Museums & Art Centers

BRIDGEHAMPTON MUSEUM

Corwith House, 2368 Montauk Highway, Bridgehampton. Monday through Friday, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Saturday, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. 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.”


DAN FLAVIN ART INSTITUTE

Corwith Avenue, Bridgehampton. Saturday and 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 

SOCIETY

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 

MUSEUM

North Main and Cedar Streets, East Hampton. 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.


GUILD HALL

158 Main Street, East Hampton. Monday, Friday, and Saturday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Sunday, noon-5 p.m. Free admission. 324-0806, guildhall.org

Walter Weissman’s photographic portraits of artists, through Feb. 21. Student Art Exhibit part I, through Feb. 21. • Table Talk series: Susan Krieger on the art of face-reading, Sunday, 11 a.m., free.


HOME, SWEET HOME 

MUSEUM

14 James Lane, East Hampton. Saturday, $4 for adults, $2 for children. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. 324-0713

Textiles and other materials celebrating George Washington’s presidency. 


MONTAUK LIGHTHOUSE

Montauk Point. Saturday and Sunday, 10:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. (tower closed), $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. A modest surfing museum exhibit can be visited as well.


OSBORN-JACKSON HOUSE

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, and children under 18. Most evening programs are $10, free for members. 283-2118, parrishart.org

Alexis Rockman’s “East End Field Drawings,” through Feb. 28. Permanent collection selections including James Brooks, “Home Sweet Home,” Dan Flavin, Keith Sonnier, Dorothea Rockburne, and others, through Oct. 30. Student exhibition, through Feb. 28. 


SHINNECOCK NATION 

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 

HISTORY MUSEUM

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 trail connects to the Long Pond Greenbelt preserve. • Nature walk and printmaking workshop for families, Saturday, 10 a.m.


SOUTHAMPTON CULTURAL CENTER

25 Pond Lane, Southampton. Saturday through Monday, 11 a.m.-2:30 p.m. 287-4377, scc-arts.org

“Winter Light: East End Artists,” curated by Arlene Bujese, through Monday. Southampton Artists Association winter exhibit, next Thursday through Feb. 28.


SUFFOLK COUNTY 

HISTORICAL SOCIETY

300 West Main Street, Riverhead. Wednesday through Saturday, 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m., $5, $3 60 and older, children, $1 to a maximum of $10 per family. 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: watercolor artists of the North Fork and winter watercolor scenes by Jeanne Rogers. 


WATERMILL CENTER

39 Water Mill Towd Road, Water Mill. By appointment. 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. •  Tour, Feb. 20, 4 p.m., by reservation.