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Southampton History Museum

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Paws on Parade 2nd Annual Family Event Coming Up on Saturday, September 22, 2018

I went to this gathering of families with their pets last year with my children and a few sleepover... read more

Reviewed September 10, 2018
New York City, New York
Ties & Tails Cocktail Party Showcases Historic Morris Studio Photos of Southampton

For us this exhibit was a peek at the rich history of the East End of Long Island through the use... read more

Reviewed September 1, 2018
Water Mill, New York
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The Southampton History Museum was organized in 1898 and incorporated in 1910. In its early days, the Museum collected and exhibited historical objects and documents relating to the history and development of Southampton, organized pageants and gave...more
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17 Meeting House Ln, Southampton, NY 11968-4911
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Reviewed September 10, 2018

I went to this gathering of families with their pets last year with my children and a few sleepover play dates. We all had a great time with face painters and a children's theatre group called Stages whose children actors were all dressed in character...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank adventurtravl
Reviewed September 1, 2018

For us this exhibit was a peek at the rich history of the East End of Long Island through the use of photographs from the historic archives of the The Morris Studio. I used to go to the Morris Studio for passport photos and film...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank S D
Reviewed December 23, 2017 via mobile

Many small historical buildings have been relocated to this site. Definitely worth a trip to take a walk into the past. Plan your trip during the spring, summer or fall As these small buildings are not open during the winter. We visited during winter and...More

Date of experience: December 2017
3  Thank Christina M
Reviewed September 14, 2017

The people are mean there and they don't have a lot of exhibits there. You could spend 30 minutes there most.More

Date of experience: December 2016
2  Thank olivias33
Vernon2013, Manager at Southampton History Museum, responded to this reviewResponded December 5, 2017

I'm sorry you were disappointed in our many museums and your reception by staff or a volunteer. We have 4 separate properties with 15 historic buildings so you may have missed some exhibits. I would like to offer you and your family a free pass...More

Reviewed September 13, 2017

Looking forward to the "Paws on Parade" family event at the beautiful Southampton Historical Museum on Sat. Oct 7th! Great way to spend time with the family along with finally being able to include our 4-legged family members!

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed September 7, 2017

Paws on Parade, a family celebration with the pets in our lives. Participants will stroll from the Rogers Mansion to the Bathing Corporation beach, a twenty-three-minute walk one way. St. John’s Church will host its “Blessing of the Animals” and be a water station. Limited...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank S D
Reviewed July 7, 2017

Wonderful visit, it is in the heart of southampton village, a real treasure. I really got a taste of what southampton was like hundreds of years ago. Also dont miss the Halsey House, another must

Date of experience: July 2017
2  Thank ElizabethMain
Reviewed August 26, 2016 via mobile

Have been meaning to pop in for years and this week I did. A beautiful old house, wondering around gives you a snapshot of times gone by. It must have been very elegant in its time. Good little gift shop

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Gigibetsy
Reviewed August 15, 2016 via mobile

Found this by accident and went in to look at a very interesting political exhibit. Later that same night, we went back to see a film on Saving Elephants. Very well down.. The side yard has many busts of the Roman Caesars. Since I Like...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank S1418WGsandrap
Reviewed June 10, 2016

This is a lovingly restored home handicap accessible only on first floor and none of the restored out buildings are accessible. We visited on a day when there was an antique fair on the grounds.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Judith F
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