Self-Guided Working Waterfront Dock Walk

This self-guided walking tour highlights various locations on the working waterfront and serves as a companion to the exhibits at the Waterfront Visitor Center (Wharfinger Building) and the information found on the interpretive wayside panels along the route. Map and guide is available at the Waterfront Visitor Center (52 Fisherman’s Wharf) and New Bedford Whaling National Historical Park Visitor Center (33 William Street). All visitors are advised to stay clear of pier traffic, working crews, and equipment.