Current & Upcoming Programs

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The Museum offers a variety of art, science, history and cultural programs throughout the year.

Current & Upcoming Programs

Visualizing Climate Change Through the Fragile Beauty of Coral Reefs Buy Tickets Here Hybrid Event Tuesday, March 8, 2022 6:00 – 7:00pm (EST) Private Exhibition Viewing & Reception 7:00 – 8:00pm (EST) Artist Talk In person and via Zoom Tickets: $10 …

Behind the Scenes: The New Bedford Whaling Museum Collection and Its Challenges HYBRID EVENT Featuring: – Naomi Slipp, NBWM Chief Curator, – Jordan Berson, NBWM Director of Collections – Steven D. Lubar, Professor of American Studies, History, and Hist …

LifeLong Learners are invited to join us for an 8-session program celebrating women’s work. Explore treasures in the Whaling Museum’s collection made by women, learn about women who “made it” in the traditional male-dominated workforce, and investigate women’s handiwork in the home.

Join informal conversations with experts, aficionados, librarians, archivists, curators, historic preservation specialists, historians, and collectors.

Collecting and sharing stories of the community. SHARE YOUR STORY!