Operating Hours & Seasons


Here you can find information on when to visit New Bedford Whaling National Historical Park.


During operating hours, we provide visitors with information, brochures, maps, exhibits, interactive kiosks, orientation film, and more. For additional information check the park calendar or contact us using the information below.

Park Address and Hours
33 William Street
New Bedford, MA 02740

Winter Hours:
Closed Mondays and Tuesdays starting January 4, 2016 to March 31, 2016
The visitor center will be open Wednesday to Sunday 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Closed on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year’s Day.

NOTE: Please check our partner websites for operating hours and seasons or download Downtown New Bedford Inc’s Visitor Guide. Click here to download: Visitor Guide

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