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

Volunteer Opportunities at Southold Historical Society

Volunteer Opportunities at Southold Historical Society

With the New Year, the Southold Historical Society wishes to invite its members and the public to serve on its standing committees and act as docents at the Museum Complex on the Main Road in Southold and at the Horton Point Lighthouse.

All interested in acting as docents at the complex (July-October/Saturdays and Sundays) or at the Lighthouse (May-October/Saturdays and Sunday) should contact Director Karen Lund Rooney at 631-765-5500 ext 3. The scheduling of docents is flexible to accommodate everyone’s busy schedule.

Our standing committees include: Advertising/Publicity, Buildings and Grounds, Collections, Development, Education of Youth, Events, Exhibitions, Finance, Fundraising, Hospitality, the Lighthouse, Membership, Museum Education, Museum Gift Shop, Strategic Planning, the Treasure Exchange. A description of the charge of each committee can be found on our website www.southoldhistoricalsociety.org.