The New Bedford Whaling Museum is fortunate to have many productive partnerships with people and organizations. Watch this space.
Partnering with the Húsavík Whale Museum in Iceland, connecting high school students with a focus on ocean conservation and ecotourism.
Collaborative efforts have allowed the Museum to digitize and promote the Research Library's holdings.
Education through Cultural and Historical Organizations
Sharing ongoing projects within the community related to New Bedford's whaling history.
Collaborations with NOAA include Ocean Today and Old Weather: Whaling
Primary Sources Illuminating the Ocean Deep: A research course at the New Bedford Whaling Museum – Winter Session 2015
The central idea behind this project – students and community members become involved in ground level historical research.
A cooperative agreement between the Museum and the WHOI is underway with the gift of the Watkins-Schevill Collection of Marine Mammal Sound Recordings.