The Spirit and Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex



A Walking Play

The Spirit and Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex: A Walking Play is a one woman play that depicts the lives of the Captain George Pollard Jr., First Mate Owen Chase, and the Cabin Boy Thomas Nickerson. . . and their harrowing experiences aboard the whaleship Essex. Join all three characters on our walk as they tell their individual stories of survival under the most harrowing of life experiences.

Raven’s Whaleship Essex Information

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Reservations Required. Please call (508) 257-4586


Meeting Place: Front of the Whaling Museum located at 13 Broad Street 

Price: Adults: $20.00 Seniors and Teens $15. Children: $10

Fee paid in cash when you arrive.