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

Founding Families Weekend Juried Art Show & Sale

June 2 – 4, 2017 ENTRY DEADLINE: Thursday 5/25/2017 Pettit Center on the Museum Complex, 55200 Main Road, Southold, NY

During Founding Families Weekend the Southold Historical Society is hosting a juried exhibition of works by artists who are residents of or have worked on the North Fork of Long Island. From the submissions received, the jurors will select prizewinners in fine art, mixed media, photography, and sculpture.

JURORS: SEAN CLEARY; Chief Operating Officer, Phillips Auctions House, New York, NY; and SARA EVANS, Freelance Arts Writer & TBA.

ELIGIBILITY: Artists who are residents or who have worked on the North Fork of Long Island. (Riverhead and East). Eligible works include original fine art painting, mixed media photography and sculpture. No giclees.

ENTRY FORM / ENTRY FEE: Artists may submit a maximum of three (3) works. Entry fee is $15 per piece of work. Fees are non-refundable. Payment will serve as your acceptance of the terms and conditions in this prospectus. Forms available @ www.southoldhistoricalsociety.org

DIMENSIONS: May not exceed 20” x 24”. Work must be framed, wired, and ready for hanging. Works on paper should be framed under Plexiglas or glass.

THEME: Any subject representing Southold Town

ACCEPTANCE: Absolutely no substitutions of submitted works.

LIABILITY: Southold Historical Society will take great care with all work but is not responsible for any loss or damage to work while on the premises or in transit to or from the gallery. Artists may insure their work if desired.

SALES: All work must be for sale. Southold Historical Society retains a 25% commission on all sales that occur during the exhibition.

For more information email/call sohissoc@optonline.net • 631-765-5500