're happy that you enjoyed visiting some of our historic sites...More

Reviewed 1 October 2015

We had a delightful tour of the town and were given a most interesting account of the lives and times in Nantucket, including excellent historical information and an account of the Essex disaster. This a well worth while way to spend a morningMore

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NHATeam, Public Relations Manager at Nantucket Historical Association Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 November 2015

Thank you for your review of your experience on one of our walking tours early this fall. We're glad to hear you enjoyed learning about the history of island's iconic downtown area, as well as the story of the ill-fated Nantucket whaleship Essex. We thank...More

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