Cold Spring Harbor Whaling Museum & Education Center - New York | Kids Out and About Long Island

Cold Spring Harbor Whaling Museum & Education Center - New York

279 Main Street
Cold Spring Harbor , NY , 11724
Phone: (631) 367-3418
40° 52' 21.2412" N, 73° 27' 15.2784" W
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The Whaling Museum & Education Center, formerly known as the The Whaling Museum, is a maritime museum located in Cold Spring Harbor, New York dedicated to exploring the local history and impact of the whaling industry, the maritime heritage of Long Island, and the relationship between people and the ocean. Through a combination of permanent and changing exhibitions, special events and educational programs, the Museum uses its resources to the fullest to provide services to the public. The Museum provides innovative Museum education programs on Long Island, including school programs for 12,000 students annually, birthday parties, scout programs and overnights, family events, senior days, and camp programs - not to mention our extensive outreach program which reaches 4,100 children and teens each year.
Academic, Nature/Outdoors