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Museums & Art Centers

May 24, 2019

Corwith House, 2368 Montauk Highway, Bridgehampton. Monday through Friday, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., 631-537-1088,

Period rooms can be visited in a former Victorian-era boarding house. There are barns and an old jailhouse to explore as well. • “Building a History: The Preservation of the Nathaniel Rogers House” is on view.

Corwith Avenue, Bridgehampton. Saturday and Sunday, noon-6 p.m., free. 631-537-1476,

A permanent installation of nine works in fluorescent light by Dan Flavin. • Fluorescent works by Jacqueline Humphries through May 19.

301 Bluff Road, Amagansett. Wednesday and Saturday, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., free. 631-324-2490,

Dedicated to preserving the skills of marine craftsmanship. Boats are on display, and visitors can watch the building and restoration of small, classic wood watercraft.

139 Hampton Street, Sag Harbor. Wednesday and Saturday, noon-4 p.m. 631-725-4711,

Dedicated to the Eastville neighborhood’s African-American, Native American, and European history and culture. • A self-guided walking tour is available on the society’s website. • The galleries will be closed and all programs will be cancelled until further notice.

158 Main Street, East Hampton. Friday through Monday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. 631-324-0806,

Game night, last Monday of the month, 6-7:30 p.m., hosted by Noah Salaway, $10, $8 members. Tickets include snacks from Carissa’s Breads and Cavaniola’s Gourmet and a free drink from Montauk Brewery. • Drink and Draw with Bri Ashe at Townline BBQ, third Thursday of the month, 7-9 p.m. $10. • Guild Hall members show through April 18. • Concerts, tours, talks, films, and theatrical presentations are listed separately under those headings. • The galleries will be closed and all programs will be cancelled through March 31.

446 Old Stone Highway, Springs. By appointment, free. 631-329-3288,

On view: “Garden as Muse.”

133 Hand’s Creek Road, East Hampton. By appointment through the spring, $15, $12 senior citizens, free for members, children under 12, and students with ID. 631-329-3568,

Sixteen acres of gardens and art with sculpture by Dale Chihuly and others. New artists on the grounds and in the gallery are Wendell Castle, Jun Kaneko, Stephen Talasnik, Joseph Walsh, Lawrence Weiner, Young Jae Lee, and Will Ryman.

128 Shore Road, Amagansett. Open by appointment year round. 631-267-3172,

The former D’Amico residence from the mid-20th century has early modernist furnishings, a collection of art and design objects by Mabel, and documents and ephemera pertaining to Victor’s work as founder of education at the Museum of Modern Art and the Art Barge. The property includes an early-20th-century Montauk fishing village cottage relocated by Alexander Brook.

East Hampton Historical Society, 101 Main Street, East Hampton. Monday through Friday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., suggested donation $5, free for members. 631-324-6850,

Examples of textiles, pottery, and furniture document trends in home furnishings from the period immediately following the Revolutionary War. “At Home: Furniture by the Dominy Family, 1780-1840” is on view.

279 Montauk Highway, Water Mill. Wednesday through Monday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Fridays until 8 p.m., $12, $9 senior citizens, $5 members’ guests, free for members, students with ID, and children under 18. Most evening programs, $12, free for members. 631-283-2118,

Docent-led tours on weekends and Wednesdays, 2-3 p.m., free with admission. “What We See, How We See,” a new permanent collection exhibition, on long-term view. •  Student Exhibition through April 19. • Concerts, tours, talks, films, and theatrical presentations are listed separately under those headings. Reservations required. • The galleries will be closed and all programs cancelled until further notice.

377 Bridgehampton-Sag Harbor Turnpike, Bridgehampton. Daily, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., until 5 p.m. on Tuesdays, winter rates: $7.50, $5 for children 3 to 12, programs $10, $7.50 children. 631-537-9735,

Exhibits about the ecosystems of eastern Long Island, live specimens, marine touch tank, an interactive shark exhibition, and classes for children. A trail connects to the Long Pond Greenbelt preserve. • Nature walks and activities for children are listed separately under those headings. Closed for maintenance the first Wednesday of the month.

25 Job’s Lane, Southampton. Thursday through Sunday, noon-6 p.m. 631-283-0967,

The former home of the Parrish Art Museum has been reinvented as an exhibit and event space with free films, installations, and activities. • Free chess classes first Sunday of the month, 2 p.m. • “TAKEOVER 2020!” features Jodi Bentivegna, Michael Butler, Isadora Capraro, Franco Cuttica, Esly Escobar, Melinda Hackett, Erica-Lynn Huberty, Dinah Maxwell Smith, Miles Partington, and Kerry Sharkey-Miller as they set up pop-up studios in the museum’s galleries through April 12. • The galleries will be closed through March 29 and all programs will be cancelled until April 12.

Rogers Mansion, 17 Meeting House Lane, Southampton. Wednesday through Saturday, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., $5, free for members. 631-283-2494,

There are 12 historic buildings on the Rogers Mansion site. Other holdings include the Pelletreau Silver Shop on Main Street and the 1660 Thomas Halsey Homestead. “High Style in the Gilded Age: Southampton 1870-1930,” through Aug. 8, 2020. • Ghost investigations held monthly, $40, call for times. • Candlelight tours of the mansion on the first Saturday of the month, 4-6 p.m., $5, free for members. • The four museum sites will remain open for tours, but all programs will be cancelled through March 31.

300 West Main Street, Riverhead. Wednesday through Saturday, 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m., $5, $3 for those 60 and older, children $1 to a maximum of $10 per family. 631-727-2881,

Permanent exhibitions representing regional furniture and crafts, whaling, early industries, transportation, and the Revolutionary and Civil Wars, as well as period paintings, armaments, and ceramics. • “Highlights From the Permanent Collection,” ongoing. • “Long Island in Conflict” offers uniforms, weapons, medals, and other objects.

39 Water Mill Towd Road, Water Mill. By appointment. 631-726-4628,

Robert Wilson’s collection of more than 8,000 pieces from the Stone Age to the present is housed in a former industrial building on eight acres of grounds featuring innovative landscaping and sculpture. • The center’s library is open on Tuesdays, noon-5 p.m. • In Process returns on March 21 with Saint Genet and Candace Hill Montgomery.




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