Hampton Bays Historical & Preservation Society 140 W Montauk Hwy, Hampton Bays, NY11946 The Hampton Bays Historical and Preservation Society was started in 1994 by a group of local residents. The Society…More currently has an office in the Chamber of Commerce building on Montauk Highway but plans to move to a permanent location just a short distance in the historic King House once that property is restored. The Society keeps records of the history of the hamlet and has 1,600 items catalogued. Also, the Society holds stewardship over a handful of historic properties including the Canoe Place Chapel.
Rogers Mansion Museum Complex 17 Meeting House Ln, Southampton, NY11968 Rogers Mansion Museum Complex is a site of the A property of the Southamptons Historical Museums and Research Center,…More located in Southampton Village. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2011 as a unique property, the museum has 12 buildings that tell the story of Southampton's development. The mansion was built originally in 1843 for a whaling captain. It is a Greek revival-style mansion, currently filled with artifacts donated by members of the local community. Many of these items are from the Victorian era. Rogers Mansion hosts both temporary and permanent exhibits, including a 1890s parlor room and a collection of photographs from 1938's hurricane. Call for further inquiries.
South Winds Bed and Breakfast 91 Potunk Ln, Westhampton Beach, NY11978 Located a mere mile from the beautiful beach of Westhampton, South Winds Bed and Breakfast offers top notch ammenities…More just steps away from all the wonder of the Hamptons. Located in close proximity to restaurants, boutiques, cafes, the beach and more, South Winds Bed and Breakfast is a perfect place to stay while spending time on the East End. It is also of historic significance as it was formerly the governor of New York, Alfred E. Smith's, primary residence. So enjoy its large deck and comfortable rooms or take a dip in the pool while you unwind and relax while Randy and Rosemary make sure you are as comfortable as you can be. Call ahead for reservations.