AMAGANSETT HISTORICAL ASSOCIATION
129 Main Street, Amagansett. Friday through Sunday, 2-6 p.m. 267-3020, amagansetthistory.org
The 1725 Miss Amelia’s Cottage, the 1850 Roy K. Lester carriage barn, and the 1805 Phebe Edwards Mulford House can be visited. • On view in the Jackson Carriage House: “Amagansett Art Across the Years,” including work by Nicole Bigar, Ralph Carpentier, Lucy Cookson, Kate Davis, Elliott Erwitt, Robert Harms, Janet Jennings, Vincent Longo, Pamela Morgan, Claire Nivola, and Michelle Stuart, through Sept. 13.
Corwith House, 2368 Montauk Highway, Bridgehampton. Monday through Friday, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Saturday, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. through October. 537-1088, bridgehamptonhistoricalsociety.org
Period rooms can be visited in a former Victorian-era boarding house. There are barns and an old jailhouse to explore as well. • On view: “A Stitch in Time: Celebrating 19th Century Bridgehampton Women, From Schoolgirl Needlework to Decorative Arts.” • On view at the Archives Building at Ocean Road and Montauk Highway: “Letters Home,” which marks the 150th anniversary of the end of the Civil War and honors a Bridgehamptoner who served.
MUSEUM AND TOWN HOUSE
151 and 149 Main Street, East Hampton. Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sunday, noon-5 p.m., through Sunday. 324-6850, easthamptonhistory.org
From the collection: “Every Object Tells a Story,” through Oct. 12.
DAN FLAVIN ART INSTITUTE
Corwith Avenue, Bridgehampton. Thursday through Sunday, noon-6 p.m., free. 537-1476, diacenter.org
A permanent installation of nine works in fluorescent light by Dan Flavin. On view: “Dan Flavin’s Icons,” 1971-1981.
EAST END CLASSIC BOAT
301 Bluff Road, Amagansett. Wednesday and Saturday, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., free. 324-2490, eecbs.org
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.
EAST HAMPTON FARM
North Main and Cedar Streets, East Hampton. Tuesday, 1-3 p.m., Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 324-3892, easthamptonhistoricfarm.org
Early-20th-century objects from East Hampton’s oldest families are on display in the Selah Lester homestead, helping to depict farm life at that period.
EAST HAMPTON TOWN
301 Bluff Road, Amagansett. Saturday and Sunday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., $4 adults, $3 over 65, $2 students. 324-6850, easthamptonhistory.org
This East Hampton Historical Society museum tells the story of the East End’s maritime and shore-whaling history through artifacts, photographs, and displays. Indoor and outdoor play areas for children.
139 Hampton Street, Sag Harbor. Saturday and Sunday, 2-4 p.m. 725-4711
Dedicated to African-American culture on the South Fork. On view: “Collective Identity: Portraits of Early Eastville Residents, 1882-1915,” through Oct. 17.
158 Main Street, East Hampton. Monday-Saturday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Sunday, noon-5 p.m. Free admission. 324-0806, guildhall.org
“Roy Lichtenstein: Between Sea and Sky” and Hal Buckner’s aluminum silhouettes, through Oct. 12. Gallery talk: Clare Bell of the Roy Lichtenstein Foundation, Sunday, 3 p.m., free. • Dominique Ansel in conversation with Florence Fabricant, Sunday, 11 a.m., $15.
HOME, SWEET HOME
14 James Lane, East Hampton. Monday through Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Sunday, 2-4 p.m. $4. 324-0713
The museum has textiles, ceramics, and furniture representing the 18th, 19th, and 20th centuries, as well as memorabilia from the life of John Howard Payne. Historical gardens, which can be visited for free, and the 1804 Pantigo Windmill make up the grounds.
Pantigo Road and North Main Street, East Hampton. Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Sunday, 2-4 p.m.
This 1806 windmill has been restored and is open to visitors during the summer months. Its sails are put up from time to time when conditions permit. Tours are $2 for adults, $1 children.
