Young's Bicycle Shop
Young’s Bicycle Shop rents cars. Prices start at around $75 per day but can easily be double that in peak season.
Nantucket Historical Association
Interpreters from the Nantucket Historical Association lead 80-minute history-themed walking tours of the town twice daily. Get...
Nantucket Whaling Museum
A top sight is this evocative museum in a former spermaceti (whale-oil) candle factory.
Nantucket's 90-seat theater screens indie and other award-winning films. It's also a venue for live entertainment on summer weekends.
Company of the Cauldron
A splendid choice for a romantic dinner out, this intimate restaurant has attentive service and top-rated food. It's purely reserved...
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Nantucket Atheneum information
More than just the public library,this stately Greek Revival edifice is a sight in itself. Just inside the front door you'll find a top-notch scrimshaw display from Nantucket's whaling days. The 2nd-floor Great Hall has hosted such notables as Ralph Waldo Emerson and abolitionist Frederick Douglass. Nationally known opinion-makers still speak here today; ask about the summer lecture series .