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Family Fun with Author Cynthia Ahern 10:00 am
Family Fun with Author Cynthia Ahern @ New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center
Nov 2 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Family Fun with Author Cynthia Ahern @ New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center
Join us for a family-friendly art activity with the author and illustrator of the book “A Day at Sea on the Annabelle Lee,” Cynthia Ahern. Children and their families will work together on an art project inspired by the book!…
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Educators’ Day 10:00 am
Educators’ Day @ New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center
Nov 9 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Educators' Day @ New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center
On Saturday, November 9th, teachers and administrators can visit the Center for free with a valid school ID. Explore our exhibits and learn more about our school programs! New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center offers a variety of educational opportunities for…
Scanning Day 10:00 am
Scanning Day @ New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center
Nov 9 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Scanning Day @ New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center
The Center invites the public to bring their fishing industry related photographs, both historic and contemporary, as well as documents such as settlement sheets, union books, or news clippings to be scanned. Staff will scan the materials and record any…
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Legacies of Innovation 6:00 pm
Legacies of Innovation @ New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center
Nov 14 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Legacies of Innovation @ New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center
Join the New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center for a panel discussion by and about local innovators and their impacts on the fishing industry. This event is part of a series of programs for the Center’s latest exhibit, F/V Innovation, which…
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Dock-u-mentaries: The Defection of Simas Kudirka 7:00 pm
Dock-u-mentaries: The Defection of Simas Kudirka @ New Bedford Whaling National Historical Park’s Corson Maritime Learning Center
Nov 15 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Dock-u-mentaries: The Defection of Simas Kudirka @ New Bedford Whaling National Historical Park’s Corson Maritime Learning Center
In 1970, Russian radio operator Simas Kudirka jumps aboard the deck of a U.S. Coast Guard ship in Martha’s Vineyard and announces his intention to defect. But, because of a quirk in American law, the sympathetic Coast Guard officers are…
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Model Boat Building Demonstration with Keith Richards 1:00 pm
Model Boat Building Demonstration with Keith Richards @ New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center
Nov 16 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Model Boat Building Demonstration with Keith Richards @ New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center
Keith Richards has been building model boats for almost forty years, and is currently working on his first fishing boat model. This model is a mid-1940s, wooden hull Eastern Rig dragger built in Thomaston, Maine named Priscilla V. On the…
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Holiday Activities at New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center 10:00 am
Holiday Activities at New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center @ New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center
Nov 30 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Holiday Activities at New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center @ New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center
Stop by the Center during the City’s Holiday Stroll for ornament making, work from local artists, and 10% off your purchases in our gift shop! Salty Santa will be making a visit to the Center from 1:00pm- 4:00pm for a…

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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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