446 Old Stone Highway, Springs. Saturday, Sunday, and Wednesday, 1-4 p.m., free. 329-3288, leibercollection.org
Changing exhibits of Judith Leiber’s handbags designed between 1963 and 2004 and recent paintings by Gerson Leiber. The grounds include outdoor sculpture and six gardens designed by Mr. Leiber.
133 Hand’s Creek Road, East Hampton. Wednesday and Saturday, 2-5 p.m. $10. 329-3568, longhouse.org
Sixteen acres of gardens, ponds, and outdoor art. New sculpture on view by Takashi Soga, Kiki Smith, Sui Jianguo, Grace Knowlton, and Ronald Bladen. “Surf Craft: Design and the Culture of Board Riding,” through Oct. 10. Sound meditation led by Jim Owen, Saturdays, 8 a.m., $20, $18 for members, rain or shine, through August.
LONG POND NATURE
1061 Bridgehampton-Sag Harbor Turnpike, Bridgehampton. Open Fridays, 7:30 a.m.-3 p.m., and Sundays, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. 745-0689, longpondgreenbelt.org
A visitors information center is a central location for greenbelt trailheads with a nature reading room, a place to picnic, and a tree-identification path. There are often Sunday hikes at 2 p.m. • Snakes and Amphibians: Young of the Year, guided walk for adults and accompanied children with Chris Chapin, Sunday, 12:30 p.m., 591-1429 for details.
Montauk Point. Open seven days, 10:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m., until 7:30 p.m. on Saturdays, $10, $8 over 62, $4 for children. 668-2544, montauklighthouse.com
Commissioned by George Washington in 1792 and completed in 1796, this landmark is the oldest lighthouse in New York and is still a navigational aid.
10 James Lane, East Hampton. Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sunday, noon-5 p.m., $4, $3 over 65, $2 for students. 324-6850, easthamptonhistory.org
The 1721 Mulford Barn is considered among the most important 18th-century barns in New York. Free for East Hampton Historical Society members. Nearby at 149 Main Street, the 1785 Town House and 1784 Hook School House can be visited on Saturdays and Sundays through Columbus Day with free admission. • “Right On! The Lennon Years 1968-1978,” photographs by Susan Wood, through Oct. 18.
East Hampton Historical Society, 101 Main Street, East Hampton. Tuesday through Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., free. 324-6850, easthamptonhistory.org
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.
PARRISH ART MUSEUM
279 Montauk Highway, Water Mill. Wednesday through Monday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Fridays until 8 p.m., $10, $8 senior citizens, $5 members’ guests, free for members, students with ID, children under 18, and U.S. military personnel and their families. Most evening programs are $10, free for members. 283-2118, parrishart.org
Landscapes by Andreas Gursky, through Oct. 18. From the permanent collection: “Painting Horizons,” Esteban Vicente, still lifes, sculptors’ drawings, “Material World,” and “Face Value” portraits, through Nov. 6. Tara Donovan, three installations made of Slinky toys, through Oct. 18. • Jazz en Plein Air, Alex Sipiagin, tomorrow, 6 p.m. Ebony Hillbillies, Friday, Sept. 4, 5 p.m.
POLLOCK-KRASNER HOUSE AND STUDY CENTER
830 Springs-Fireplace Road, Springs. Thursday through Saturday, 1-5 p.m., through October, $5, children under 12 free. 324-4929, stonybrook.edu/pkhouse
Guided tours by appointment at noon, $10 adults, $5 children. “Elaine de Kooning Portrayed,” through Oct.31 • Action painting workshops for all ages, with Karen Mannix, Thursdays and Fridays, 10 a.m, includes a tour and short film, $35. • Jeffrey Grove, “Jackson Pollock’s Portrait and a Dream,” at the Fireplace Project, 851 Springs-Fireplace Road, Springs, Sunday, 5 p.m., free. • Artists on Film series introduced by Marion Wolberg Weiss, “E de K: A Portrait” and “The Dogwood Maiden,” Friday, Sept. 4, 7 p.m., free. “The Picture of Dorian Gray,” Sept. 11.
