Our New Programming Needs Your Support!

Volunteers, board members and staff are now working overtime to ensure our members and friends stay connected.
We hope you are enjoying our online programs!
The Corona Journals:
New Posts Every Saturday!
Join us in documenting personal history stories and see what others are up to.
Email submissions to:


SHM Blog:
Articles Every Tuesday!
Read the latest:
“Letters Home”


SHM Movie Club:
Meetings Every Friday!
Join our brand new movie club! Director of Education Connor Flanagan will host this weekly group conversation about films!


Thursday, May 28th, 11am
High Style in the Gilded Age:
Lily Barney
Barney is the 2nd of 12 women featured in our Museum exhibit “High Style in the Gilded Age.” Each talk in this live, online series focuses on one of these women.
Friday, May 29th, 5pm
“Conscience Point” Film Screening and Q&A
Join us for a live Zoom Q&A session with director Treva Wurmfeld on her documentary “Conscience Point”
Wednesday, June 3rd, 12pm
A Visit with Marian Lindberg,
Author of Scandal on Plum Island:
A Commander Becomes the Accused
Learn about the 1914 trial that took place on Plum Island as well as present day efforts to preserve the island and its history.
Thursday, June 11, 11am
Celebrating Southampton: the 275th and 375th Anniversaries
Due to some scheduling issues, we had to reschedule last week’s talk which gives you all more time to RSVP at the link below.
YouTube Lectures
Rogers, Harvard and Shakespeare with Connor Flanagan
If you missed Director of Education Connor Flanagan’s lecture, you can watch it on YouTube.
Zoom lectures will be uploaded to our YouTube channel for those who missed them.
New Posts Wednesdays & Sundays
Check out our online exhibit Deep Dives and learn more about pieces from our collection.
These are just a few of our new Southampton history initiatives, now archived at southamptonhistory.org to view at any time!
We continue to maintain our 14 historic buildings on 4 separate properties
to ensure our shared history is preserved:
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.

How Can You Help?

I want to hear from you!
We have evolved rapidly to serve our community better during these terrible times. I hope we have met your expectations.
Please let me know if you have comments or ideas on how we can serve you better.
Be well and stay safe,
Tom Edmonds
Executive Director



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