We are proud to offer the community an informative and family-friendly visiting experience. We are the only museum in the world open year-round which explores the whaling history of the Long Island region. Come sea what's new!
Always On View
19th Century Whaleboat
Thar She Blows: Whaling History On Long Island
Also on exhibit:
Did you know between one-quarter and one-third of American whaling crews were people of color? Visit our gallery and explore their experiences, triumphs, and challenges. Now open through 2024.
"Museums should be places where you raise questions, not just show stuff.”
Join our Director in exploring diverse topics in whaling through informative audio clips which complement museum exhibits. Hear them on your phone at the exhibit, or anywhere.