Nantucket Atheneum, Nantucket

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  • September 2, 2017
    Free - beautiful library with oriental rugs and antique chairs and tables. Worth a peek inside even if you don't have a library card.Historic -- Frederic Douglas gave his first speech here...  more »
  • August 1, 2017
    Nantucket is a tourist beehive of activity and if you want R/R there are many comfortable chairs to sit and read. Upstairs are the archives but the day I visited that floor was getting ready for an ev...  more »
  • July 26, 2017
    We visited the Atheneum as part of the Whaling Museum's Walking Tour. It was inspiring to hear a bit more about the history of Nantucket's culture through Atheneum's use and purpose. The tour explaine...  more »
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  • March 20, 2016
    One of the world's best libraries!!!
  • April 16, 2016
    One of the Best Libraries

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