Nantucket Shipwreck & Lifesaving Museum

158 Polpis Rd.
Nantucket Island, MA 02554- Map It
Phone: (508) 228-1885

AAA Editor Notes

Nantucket Shipwreck & Lifesaving Museum is at 158 Polpis Rd. More than 700 shipwrecks have been documented around Nantucket; this museum is dedicated to those who have risked their lives for others. Displayed are lifesaving equipment, surfboats, historical photographs and shipwreck memorabilia. The museum is housed in a building with an exterior replica of the Surfside Lifesaving Station.
$10; $7 (senior citizens); $5 (ages 6-17).
Hours: Mon.-Sat. 10-5, Sun. noon-5, Memorial Day-Columbus Day. Allow 1 hour minimum.