February Vacation Week Family Fun Continues February 21-24

Family Fun
New Bedford Whaling Museum
18 Johnny Cake Hill
Feb 21, 2017
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Climb inside an inflatable whale!

Explore the Whaling Museum during February Vacation


Tuesday, February 21 – Friday, February 24

Activities and tours are free for Museum members and with regular admission.

10 am – 11 am 
Go below deck on Whaleship Lagoda!

10 am – 12 pm
Inflatable Whale Climb inside a life-sized inflatable whale.

10 am – 2 pm
Arts & Crafts

11 am – 11:45 am
Museum Highlights Tours
Docents will lead groups throughout the Museum focusing on some of the most historically significant artifacts and visitor favorites, while telling stories of New Bedford’s role in U.S. history.

Tuesday, February 21 & 
Thursday, February 23

2 pm Curator Tours
45-minute tours of exhibition galleries guided by a Museum Curator.

Friday, February 24

10:30 am All Aboard the Lagoda
Join the crew of Captain C. Weade onboard the largest model whaleship in the world – 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.



The February vacation program is supported by a grant from the New Bedford Cultural Council, a local agency which is supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency.

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