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  • Feb. 18, 2019, 12pm and 1pm
  • The Whaling Museum and Education Center
  • 301 Main St., Cold Spring Harbor
  • All Ages
  • $6; $12 children; Members half-price

Celebrate the birthday of George Washington and explore life in Colonial America, including how important shore whaling was for communities on Long Island (brief presentation at 12pm and 1pm). Get a glimpse of what children played with long before computers and television! Create a framed tin punch craft. Supported in part by the National Maritime Heritage Fund.

About The Whaling Museum and Education Center

301 Main St.

Cold Spring Harbor, NY

631-387-3418

  • Standard hours: 11-5 M-F, 11-5 Sat-Sun
  • Wheelchair accessible: Yes
  • Stroller parking: Yes
  • Stroller check: No
  • Bring food: Yes
  • Buy food: Yes
  • Where is food allowed: Food allowed in designated spots
  • Changing tables in the women's room(s): No
  • Changing tables in the men's room(s): No
  • Family bathroom: Yes

  • Our mission is to explore the ever-changing relationship between humans and whales through inquiry-based education and interpretation of artifacts that emphasize the cultural, scientific and environmental significance of Long Island and the Sea. We help members and visitors make informed decisions about our marine environment.
  • Parking: Street Parking
  • Play area: Indoor
  • Party room: Yes

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