There is lots of information about Nantucket available online, and should be looked at by anybody planning a trip to the area.

            A good place to begin doing some research is on one of the Nantucket Tourism pages.  Here, one will find many useful links for planning a trip to this tiny island.  A few of the more helpful links include  Transportation, Accommodations, Dining, Shopping, and Recreation.   This site also provides great Photo Galleries of island happenings during all four seasons of the year and helpful details on Island Beaches and Nantucket Museums. In their Ask Nantucket section, they answer your questions about Nantucket Island.

            The Nantucket Chamber of Commerce has a great website, providing loads of information to those planning a trip to the area.  Amongst many other things, the site has history information about Nantucket, and a Calendar of Events that is updated weekly.  There is also a FAQs link that addresses many tourist related issues. 

            Although crime is not a major concern in Nantucket, the Police Website provides contact information for the island’s law enforcement agents. 

            A great way to get to know an unfamiliar area better is by studying its geography.  Make sure to check out the Map of the Cape Region and the Map of Nantucket Island before leaving home. 

            For weather information on Nantucket, check out the Ten Day Forecast or the Yearly Temperature and Precipitation Averages Page.