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Maria Mitchell Association

Maria Mitchell Association
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Type of Attraction
Museums
Neighborhood
Downtown
Interests That Apply
Science, Technology, History, Math, Literature
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Price: $10-$15
Prices vary depending on what type of event you attend.
Is there parking?: Yes
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Water/Drinks: NOT available at this attraction or nearby.
Eating: This is NOT a good place to get a meal or snack.
Restrooms: Available
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Maria Mitchell Association

She opened our eyes with science


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Address: Phone:
4 Vestal St
Nantucket, MA 02554
+1 508 228 9198

Description

Maria Mitchell was the first female professor of astronomy in the United States. The association which bears her name works to bring the message of science to the people of Nantucket, including children. Summer children's classes include: Art & Marine Life, and Art & Astronomy for 4-6 yr olds. Call for dates and times. Membership in the MMA allows you access to many museums and sights, including the Hinchman House Natural Science Museum.






Times & Dates

Open Hours: Times vary seasonally. Call ahead.
Notes: Call ahead for times.
Visit Time: 1hr-2hr
Average Wait Time: None
Price: $10-$15
Price Notes: Prices vary depending on what type of event you attend.
Payment Types: VISA, MASTERCARD

Exposure

N/a Notes: You will experience a bit of everything since there are multiple locations and various programs offered.

Age Recommendations/Requirements

Ages Admitted: Infants/Toddlers (0-3yrs), Children (4-8yrs), Pre-teen (9-12yrs), Teen, Adult, Senior
Ages that would most enjoy this attraction: Children (4-8yrs), Pre-teen (9-12yrs), Teen, Adult, Senior
Groups that would most enjoy this attraction: Couples, Families, Friends, Groups, Solo Travelers

Transportation

Best Modes of Transportation: Bicycle Walking
Parking Availability: Yes


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