Current & Upcoming Programs

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

Current & Upcoming Programs

Unleash your creativity at a fun, no-experience-needed painting class just for kids.

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

One of the world’s best known live readings of Herman Melville’s iconic American novel Moby-Dick takes place every January at the New Bedford Whaling Museum. The Moby-Dick Marathon draws readers and enthusiasts from around the globe to the Museum’s campus and to the reading online.

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