two images Bob Rocha with children


Right Whale Day

Learn to eat, see, and hear like a whale

Monday, April 15, 2019
10 am – 2 pm
Hands-on marine-themed crafts and activities help foster a greater appreciation for the status and plight of the highly endangered North Atlantic right whale.

  • Climb inside a life-size inflatable right whale! Harbor View Gallery

  • Try fun marine-themed crafts. FREE! Jacobs Family Gallery

  • Check out the new life-size model of a right whale head. FREE! Jacobs Family Gallery

  • Explore whale biology and behavior exhibits in Whales Today. FREE! Jacobs Family Gallery

Activities in the Museum’s Jacobs Family Gallery were free. Hands-on activities elsewhere and access to the Museum’s other galleries were free with paid admission. All activities and full access were free for Whaling Museum members.

Spring Vacation Week Fun Continues April 16–19
Click here for the Spring Vacation Week Schedule


Right Whale Day is presented in partnership with:
New England Coastal Wildlife Alliance
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
A.I.S., Inc.
Whale and Dolphin Conservation