April Vacation Week 2014

Join us throughout the week for crafts, hands-on activities and lots of family fun! Participate in a highlights tour, go below deck on the world's largest model whaleship, learn to throw a harpoon, create your own scrimshaw (with soap and shoe polish), and more!

Vacation Week Activities

Monday, April 21
Right Whale Day

From Tuesday, April 22 – Friday, April 25

10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Free crafts and family activities – Create your own scrimshaw (using soap and shoe polish), throw a harpoon with our family-friendly harpoons and target rings, and more

11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Participate in a 45-minute highlights tour with a Museum Docent. Tours leave from the front desk. (Regular admission rates apply)

10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Film Ocean Frontiers: The Dawn of a New Era in Ocean Stewardship Cook Memorial Theater. Ocean Frontiers is an engaging, inspirational film that features four very different, but equally important success stories of ocean stewardship, including one that is taking place in Massachusetts Bay

11:00 a.m. to Noon
Go below deck on the Lagoda! (Regular admission rates apply)


Captain C. Weade

On Friday, April 25, from 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
All aboard the Lagoda! Join the crew of Captain C. Weade on board the Lagoda for an adventure on the high seas! Travel the world, interact with new cultures, learn the ropes of a whaleship, and go a-whaling. (Regular admission rates apply). Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Last modified: March 25, 2014