Museum from Home

Welcome to the New Bedford Whaling Museum’s Museum from Home webpage. If you are looking for things to do with your children, resources to keep students engaged, ways to spend your time learning about something new, or just taking a moment to enjoy our Collection from the comfort of your own home, please explore our links below.

Digital offerings made possible in part by BayCoast Bank.

Lecture Gallery  |  Exhibitions  |  For Parents  |  For Teachers & Students  |  History & Herstory  |  Science  |  Book Worms  |   Docent Moments  |  Collections Show & Tell

Lecture Gallery

Enjoy current and past lectures on a variety of subjects by Museum staff and guest experts.

Exhibitions

Audio tours, online exhibitions and videos as introductions to the Museum’s current exhibitions.

For Parents

Get inspired and creative with art, history, and science activities for all ages.

For Teachers & Students

Explore a ton of educational activities that you can make part of your re-imagined classrooms.

History & Herstory

Go behind the scenes with Museum experts or uncover hidden histories from the region.

Science

Read about the latest conservation efforts, explore sound recordings online, learn about the Museum’s whale skeletons on display, discover fascinating facts and more!

Book Worms

Find a great book or activity to spend your newfound extra time.

Docent Moments

Take a moment with our expert docents as they share a little history and their passion.

Collections Show & Tell

In this video series, Museum experts take you behind the scenes to show you their favorites.