School Vacation Weeks



February Vacation Week

A week of family-friendly events to engage visitors of all ages in hands-on history, science, and arts-based projects.
EXPRESS YOURSELF: New Bedford Whaling Museum ART WEEK
View the 2020 Vacation Week Program page HERE.


Spring Vacation Week

Get to know the Museum with a highlights tour, climb inside an inflatable whale, get crafty at our art stations, and learn stories of life aboard a whaleship.

Right Whale Day, as part of Spring Vacation Week, includes hands-on marine-themed crafts and activities to foster a greater appreciation for the status and plight of the highly endangered North Atlantic right whale. Click here to learn more about Right Whale Day.