Did you know that a sea captain could be away for as long as 5 years. What was a Nantucket woman to do? Some accompanied their husbands on whaling voyages, while others got involved in: Astronomy, the Temperance Crusade, the Struggle for Women’s Suffrage, the Abolitionist Movement, and the Underground Railroad. Join us on our walk to hear their incredible stories.
Meeting Place: This tour meets at the Jared Coffin House. Located at the corner of Centre and Broad Streets.
Price: Adults: $20.00 Children: $10
Fee paid in cash when you arrive.