The New Bedford Whaling Museum hosts a number of special events and lecture series throughout the year, such as the Moby-Dick Marathon, a non-stop reading of Herman Melville’s literary masterpiece, Sailors’ Series, and Scrimshaw Weekend.
A weekend of programs surrounding the non-stop reading of Herman Melville's literary masterpiece.
The world’s only forum devoted to the indigenous shipboard art of whalers during the “Age of Sail.”
The Sailors’ Series illustrated lectures present a wide variety of experiences and adventures by individuals with lifelong commitments to sailing, boats, and the sea.
A centuries-old New England tradition of learning through intellectual debate.