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Nantucket Historical Association Walking Tours

Nantucket Historical Association Walking Tours
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Reviewed September 12, 2018

What a great way to learn about some of the history of Nantucket! Definitely recommended for newcomers to the island. The staff can answer many questions and tell great inside stories of the area.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed September 10, 2018

We were lucky to connect with this walking tour upon our arrival. It was quite by accident. The tour lasted roughly 90 minutes and touched on a number of Nantucket highlights. Our guide, Karen, was incredible. Her in depth knowledge of the island's history was...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed July 4, 2018 via mobile

We took the historic walking tour with Sean. He is a native Nantucket resident. He was very knowledgeable. He was able to answer questions. I would recommend this tour for adults or older children. There were a couple of little ones on the tour who...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed August 1, 2017

This is the best place to find exhibition themed merchandise relating to the next door Whaling Museum and other treasures you never thought you needed. I poured through a rack of paintings and bought a 12 x 18 laminated reproduction of a Whaling captains letter...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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NHATeam, Public Relations Manager at Nantucket Historical Association Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 15, 2017

We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your time in our Museum Shop! We are happy that you believed our selections to be high quality yet reasonably priced. Thank you for taking the time to write your review and we hope to see...More

Reviewed June 17, 2017

The 90 minute walking tour is well worth the time and money. The docents are well versed in the history of the island and draw you into life in the 1800's.More

Date of experience: June 2017
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NHATeam, Public Relations Manager at Nantucket Historical Association Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 19, 2017

Thank you for your review of your experience on one of the NHA Walking Tours. We're thrilled to hear that you enjoyed learning about the island's rich history on foot with one of our expert guides! We will make sure to pass your kind words...More

Reviewed October 19, 2016

This was a last minute decision to do a walking tour - as we only had one day on Nantucket! It was the highlight of our day, and Karen our guide was great! She was so knowledgeable and engaging!More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank Erin D
NHATeam, Public Relations Manager at Nantucket Historical Association Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded March 3, 2017

Dear Erin, Thank you for your review of your experience on one of our Downtown Walking Tours. We're honored that you spent so much time of your one day on Nantucket with one of our knowledgeable guides exploring the island's rich history on foot. We...More

Reviewed October 18, 2016

We thoroughly enjoyed the historical walking tour and felt it was interesting and a great orientation to the island. Our guide was great. This one was better than the ghost tour.More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank MarylandTravelgirl
NHATeam, Public Relations Manager at Nantucket Historical Association Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded March 3, 2017

Thank you for your review of your experience on one of our Downtown Walking Tours. We're so glad that you enjoyed learning about Nantucket out on foot with one of our knowledgeable guides, as they are the ones that truly bring our island's rich history...More

Reviewed September 26, 2016

This was a great way to learn about the town and thriving whaling business way back when. Our guide, Karen, was excellent at bringing out the emotion of the times. Tour is primarily based on the book, "In the Heart of the Sea". I would...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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NHATeam, Public Relations Manager at Nantucket Historical Association Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded March 3, 2017

Dear Richard, Thank you for your review of your experience on one of our Downtown Walking Tours. We're so glad to hear that you enjoyed learning about Nantucket's rich history on foot and we will be sure to pass along your compliments to Karen. We...More

Reviewed July 27, 2016 via mobile

Whaling museum was great. While not practiced today in America, it was interesting to learn about what was at one time the whaling capital of the world ..Nantucket is a great place to visit.More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Bradley D
NHATeam, Public Relations Manager at Nantucket Historical Association Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded March 3, 2017

Dear Bradley, Thank you for your review of your experience with us. We're thrilled to hear that you enjoyed learning about our island's rich history during your time with us as the one-time whaling capital of the world. We thank you for visiting and for...More

Reviewed June 21, 2016 via mobile

Nice job Karen, very informative, entertaining and a must do for visitors to get an accurate representation of the history of the island and the Quaker Wampanog interactions, whaling history and so many other tidbits.More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank Mike S
NHATeam, Public Relations Manager at Nantucket Historical Association Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded March 3, 2017

Dear Mike, Thank you for your review of your experience on one of our historic Downtown Walking Tours. We're so glad you enjoyed learning about Nantucket's rich history on foot exploring the downtown area with one of our knowledgeable guides. We thank you very much...More

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We did it right at the Whaling Museum. That's where it starts. Times were posted and you can sign up there and buy your tickets as well.
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