• Historic buildings and the waterfront in New Bedford Whaling National Historical Park

    New Bedford Whaling

    National Historical Park Massachusetts

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August 22, 2014
Sharks Come Cruisin to play Sea Shantey Punk concert
Sharks Come Cruisin' play Thursday concert series in the park garden

August 19, 2014
Native American Music in Park Garden
Nettukkusqk Singers offer concert of Native American songs in park garden, as part of Thursday evening concert series.

August 12, 2014
AHA night to feature 1850s ladies and music
AHA! night: Ruth and Abby, the park's 1850s ladies offer a garden party at Custom House Square; maritime music in the park garden

August 07, 2014
Deb Cowan sings maritime ballads in garden
Debra Cowan to play maritime ballads in park garden; Thurs. evening concert series

August 02, 2014
Maritime Music in Park Garden
Marieke Slovin plays maritime music in park garden as part of Thurs. evening concert series

July 11, 2014
Thursday Night Concerts in the Park Series
Thursday evening concerts in the garden

Did You Know?

A contemporary engraving depicts colonists dumping tea chests in Boston Harbor in December of 1773.

The first whaling vessel launched from New Bedford in 1767, the "Dartmouth," was one of the ships later involved in the Boston Tea Party.