News & Stories

Unparalleled Philanthropy

In celebration of Women's History Month we remember Egan Maritime's founding woman, Dorothy Harrison Egan, whose service and commitment to improving Nantucket were unmatched.

Founder and True Nantucketer

In mid summer of 1996 "Nantucket Magazine" featured an article about Egan Maritime's founder, Albert F. "Bud" Egan, written by the organization's first Executive Director, Nathaniel Philbrick.

Always for Nantucket

Bob Egan stopped by the Nantucket Shipwreck & Lifesaving Museum to reflect on the legacy of our founders, his aunt and uncle, Bud and Dorothy Egan.

Gifts from the Museum Shop

Discounted items from the Museum Shop make great gifts that will delight your family and friends while supporting the annual operations of the Nantucket Shipwreck & Lifesaving Museum.

Making Our List

As the year prepares to furl her sails, we're counting down the top five reasons to consider supporting Egan Maritime's 2018 Year-end Appeal.