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Seven offbeat things to do on Nantucket

First-time visitors to Nantucket usually want to do the typical “touristy” things: shop along the cobblestone streets, take a historic tour, and go to the beach. But if you know the island well or are looking for something novel to do, here are seven offbeat ideas.

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