Exploring Coastal New England

Discover historic coastal America by visiting harbors in Maine, dining out in Connecticut, walking New Hampshire's shore, sailing in Rhode Island, and exploring the insider’s Nantucket.

Nantucket Insider Guide

Take a look at the magic of historic Nantucket with our guide to its secrets and charms.

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Nantucket Shipwreck & Lifesaving Museum
Photographer: Reena Bammi

Nantucket Shipwreck & Lifesaving Museum

This beloved local institution is dedicated to the heroism of stalwart islanders who routinely braved all odds to rescue shipwrecked sailors. The location exhibits more than 5,000 locally found objects like surfboats, beach carts, and vintage photographs; 508/228-1885 or nantucketshipwreck.org.

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