Fun Facts about Nantucket:
- John Cusack’s classic ‘One Crazy Summer’ took place on Nantucket.
- The year round population of Nantucket is approximately 10,000 residents and balloons to 56,000 people at the peak of summer.
- There is a harpoon in the Whaling Museum that was removed from a sperm whale caught twice by the same man - nine years apart.
- Nantucket is translated as "far away land" in the Wampanoag dialect.