New Bedford Whaling Museum

New Bedford Historical Walking Tour

New Bedford Whaling Museum

New Bedford, Massachusetts 02740, United States

Created By: Katie Mannix

Point of Interest Details

In 1915, Emily Howland Bourne financed the construction of the Whaling Museum to honor her father, whaling merchant Jonathan Bourne Jr. Today, the museum houses the largest collection of whaling-related art and artifacts.

Information Courtesy the National Park Service

This point of interest is part of the tour: New Bedford Historical Walking Tour


 

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