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At Anchor: A Stay-at-Home Soirée

A Benefit for New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center

In light of the ongoing pandemic, we are forgoing our annual in-person fundraiser this year. Instead, the Center will host an online auction for two weeks in October and will celebrate the “Bounty of the SouthCoast” with a Coupon Book offering discounts to local restaurants and seafood markets as well as seafood recipes from local chefs. To learn more, click here to visit the Seafood Soirée webpage.

Reopening Update from the Fishing Heritage Center

New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center reopened to the public on Thursday, July 9th. The Center’s hours will be Thursday- Sunday, 10:00am- 4:00pm. Visitation will be limited to 10 guests at a time, social distancing protocols will be followed, and masks will be required of guests, volunteers, and staff. Click here to read our full set of policies. Reopening is subject to change depending on local and state policies.

Additionally, the Center will offer a series of small group walking tours of downtown New Bedford and the working waterfront. These tours will provide guests an opportunity to learn about New Bedford’s history and fishing industry while being outside and socially distanced. Groups will be limited to 10 guests plus a tour guide. Click here to learn more, see a schedule of tours, and to purchase tickets.

Please contact info@fishingheritagecenter.org with any questions.

We invite you to support New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center, Inc.

Supporters such as you help us preserve and present the story of the fishing industry past, present, and future, through exhibits, programs, and archives. We thank you on behalf of the children we serve, the community we engage, and the many members and visitors who benefit from your generous gift.

The New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. All donations are fully tax-deductable as allowed by law.

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38 Bethel Street
New Bedford, MA 02740
508-993-8894

Located in New Bedford, the nation’s most valuable fishing port, New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center is dedicated to preserving and presenting the story of the fishing industry past, present, and future through exhibits, programs, and archives.

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