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Mar
26
Thu
5:30 pm Family Swim @ Nantucket Community Pool
Family Swim @ Nantucket Community Pool
Mar 26 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Family Swim @ Nantucket Community Pool | Nantucket | Massachusetts | United States
Good fun and good for you, Family Swim sessions are offered year round at the Nantucket Community Pool for children of all ages. Teaching children water skills and helping them feel comfortable in the water[...]
Mar
27
Fri
3:00 pm NHA Winter Discovery Days – Ages... @ NHA
NHA Winter Discovery Days – Ages... @ NHA
Mar 27 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
NHA Winter Discovery Days - Ages 3-11 @ NHA | Nantucket | Massachusetts | United States
Looking for a FREE, wonderful winter getaway with the kids this season, right here on Nantucket? Look no further! The Whaling Museum Discovery Room offers a FREE program of family activities and crafts EVERY AFTERNOON[...]
Mar
28
Sat
1:00 pm Public Skating – All Ages @ Nantucket Ice
Public Skating – All Ages @ Nantucket Ice
Mar 28 @ 1:00 pm – 2:50 pm
Public Skating - All Ages @ Nantucket Ice | Nantucket | Massachusetts | United States
A special public skating opportunity for families. Open to all and all ages. Rental skates available or bring your own!
Mar
29
Sun
2:30 pm Public Skating – All Ages @ Nantucket Ice
Public Skating – All Ages @ Nantucket Ice
Mar 29 @ 2:30 pm – 4:20 pm
Public Skating - All Ages @ Nantucket Ice | Nantucket | Massachusetts | United States
A special public skating opportunity for families. Open to all and all ages. Rental skates available or bring your own!
Mar
31
Tue
10:15 am Music with Mollie – Ages 2-7 @ Nantucket Atheneum
Music with Mollie – Ages 2-7 @ Nantucket Atheneum
Mar 31 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
Music with Mollie - Ages 2-7 @ Nantucket Atheneum | Nantucket | Massachusetts | United States
A music program with local cellist Mollie Glazer. Children will enjoy fun and engaging songs, singing games, and movement activities that teach musical skills. Free admission. No reservation required, but program is limited to first[...]
5:30 pm Family Swim @ Nantucket Community Pool
Family Swim @ Nantucket Community Pool
Mar 31 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Family Swim @ Nantucket Community Pool | Nantucket | Massachusetts | United States
Good fun and good for you, Family Swim sessions are offered year round at the Nantucket Community Pool for children of all ages. Teaching children water skills and helping them feel comfortable in the water[...]
Apr
2
Thu
10:00 am Babies into Book – Newborn-18m @ Nantucket Atheneum
Babies into Book – Newborn-18m @ Nantucket Atheneum
Apr 2 @ 10:00 am – 10:20 am
Babies into Book - Newborn-18m @ Nantucket Atheneum | Nantucket | Massachusetts | United States
A program designed to introduce babies and caregivers to the library and books.  Rhymes, finger plays, simple books, and songs will be used to foster pre-literacy skills while having fun.  Space is limited to first[...]
10:30 am Toddler Time – Ages 18-36m @ Nantucket Atheneum
Toddler Time – Ages 18-36m @ Nantucket Atheneum
Apr 2 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Toddler Time - Ages 18-36m @ Nantucket Atheneum | Nantucket | Massachusetts | United States
Join other families for a toddler story time held at the Weezie Children’s Library, part of the Nantucket Atheneum. Songs, finger rhymes and simple stories will be sung and read. Space is limited to 8[...]
11:00 am Preschool Story Time – Ages 3+ @ Nantucket Atheneum
Preschool Story Time – Ages 3+ @ Nantucket Atheneum
Apr 2 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Preschool Story Time - Ages 3+ @ Nantucket Atheneum | Nantucket | Massachusetts | United States
Join other families for a toddler story time held at the Weezie Children’s Library, part of the Nantucket Atheneum. Space is limited to 15 children, each with one caregiver, so it is recommended that you[...]
5:30 pm Family Swim @ Nantucket Community Pool
Family Swim @ Nantucket Community Pool
Apr 2 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Family Swim @ Nantucket Community Pool | Nantucket | Massachusetts | United States
Good fun and good for you, Family Swim sessions are offered year round at the Nantucket Community Pool for children of all ages. Teaching children water skills and helping them feel comfortable in the water[...]

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Featured Activities

Critter Cruise

Critter Cruise

Children will love this hands-on family adventure as they search for lobsters, crabs and fish with traps and poles out in Nantucket Harbor.

Where To Shop

Sunken Ship

The Sunken Ship

Looking for Nantucket-themed attire, beach gear, beach toys or souvenirs? The Sunken Ship has it all!

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Where to Stay

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The Nantucket Hotel & Resort

The Nantucket is a premier all-season hotel and resort that caters to the traveling family and to Nantucket’s year-round population.

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Where To Eat

Fog Island

Fog Island Cafe

Offering an extensive menu with delicious breakfast and lunch items, Fog Island Cafe is one of our favorite family dining options.

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Summer on Nantucket

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Children’s Beach

Located in town and on the North Shore, Children’s Beach is a good option for young kids as it offers a variety of activities for those little ones who need more than sun and sand.

Critter Cruise

Critter Cruise

Children will love this hands-on family adventure as they search for lobsters, crabs and fish with traps and poles out in Nantucket Harbor.

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Farmers and Artisans Market

Part market, part fair, Sustainable Nantucket’s Farmers and Artisans Market showcases local businesses and truly has something for every member of your family.

Rainy Day Nantucket

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Create

Looking for inspiration? Whether you’re a casual crafter or a talented artist, Create has your supplies on-hand.

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NHA Whaling Museum

View the skeleton of a 46′ Sperm Whale and other captivating artifacts at Nantucket’s Historical Association’s Whaling Museum.

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Maria Mitchell Aquarium

Discover the sealife in Nantucket’s waters through hands-on learning brought to you by the Maria Mitchell Aquarium.