News & Stories

Nantucket's Lifesaving Legacy

Lifesaving is the most inspiring and humbling legacy Nantucket has made in the maritime world. With great esteem, Egan Maritime remembers those whose efforts to save lives were recognized.

Squall at Folger's Marsh

Nantucket fine art photographer, Daniel Sutherland, gifts three of his striking photographs to Egan Maritime and the Nantucket Shipwreck & Lifesaving Museum.

Chapel's Chest

A gift to the Museum greatly enhances permanent exhibitions in the Shannon Gallery, while expanding the story of an iconic Nantucket lifesaver and Tuckernuck resident, Erastus Chapel.

Reflective State

Egan's Manager of Maritime Education, Evan Schwanfelder, and 2019's high school Student Mariners share their experiences and reflections from June's five-day Tall Ship sail to Mystic, CT, and back.

Puppet Party at the Museum

July 10th's Family Day at the Shipwreck & Lifesaving Museum was a fantastical free program thanks to the enchanting addition of Nanpuppets and the generosity of the Battle of family.