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Wonders of the Blue Whale Weekend
November 24 - November 26
Visit the New Bedford Whaling Museum during Thanksgiving weekend to learn more about these incredible animals. In addition to watching the new film “Blue Whales: Return of the Giants,” families can climb into the blue whale replica heart or go on a whale hunt throughout the galleries.
Museum members who visit throughout the weekend will be entered to win a Blue Whale gift set. This includes a “Blue Whale: Return of the Giants” movie poster, a reusable water bottle, and a huggable blue whale stuffed animal.