The New Bedford Whaling Museum is a exceptional facility which showcases the history of the whaling industry. However, its main focus remains on telling the history of the Old Dartmouth region. The museum owns a mind blowing collection of scrimshaws and logbooks and is considered to have the largest assortment of this kind in the whole world. The Whaling Museum also has several fine art pieces on display. This museum has so many exhibits, that is it sure to enrich your knowledge about the past. The museum is also well known for housing the world's mightiest whale ship model -The Lagoda. For further details please log on to the museum website.