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History Detective:

Who was Southampton Whaling

Captain Austin Herrick?

with Eric Woodward

History Detective: Who was Southampton Whaling Captain Austin Herrick? With Eric Woodward
Eric Woodward gave a great talk last week on the research he did compiling information about Captain Austin Herrick. If you missed it, now is you chance to see it!


Art & Artisan Fair

Saturday & Sunday, June 19th & 20th, 10am to 4pm
Join us on the grounds of the Rogers Mansion in the heart of downtown Southampton for this special showcase of Artists and Artisans selling some of their best work at the Southampton History Museum. This event will be happening in conjunction with our Carriage House Shop where for the last few years patrons have been able to find unique and interesting antique pieces during this annual event. This outdoor event will be held rain or shine and will adhere to all COVID guidelines to provide safe and fun outdoor entertainment on Father’s Day weekend. Free and open to the public!
Long Island Indigenous Perspectives
Canoe Tour
Saturday, June 19, 9am to 10:30am
Some Seaside Landmarks and Their Stories
Sunday, June 27, 11am
The Natural History of Conscience Point
Sunday, July 11, 11am
Long Island Indigenous Perspectives
Canoe Tour
Saturday, July 17, 9am to 10:30am
Halsey House Picnic
Saturday, July 17, 11am
Hampton Flea
Sunday, July 25, 10am
An Architect Turns the Corner
Sunday, July 25, 11am
Ghost Hunting at the
Rogers Mansion & Halsey House
Saturday, July 31, 8:45pm

The Carriage House Shop

Saturdays and Sundays, 10am to 4pm

The Carriage House Shop is located on the one-acre Rogers Mansion Museum Complex. Multiple dealers have filled the shop with a plethora of mid-century items, antiques, vintage clothing, paintings, vintage jewelry, decorate items and treasures of all sorts.
The shop is compliant with all NYS guidelines concerning COVID-19. There is a limit of 10 people in the building at a time, a sanitization station at the entry and everyone is required to wear a mask.
While creating all of the content above, we are also continuing to maintain our 4 historic properties and 14 historic buildings. The grounds of our properties are always open so feel free to enjoy them any time!
For tours of the Rogers Mansion or the Halsey House please call (631) 283-2494 and give at least 3 days notice.
Rogers Mansion Museum Complex
17 Meeting House Lane, Southampton
Complex of 12 historic structures on land settled in 1645 by William Rogers, including the Rogers Mansion built 1843.
Halsey House
249 South Main Street, Southampton
Built c. 1683, the oldest English style wood-frame house in New York State.
Pelletreau Silver Shop
80 Main Street, Southampton
Former business of Patriot and famed silversmith Elias Pelletreau. It is the longest continually running trade shop in the Americas.
Conscience Point
1640 Conscience Point Rd, Southampton
Nature preserve and supposed landing spot for European settlers in Southampton.
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Southampton History Museum  |  17 Meeting House Lane, SH
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