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Family Wampum Workshop at The Whaling Museum and Education Center

Family Wampum Workshop

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  • Nov. 26, 2022, 1-3pm
  • The Whaling Museum and Education Center
  • 301 Main Street, Cold Spring Harbor
  • Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult
  • $6; $5 seniors 62 and older and children 4-18; free for children 3 younger and plus $10 per participant; $5 members. - Advanced Registration Required
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Did you know some of the finest Wampum beads were historically created from the shells often found along Long Island’s coasts? Discover this ancient craft and learn what it continues to mean to Indigenous Long Islanders. Create a wampum-style beaded accessory of your own to keep. Recommended for ages 8+; younger with adult help.​​




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About The Whaling Museum and Education Center

301 Main Street

Cold Spring Harbor, NY


  • Standard hours: Tuesday-Sunday, 11-4pm
  • 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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