54325 Main Road

PO Box 1

Southold, NY 11971








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 1st through Mid-December    

Tues., Thurs., Fri., Sat., 10am–4pm

Wednesday 1-4pm


January through March             

Saturdays only, 11 am–3 pm

©2019 Southold Historical Society

Southold Historical Society Welcomes A New Director

SOUTHOLD, NY. The Southold Historical Society is pleased to announce that it has hired a new director after several months of extensive searches and interviews. Effective September 21, 2015, Karen Lund-Rooney, a long time Southold resident, has assumed the role of Director and report directly to the President of the Southold Historical Society, Herb Adler, Jr. Ms. Lund-Rooney most recently held the position of Interim Director at the Oysterponds Historical Society. Prior to this role, she had a long and noteworthy career as an educator and school administrator on Long Island. Her professional credits include Headmaster of the Grace Day School in Massapequa and Assistant Principal for the Garden City Public School District. Ms. Lund-Rooney has always had a passion for history and historic homes. In 1999, she purchased a eighteenth century home in Southold which she and her husband, John Rooney, have been working to restore. As Director, Ms. Lund-Rooney will be responsible for the day to day operations and activities of the Southold Historical Society. She will oversee events, fundraising, professional and volunteer staff, exhibitions, as well as preserving the Society’s vast collections of historic artifacts and buildings. Anyone interested in joining the Southold Historical Society or volunteering is encouraged to visit the website at http://www.southoldhistoricalsociety.org

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