Museums & Art Centers

BRIDGEHAMPTON MUSEUM
Corwith House, 2368 Montauk Highway, Bridgehampton. Monday through Friday, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Saturday by appointment. 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 Art.”



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.



EAST HAMPTON TOWN
MARINE MUSEUM
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.  



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
Artist Members Exhibition, through June 6.



HOME, SWEET HOME
MUSEUM
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.



HOOK MILL
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.



LEIBER COLLECTION
446 Old Stone Highway, Springs. Saturday, Sunday, and Wednesday, 1-4 p.m. 329-3288, leibercollection.org
Changing exhibits of Judith Leiber’s handbags designed between 1963 and 2004. The grounds include outdoor sculpture and six gardens designed by Gerson Leiber. Free admission.



LONGHOUSE RESERVE
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.



MONTAUK LIGHTHOUSE
Montauk Point. Saturday and Sunday, 10:30 a.m.-7 p.m., Monday through Friday, 10:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. $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.



MULFORD FARM
10 James Lane, East Hampton. Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sunday, noon-5 p.m., through Monday, $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.



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 students with ID and children under 18. Most evening programs are $10, free for members. 283-2118, parrishart.org
Photographs by Chuck Close, through July 26. Tour, Saturday, 2 p.m. Brain Food talk on the show by Terrie Sultan, next Thursday, noon, $10, free for members. Reservations suggested. • Music performance by the Hoodoo Loungers, tomorrow, 6 p.m., free with museum admission.



POLLOCK-KRASNER HOUSE AND STUDY CENTER
830 Springs-Fireplace Road, Springs. Thursday through Saturday by appointment only, $10, children, $5. 324-4929, stonybrook.edu/pkhouse
Guided tours on the hour until May 30. On view: “Neil Noland, Sculpture of the 1980s,” through Aug. 1.



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. Friday and Saturday, 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. On view: “A Whale of a Show,” Dan Rizzie and Peter Marcelle-selected work by local artists. Reception tomorrow, 6-8 p.m.



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 short nature trail connects to the Long Pond Greenbelt preserve. • Salamander and frog seining, with Andy Sabin, Saturday, 10 a.m. Talk on purple martins, Saturday, 2 p.m. Hampton Bays birding, with Frank Quevedo, May 30, 11 a.m. Nature drawing workshop, Sunday, 1 p.m.



SOUTHAMPTON ARTS
CENTER
25 Job’s Lane, Southampton. Thursday through Sunday, noon-8 p.m. 283-0967, southamptoncenter.org
“Surface of Revolution,” experimental works on paper from the LeRoy Neiman Center for Print Studies at Columbia University, tomorrow through June 14. Reception May 30, 5-7 p.m.



SOUTHAMPTON CULTURAL CENTER
25 Pond Lane, Southampton. Monday through Saturday, 12:30-5 p.m. 287-4377, scc-arts.org
Southampton Artist Association members’ show, through May 31.  



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. • “Into the Deep,” paintings by Paton Miller and “Views of Southampton,” paintings by Pat Garrity, through Oct. 17. • Talk, “Southampton’s Early Summer Community and the Houses They Lived in,” by Sally Spanburgh, next Thursday, noon.



SUFFOLK COUNTY
HISTORICAL SOCIETY
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.”



WATERMILL CENTER
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. • Tour, Saturday, 2 p.m. Site-specific sculpture by Daniel Arsham, on view by appointment. • Saturdays @WMC: Shinnecock Nation dream-catcher workshop with Shane Weeks and tribal dances, Saturday, 3 p.m. • “The History of Her” by Kristen Foote, open dance rehearsal, next Thursday, 7 p.m., reservations required.



WATER MILL MUSEUM
41 Old Mill Road, Water Mill. Monday and Thursday-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. On view: members’ art show, through June 15.