Vestal St Observatory
Maria Mitchell Birthplace House
At the Maria Mitchell Birthplace House , docents tell the inspiring story of Maria (pronounced 'Mariah') Mitchell (1818-89), who was...
Maria Mitchell Association
The Maria Mitchell Association is devoted to Maria (pronounced 'Mariah') Mitchell (1818-89), who was America's first female astronomer....
To see where drunken sailors used to spend the night, visit the Old Gaol , the c 1806 jail that served Nantucket for 125 years.
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Vestal St Observatory information
Next door to the Maria Mitchell Birthplace House, at Vestal St Observatory , student interns demonstrate principles and techniques of astronomy.