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

    New Bedford Whaling

    National Historical Park Massachusetts


NB LINE illustrated shuttle

Welcome to the NB LINE!

The NB LINE is a shuttle system that connects visitors and residents to cultural and recreational destinations in New Bedford.

Hours of Operation (2014 Season)
May 31 - June 22, weekends only
June 23 - August 31, daily (7 days a week)
September 6 - October 12, weekends only
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Adult $1.00
Children under 12 years old FREE
Students with valid student ID FREE

Routes include Downtown and Fort Taber

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AHA! Nights (Thursdays) NB LINE Schedule

June 12, 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
July 10, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
August 14, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
September 11, 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
October 9, 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM


Did You Know?

This National Historic Landmark was built for whaling merchant William Rotch Jr. in 1834.

The Rotch-Jones-Duff House and Garden Museum is the only whaling mansion on its original grounds and open to the public in New England.