December 20, 2021

NEW BEDFORD, Mass.— The New Bedford Whaling Museum today announced it will transition to winter hours in the new year through the end of March and that it will be closed Christmas Eve, Christmas and New Year’s Day.
Beginning January 2, 2022, the Whaling Museum will be open Tuesday – Saturday from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. and Sundays from 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. until March 31, 2022. Beginning April 1, 2022, the museum will resume operating from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. seven days a week.

In addition to updated winter hours, the New Bedford Whaling Museum will be closed on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, and New Year’s Day.

Evan England
Managing Director, NAIL[PR]
(401) 753-5588

About the New Bedford Whaling Museum
The New Bedford Whaling Museum ignites learning through explorations of art, history, science and culture rooted in the stories of people, the region and an international seaport. The cornerstone of New Bedford Whaling National Historical Park, the Museum is located at 18 Johnny Cake Hill in the heart of the city's historic downtown. The Museum is open daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Admission is free for Whaling Museum members and children ages three and under; adults $19, seniors (65+) $17, students (19+) $12, child and youth $9. For more information visit www.whalingmuseum.org.