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Nantucket, Massachusetts

  NANTUCKET ISLAND, MASSACHUSETTS HISTORY “What wonder, then, that these Nantucketers, born on a beach, should take to the sea for a livelihood!… Two thirds of this terraqueous globe are the Nantucketer’s. For the sea is his; he owns it, as Emperors own empires. ” Herman Melville, Moby Dick The history of Nantucket as discovered […]

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Our Innkeeper Gerry

Innkeeper Gerry Connick is passionate about the Century House and gives 100% of his energy to its smooth operation for twenty some years. His daily routine is the same: 4:30 AM morning rise, a tour of the property for any abnormalcy; a trip to the market to secure the freshest berries, produce, flowers and items […]

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Hall of Fame Basketball Star Joins Our Art Program!

“Creativity takes courage.” Claude MonetOne of the greatest virtues in life is courage. Courage to become who you are meant to be, courage to discover your talents and the passion to pursue them. Nantucket lovers share the desire to be free and to pursue hidden talents. Century House welcomes yet another talent!Thomas William Heinsohn is […]

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The Master Artist and The Apprentices!

Master Artist Don Mosher, a Century House Nantucket Island artist-in-residence since the late ’80’s selected Tom Heinsohn and Bill Fein to accompany his Charrette early June. Pictured to the left are Don and Bill painting in Sconset. Don’s work has been featured in several national publications including Yankee and American Artist Magazine. Mosher’s paintings hang […]

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Our Irish Friends

Century House recently hosted chief executive for the 1998 Nobel Peace Price Winner, Dr. John Hume, known worldwide for his efforts to find a peaceful solution to the conflict in Northern Ireland. The Century House was selected to host Dr. Hume’s Chief Executive Michelle Lynch at the recommendation of Ambassador Elizabeth Bagley who has a […]

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Top Five Eastern US Summer Inn Destinations!!! forbes.com

Forbes.com recently recognized the Century House in the “Top 5 Eastern U.S Summer Inn Destinations!” Among others recognized in the Summer Destination Guide for 2005 were The Point in New York, Boston’s XV Beacon, The Inn at Great Neck, and the Manor on Golden Pond in Holderness. “We are delighted that the Century House was […]

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Comcast Joins Paramount. We are on TV again!!!

Comcast Joins Paramount Pictures in selecting Century House to be featured on its Television Series. Many of you recall the Century House’s role on the the TV weekly show “Wings” airing 1992 – 2000. We are delighted to announce that Comcast’s CN8 recently selected the inn to film the Century House “First Annual Professional Artist […]

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Blog and E-Newsletter

Welcome to Nantucket’s Historic Century House Blog and E-Newsletter!! With the inauguration of this e-newsletter, we will be highlighting special Nantucket treasures, seldom experienced by the visitor. Century House, Since 1833 All our articles will be in a newsletter format, then published on a Nantucket blog – Freedoms of Nantucket. Please sign up for our […]

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