SAG HARBOR CUSTOM HOUSE
912 Main Street, Sag Harbor. Saturday and Sunday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., $6, $5 for senior citizens, $3 for children. 725-0250, splia.org
Henry Packer Dering, Sag Harbor’s first United States custom master, lived in this 1789 house, which now contains period furnishings. Last tour 4:30 p.m.
SAG HARBOR WHALING AND HISTORICAL MUSEUM
200 Main Street, Sag Harbor. Seven days, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sunday, 1-5 p.m., $6, $5 for students and over 65, $2 children under 11. 725-0770, sagharborwhalingmuseum.org
The museum tells the story of Sag Harbor’s history as Long Island’s biggest whaling port until the demise of the industry in 1780. • “Sister Sailors and Sons of Sag Harbor,” portraits by Sabina Streeter, today through Sept. 8.
Reception today, 6-8 p.m.
CULTURAL CENTER AND MUSEUM
100 Montauk Highway, Southampton. Thursday through Sunday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., $8, $4.75 for children 5 to 12, $5.50 over 65. 287-4923, shinnecockmuseum.com
Exhibits include the history of Shinnecock and other East Coast woodland cultures.
SOUTH FORK NATURAL
377 Bridgehampton-Sag Harbor Turnpike, Bridgehampton. Daily, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., until 5 p.m. on Tuesdays, $7, $5 for children 3 to 12. 537-9735, sofo.org
Exhibits about the ecosystems of eastern Long Island, live specimens, marine touch tank, and classes for children. A short nature trail connects to the Long Pond Greenbelt preserve. • “Balancing Green Time and Screen Time” family workshop, tomorrow, 10 a.m. Full moon hike, Saturday, 8:30 p.m.
25 Job’s Lane, Southampton. Thursday, noon-5 p.m., Friday and Saturday, noon-7 p.m., Sunday 11 a.m.-5 p.m. 283-0967, southamptoncenter.org
“Cuba, Cuba!” — a survey of 65 years of Cuban photography by Alberto Korda, Raúl Corrales, Marucha, Burt Glinn, and Elliott Erwitt, and others, through Sept. 7.
SOUTHAMPTON CULTURAL CENTER
25 Pond Lane, Southampton. Monday through Saturday, 12:30-5 p.m. 287-4377, scc-arts.org
“Winners Circle,” work by Burton Tysinger, Sarah Jaffee Turnbull, and Linda Capello, through Monday.
SOUTHAMPTON HISTORICAL MUSEUM
Rogers Mansion, 17 Meeting House Lane, Southampton. Tuesday through Saturday, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., $4, free for members and children. 283-2494, southamptonhistoricalmuseum.org
There are 12 historic buildings on the Rogers Mansion site. Other holdings include the Pelletreau silver shop and the 1660 Thomas Halsey homestead. On view: “Into the Deep,” paintings by Paton Miller, and “Views of Southampton,” paintings by Pat Garrity, through Oct. 17.
300 West Main Street, Riverhead. Tuesday through Saturday, 12:30-4:30 p.m. 727-2881, suffolkcountyhistoricalsociety.org
Permanent exhibits representing regional furniture and crafts, whaling, early industries, transportation, and the Revolutionary and Civil Wars, as well as period paintings, armaments, and ceramics. On view: “From Shore to Shore: Boatbuilders and Boatyards of Long Island.” • Workshop on National Archives genealogical resources, Sept. 16, 6 p.m., $15, advance reservations suggested.
39 Water Mill Towd Road, Water Mill. 726-4628, watermillcenter.org
Robert Wilson’s collection of more than 8,000 pieces from the Stone Age to the present are housed in a former industrial building on eight acres of grounds, featuring innovative landscaping and sculpture. On view: site-specific work by Daniel Arsham, through Monday.
WATER MILL MUSEUM
41 Old Mill Road, Water Mill. Monday and Thursday through Saturday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Sunday, 1-5 p.m. 726-4625, watermillmuseum.org
The functioning water-powered gristmill museum features exhibits of the history of Water Mill, including ice harvesting, and whaling. Annual quilt show and sale, through Sept. 13.