Nantucket Atheneum

The Nantucket Atheneum provides public library service to the island's year-round and seasonal residents, housed in a historic 1847 building and the Weezie Library for Children. The Atheneum collects, organizes and disseminates books, literature and other materials in a variety of formats to help users of all ages meet their recreational, personal, professional and intellectual needs. In keeping with its heritage, the Atheneum also serves as a cultural center for the Nantucket community by sponsoring educational programming and maintaining special collections related to the history and culture of the island.

Charity Navigator Ratings

Overall Rating

(3/4)|88.49 Score


(3/4)|85.32 Score

Accountability & Transparency

(4/4)|93 Score



Headquarter Address

1 India Street
P.O. Box 808
Nantucket, MA 02554