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We can help you find the perfect island inn, boutique hotel, chic resort, or rental home. Peruse our dining guide and restaurant reviews to choose where to dine. Our transportation section will show you how to travel to Nantucket by boat or airplane and how to get around the island by bike, car, or shuttle bus once you arrive.

While You're Here

Looking for something to do on Nantucket? Use to explore island beaches, lighthouses, bike paths, and Nantucket museums. Plan your days with our events calendar and your evenings with our cultural events pages and nightlife sections.

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Where you can visit Nantucket before and after you visit Nantucket!

Find the perfect island inn and Nantucket restaurant, plan your beach or museum visit.

Thursday 17th of August 2017
Current Nantucket Time - 03:00:49 PM
Nantucket Sunrise: 05:56:05 AM
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Upcoming events on Nantucket today.
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Seal Cruise to Great Point
See seals and birds on this fun, family-friendly journey over water to beautiful Great Point with Shearwater Excursions. Reservations at 508-228-7037 or
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Clay Camp - For Ages 6-9 with Elizabeth Buccino
Explore traditional hand building techniques to create fun and unique pieces of art inspired by art history, nature, and their own imagination. Clay Camp is different from week to week, so join us for more than one week of messy fun! We are unable to offer glazing during Clay Camp. Students should also register for a Glaze Fest class if they will like to glaze their work. Tuition $190 & Materials $50 Held at AAN Visual Arts Center, 24 Amelia Drive. Register at, 508-228-0722
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Read to a Buddy
Reading Education Assistance Dogs (R.E.A.D.) are therapy dogs trained to be good listeners. This program is a fun, relaxed and nonjudgmental way to become more confident and simply Enjoy reading. Our furry friends just want to listen and make you feel great about your reading! Sign up to read 15 - 20 minutes by calling Weezie Desk 508-228-1110. Free. Children ages 6 - 9 years old are welcome to register. Held at Atheneum Gallery, 1 India Street
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