The Smithsonian’s traveling exhibition, Water/Ways, which looks at how humanity has used water and how water has helped shaped civilization, is set to arrive at Clinton Academy Museum on February 29th for a six-week stay. [Read more…] about Smithsonian Water/Ways Exhibit in East Hampton, LI
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The East Hampton Historical Society has announced their 2019 House & Garden Tour, showcasing some of the finest examples of historical and modern architecture in the Hamptons. This year’s tour — consisting of five unique houses — is scheduled for Saturday, November 30, from 1 to 4:30 pm.
A kick-off Cocktail Party set for Friday, November 29, welcomes in the House Tour. This annual event, now in its 35th year, will be held at the historical Maidstone Club. [Read more…] about East Hampton House Tour Thanksgiving Weekend
The East Hampton Historical Society, stewards of the Thomas & Mary Nimmo Moran Studio, have announced their newest exhibition: Thomas Moran Discovers the American West, on display from June 29 until November 9, 2019.
The exhibition details Moran’s adventurous participation in the 1871 Hayden Expedition to Wyoming, and explores its impact on both the art world and the National Parks Service. [Read more…] about ‘Thomas Moran Discovers the American West’ Opens In E. Hampton
The East Hampton Historical Society has announced a new exhibit, “150 Years of Parties & Picnics in East Hampton.”
This exhibit explores the celebratory exploits of the East End hamlet, from Main Street Promenades, simple date nights at the cinema, to family weekends at the beach. The fabled summer happenings of East Hampton are brought to life through a rare collection of fashionably curated vignettes of costumes, and rare objects, including textiles and photos. [Read more…] about East Hampton Exhibition: 150 Years of Parties and Picnics
The East Hampton Historical Society, the new stewards of the Thomas & Mary Nimmo Moran Studio, have announced an Opening Celebration to be held on the evening of Friday, July 6, 2018.
The benefit will celebrate the opening of the Moran Studio Exhibition. Located on East Hampton’s Main Street Historic District, this turreted Queen Anne shingled piece of Victorian architectural is a registered National Historic Landmark. [Read more…] about Moran Studio Reopening in East Hampton, LI
The East Hampton Historical Society has announced that Maria Vann has been named as its next Executive Director. Vann will assume her new position as of February 5, 2018.
Originally from Long Island, Maria Vann was the former Director of the Maritime Museum at Battleship Cove (Massachusetts) and Iroquois Indian Museum (New York State). [Read more…] about East Hampton Historical Society Names New Director