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 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

Conversation w/ August Fresnel - Live Performance - October 7

September 8, 2017

October 7


Horton Point Lighthouse


Southold Historical Society invites you to celebrate the 160th anniversary of the Horton Point Lighthouse with "a Conversation with August Fresnel." The creator of the Fresnel lens that revolutionized lighthouses, will speak about his lenses and their applications.


Mr. Joseph Smith will present as Augustin Fresnel on October 7th at the Horton Point Lighthouse. 3575 Lighthouse Road, Southold.


For more information please call 631-765-5500




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