Bridgehampton Historical Society Archives 2539a Montauk Hwy, Bridgehampton, NY11932 Bridgehampton Historical Society Archives features hundreds of historical photographs, books and documents chronicling…More the history the Bridgehampton. The society preserves details about the community and hosts several annual events.
North Sea Burial Ground Millstone Brook Rd & N Sea Rd, Southampton, NY11968 Southampton Town and The Southampton Historical Museum partnered in 2009 to restore and preserve the historic North Sea…More Burial Ground. The museum has legal stewardship over the cemetary, which has graves dating back centuries.
Shelter Island Historical Society 16 Rt-114, Shelter Island, NY11964 With a mission of researching, preserving, and teaching local history, the Shelter Island Historical Society offers a…More historic house, a barn and educational displays and programs. The renovated Havens barn is also available for events and is reportedly the site where George Washington celebrated his birthday in 1792. Check the website for a calendar of upcoming events.
John David Rose, PC 5 Main St, Southampton, NY11968 John David Rose is a residential and commercial architectural firm. It also offers services for historical preservation…More and renovation. A gallery of its custom-created homes is available to view online.
Water Mill Museum 41 Old Mill Rd, Water Mill, NY11976 The Water Mill Museum is a museum that showcases the water-powered grist mill, its history and its many purposes. The…More mill was built in 1644 and is preserved and displayed in the museum. In addition to learning about the grist mill, guests of the museum also learn about the rich history of the hamlet and the surrounding area. Kids, every Monday, at 11:30 a.m., can go to a free hands-on milling session, learning the works behind the gears and guts of the mill, and take home a free grain pouch.
The Conscience Point Historic Site and Nature Walk, next to the Conscience Point Marina, is a property of the…More Southampton Historical Museums and Research Center at the north end of North Sea Road.</p>
<p>A marker at the end of the nature trail commemorates the early English settlers that came ashore near there in 1640. The trail leads through a native marine grassland composed of little bluestem grass, switchgrass, poverty grass, hairgrass and prickly pear cactus, all of which support the local bird population of native grasshopper sparrows, eastern meadowlarks, savannah sparrows and bobolinks. The refuge also supports endangered and threatened species.</p>
<p>The museum asks that visitors preserve the land by staying on the trail and not leaving any refuse behind.</p>