Visiting with a Group

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Options for Groups

Bring your group of 10 or more to the Whaling Museum to discover the world of whales, the dramatic story of whaling and its impact, and the maritime and social history of Southcoast Massachusetts. We promise a must-see museum experience for groups like none other in New England!

  • Discounts for groups of 10 or more with advance registration
  • Options include self-touring, guided tours, school enrichment programs, express lunch, VIP experiences and tours, and expert speaker presentations
  • Free bus and motorcoach parking is available in the Whale’s Tooth Parking Lot at 532 Acushnet Ave, New Bedford.

  • Fully accessible to people using wheelchairs or walking aids

To receive a group discount or arrange a tour, advance reservations are required and should be made at least two weeks in advance.

To reserve contact or call 508-997-0046 ext. 185.

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The Whaling Museum offers wholesale terms of trade to tour operators and receptive operators. Contact or call 508-997-0046 ext. 139 to learn more.