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LongHouse Reserve

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Address: 133 Hands Creek Rd, East Hampton, NY 11937-3808
Phone Number: 16313293568
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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Located in beautiful East Hampton, New York, LongHouse Reserve is a sixteen...

Located in beautiful East Hampton, New York, LongHouse Reserve is a sixteen acre garden with established lawns, ornamental borders, plant collections and outdoor sculpture, planned by the internationally recognized textile designer, Jack Lenor Larsen. Mr. Larsen, along with the recommendations of the LHR Art Committee, has assembled a collection of over 70 sculptures for the gardens.

LongHouse Reserve was established in 1991 and reflects founder Jack Lenor Larsen’s desire to encourage creativity in gardening and in collecting and every day living with art.

LongHouse gardens are open to the public thru October 8,2016 2-5 p.m. Wednesdays and Saturdays; and Wednesday through Saturday the months of July and August.

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A peaceful place to visit

If you are in need of peace and relaxation - this is the place! There is an Asian bell to ring to get you in the mood. The gardens with sculpture are all different, some... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
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St James, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are in need of peace and relaxation - this is the place! There is an Asian bell to ring to get you in the mood. The gardens with sculpture are all different, some circular and long and rectangular - I particularly liked the sculpture of a woman doing a somersalt by Eric Frischl, there is a pond and... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The 16 acres of garden and sculpture are breathtaking. There is a design surprise every time you turn a corner. If you go on a weekday, you can see the art indoors as well as outdoors.

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LHR L, Front Office Manager at LongHouse Reserve, responded to this review

Dear Mary, Thank you for visiting! We appreciate you taking the time to write such a wonderful review of LongHouse. We are glad that you enjoyed the gardens and the Master Works exhibit in the pavilion space. Please do visit us again the next time you are in the area. Yours truly, Joi Jackson Perle More 

Toronto, Canada
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stumbled upon this place during a recent weekend in the Hamptons with my husband and our son (4 years old). It was beyond my greatest expectations, and I'd say it is on par with Storm King, which is among the great monumental contemporary sculpture gardens in the U.S. First rate work by a vast selection of important, iconic artists.... More 

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LHR L, Front Office Manager at LongHouse Reserve, responded to this review

Dear Emily, Thank you so very much for your wonderful review of your visit to LongHouse! We are so happy that you had a good time and that your son had fun with the LongHouse treasure hunt. Please do come and visit us again and we hope you enjoy the rest of your summer. Joi Jackson Perle LongHouse Reserve More 

Sag Harbor, Ny
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016

It is hard to see all there is here in one or two visits. Around each corner or tree is a new sight filled with beautiful planting, a pond,pools, sculpture, and a fantastic home. Visit to see the garden and go to an event - a music evening or their gala and daytime events to really experience the wonderful sights... More 

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LHR L, Front Office Manager at LongHouse Reserve, responded to this review

Hello SagHarbor Alice, We are so happy that you came to visit us! Thank you for your kind words, they truly mean a great deal to all of us. Please come back and visit us again and we hope you enjoy the rest of your summer. All the best, Joi Jackson Perle LongHouse Reserve More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016

A landscaped sculpture garden surrounding Jack Lenor Larsen's East Hampton home. I am so thankful that we were able to schedule a visit to this beautiful sculpture garden. Our time frame did not allow us to be in the area on a day when it is normally open to the public. They graciously allowed us to pre-schedule a visit that... More 

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LHR L, Front Office Manager at LongHouse Reserve, responded to this review

Dear CSB88, Thank you for the taking time out of your day to write such a lovely review. We are happy that you came to visit us! Please return again soon and enjoy the rest of your summer! More 

Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

The expansive gardens, with numerous hidden areas are beautiful. The sculptures really make each setting unique. There are plenty of small areas for quiet contemplation.

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LHR L, Front Office Manager at LongHouse Reserve, responded to this review

Dear Frank-Jennie, Thank you for visiting! We are so happy that you spent some time at LongHouse exploring the gardens. Please come back and visit us again when you are in the area. Enjoy your summer! More 

sag harbor ny
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2016

My favorite place out east. If you delight in beautiful plantings, trees, winding paths and surprise art sculptures you will be thrilled at this marvelous place. Don't miss the view of the pond, the cryptomeria,Falling Woman sculpture by Eric Fischl, Dale Chihuly colbalt blue reeds, the red azaleas (in spring), the Sardinian woman sculpture, the twirling Sunbrella point Nawa sculpture.......... More 

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LHR L, General Manager at LongHouse Reserve, responded to this review

Thank you Helene, we certainly appreciate your kind words! :) More 

new york, n.y
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2016

I discovered LongHouse Reserve a few years ago and never cease to be impressed by the vast gardens, sitting areas and buildings. It has a pond with lilly pads, flowers and trees. Along the edge of the pond towards the rear is a genious idea of tall thin shafts of deep blue glass that change the surrounding colors of the... More 

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LHR L, Guest Relations Manager at LongHouse Reserve, responded to this review

Dear Myrabetty, Thank you for visiting LongHouse Reserve and thank you for taking the time to leave such a glowing review! We hope you come back this year to see us again. :) More 

Morristown, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2015

Our favourite place in East Hampton for several years. Very relaxing. A lot of interesting plants in the garden.

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LHR L, Manager at LongHouse Reserve, responded to this review

Dear yvo19, Thank you very much for visiting LongHouse and thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We are glad you enjoyed your time here. We hope you can come back next year as we celebrate our 25th anniversary! :) More 

Bethesda, MD
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2015

My wife and I spent a morning with 2 other couples at the LongHouse Reserve in Easthampton in October. They were officially closed for the day, but we called and made an appointment for a special visit. Staff was extremely helpful and welcoming. The gardens are wonderful and the outdoor sculptures fascinating. Everything is laid out with an artists eye.... More 

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LHR L, Manager at LongHouse Reserve, responded to this review

Dear Donald B, Thank you for your kind words. It was truly our pleasure to welcome you to LongHouse, and hope that you all return next year. Please send our very best to all the others in your party. More 

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