Collections

Nantucket Preservation Trust has worked with interested members of the Nantucket community to document their historic properties and create collections of those documented properties.  The collections are available to the public through NPT, the Nantucket Atheneum,  and the Nantucket Historical Association. A selection from each collection is available here.

House Histories

NPT House HistoriesEvery historic Nantucket house has a story. A House History will follow the evolution of your house from its origin to the present. Deeds, plot plans, probate and cemetery records, family papers, town records, newspapers and census records are just a sampling of the sources investigated. Learn more >

View the NPT House Histories Collection

House Markers

HouseMarkerThumbThe NPT House Marker recognizes island structures, fifty years old or older that have retained their historic exterior appearance. The structures must be  well-maintained and contribute to the streetscape. Learn more >

View the NPT House Markers Collection