The Brass Lantern is open – and we cannot wait to welcome you back! We will provide additional information and updates here, as they become available. On July 24, the Massachusetts governor issued a new restriction for out-of-state travelers, from all states except the New England states, New York, New Jersey and Hawaii. Effective August Read More >

When you finally arrive on Nantucket, you will know you are in a whole other world. Nantucket has over 800 pre-Civil War homes, cobblestone streets and not a chain store in sight (Where is Starbucks?? Sorry – back in ‘America’…). And this summer, take advantage of the simpler pleasures of the Island. In the ‘before’ Read More >

The island is starting to come back to life – HOORAY! Something we have all been waiting for and now that we can welcome you back as guests at the Brass Lantern Inn, one of the frequently asked question is, what can we do? In addition to the miles of bike paths and sandy beaches, Read More >

Dining on the island of Nantucket is always a treat. For a small island, Nantucket offers a wide variety of cuisine to satisfy any palette – and you won’t be disappointed. While eating out this year may look and feel different, the great lengths the various restaurants are taking to reinvent themselves is quite amazing. Read More >

A guest favorite, our house-made fruit and nut granola. They make great snacks and is delicious sprinkled in a yogurt parfait. Enjoy!

We are preparing to welcome you back to the Brass Lantern! While getting here may be different than in the past, Nantucket is still the beautiful island you know and love. Although Nantucket’s most celebrated events have been cancelled or postponed and the island businesses may need to operate differently…there’s nothing more relaxing than escaping Read More >

Along the cobblestone streets, and walking distance from Brass Lantern, you’ll find a unique and curated shopping experience and something for everyone. While most of the days are enjoyed on the beach soaking in the sun or experiencing the culture and history of Nantucket, mostly likely you will not leave Nantucket without bringing home a Read More >

Spring is here, a different spring than we expected, for sure.  Daffodil Festival, traditionally the last weekend in April, has always been the Nantucket Island event to welcome the beginning our our Nantucket season. But this year, while the daffodils still abound on Island, Daffy, along with Wine, Book and Film festivals, have been cancelled Read More >

Nantucket Island is a magical destination for a wedding, event or retreat. Guests who are seeking a beach destination for your special event, look no further as Nantucket is your one stop shop. At Brass Lantern Inn we have been the home to many wedding parties, small corporate groups, and family reunions. Our premiere location, Read More >

Off-season does not mean boring here on Nantucket. There’s still a ton to do for our guests to experience before the season kicks in high-gear. We open our doors for our 21st season, March 1, 2020, and we want to share with you a few Island activities you might enjoy if you have a reservations Read More >