54325 Main Road

PO Box 1

Southold, NY 11971

 

Telephone:
631.765.5500

Fax:

631-765-8510

Email:

info@southoldhistorical.org

 

Prince Building:

54325 Main Rd., Southold NY 11971

Museum Complex:

55200 Main Rd., Southold NY 11971

Nautical Museum at Horton Point Lighthouse:
3575 Lighthouse Rd., Southold NY 11971

Prince Building Hours:

Society Office: Monday—Friday 10am-2pm
Gift Shop: Monday—Friday 10am-2pm

Archives: By Appointment

 

Treasure Exchange: 

April through Mid-December    

Tues., Thurs., Fri., Sat., 10am–4pm

Wednesday 1-4pm

 

January through March             

Saturdays only, 10 am–3 pm

©2019 Southold Historical Society

Lectures Available for Presentation

The Society's staff, board members and volunteers have researched and present a number of lectures on Long Island history. They touch on many topics, and all include a Powerpoint presentation as part of the program. The following list provides information on those that are available (with notice). If you or your institution is interested in booking a lecture, please call or email the Society to check on scheduling and availability. The lectures are listed by topic.

 

ART & ARTISTS OF LONG ISLAND

"A Shared Aesthetic: Artists of Long Island's North Fork."

"Charles Henry Miller, N.A: Painter of Long Island."

"The Life and Work of Lemuel M. Wiles."

"Thomas Currie-Bell: Painter of The North Fork."

 
LONG ISLAND - GENERAL

"The Last days of the Bunker Industry on Eastern Long Island."

 
MUSEUM STUDIES

"How to Build & Maintain a Website on a Tight Budget."

"Museum Shops in America."

 
ST. JAMES & HEAD OF THE HARBOR

"A Bit of St. James: A History in Photographs."

"Head of the Harbor: A Journey Through Time."

"On the Harbor: People, Places & Entrepreneurs."

"Villa Me Mo: The Thornton Estate at St. James, Long Island."

 
SOUTHOLD TOWN & THE NORTH FORK

"A History of Plum Island, New York."

"Brecknock Hall: The Floyd Family & their Estate in Greenport."

"Ever Eastward: Alfred H. Cosden and His Estate at Southold."

"Joosting Around Southold: A Look at a Family on Maple Lane."

"Lighthouse Farm and the Tobeys: A Look at Southold’s First Horse Show."

"Lost Buildings of Southold Town."

"Racing and Riding: The Cosden Family of Southold, Long Island."

"Southold, Celebrating the Tercentenary: 1640-1940."

"Southold Reminiscences: Joseph N. Hallock and his Southold."

"The War of 1812 Comes to the North Fork."

"The Wickham Murders: A Tale of Tragedy and Revenge."