Thank you for your votes of support in the Board of Education Vote!
With your help we are able to continue the hard work we are doing to keep Southampton’s history preserved and accessible to as many as possible. But we can still use any and all support you are able to give. You can show your support in three ways. By donating, becoming a member or by coming to any of our events.
SHM Blog:
Articles Every Tuesday!
Read the latest:
History of the Gideon Lodge
New Posts Wednesdays & Sundays
Check out our online exhibit Deep Dives and learn more about pieces from our collection.
Flower Paintings by Caroline B. Rose
Wednesday, June 24th, 12pm
A Visit with Tom Clavin, Author of Tombstone: The Earp Brothers, Doc Holliday and The Vendetta Ride from Hell
This is for all of you wild west fans!
Thursday, June 25th, 11am
High Style in the Gilded Age: Louisa Robb Livingston
Mary Cummings is back with another look into someone from our Main Exhibit.
Saturday, June 27, 11am to 5pm
Sunday, June 28, 12pm to 4pm
Carriage House Thrift Shop
Come find that perfect antique piece or work of art all summer long!
Sunday, June 28, 9am to 4pm
Carriage House Flea Market
As part of the Thrift Shop on the first Sunday of each month our vendors will fill the yard with even more items to look through.
YouTube Programs
Celebrating Southampton: the 275th and 375th Anniversaries
If you missed our last virtual lecture, you can watch our Curator & Registrar Zachary Taylor’s talk here!
Make sure to check out our YouTube channel to watch some of our previous programming that was recorded.
Thursday, July 2, 11am
Cooking with the Countess: Coleslaw
Join in with the Countess von Salm-Hoogstraeten while she and her private chef Brian Hetrich make a delicious coleslaw!
These are just a few of our new Southampton history initiatives, now archived at 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.
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
Southampton History Museum  |  17 Meeting House Lane, SH
(631) 283-2494 |



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