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Time to Renew Your Membership!

Your Preservation Long Island membership is important to us so please renew today. It validates our mission and helps us to move forward in our efforts to advance greater understanding, celebration, and preservation of Long Island’s cultural heritage.

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Spies in the Collection!

September 15th is Culper Spy Day and Preservation Long Island is jumping into the action by opening the Sherwood-Jayne House (ca. 1730) in East Setauket for tours, cider, and donuts. But, Patriots beware! Loyalist William “Big Bill” Jayne II (1732–1802) will be prowling the premises. This is the 4th year that organizations […]

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Custom House

Open for the Season!
July & August: Open 7 days a week, 10:00AM – 5:00PM
September to Columbus Day: Saturday & Sunday, 10:00AM – 5:00PM

Henry Packer Dering, Sag Harbor’s first United States custom master, acquired Custom House in the early 1790s.