Attention all Long Island museums, historic sites, and other preservation-related organizations! Discover Long Island is offering a FREE Community Partner Program to support businesses and organizations that serve our region’s $6.1 billion tourism industry during the COVID-19 emergency. While you’re visiting the Discover Long Island website, be sure to take […]
An important message from the New York State Council on the Arts with links to resources for museums and other arts or cultural organizations.
Sag Harbor’s SANS community and Elmhurst’s African American Burial Ground are among the Preservation League of New York State’s “Seven to Save 2020-2021”. Thanks to the League for bringing statewide attention to these at-risk historic places on Long Island!
Our Curator, Lauren Brincat, gave Newsday a tour of Joseph Lloyd Manor in Lloyd Harbor, where Jupiter Hammon, one of the 18th century’s most important literary voices, rose from slavery to become the first African-American poet to be published in the United States. Read the article and watch Lauren’s guided tour of the house.
UPDATE! In 2019, after years of neglect and little dialogue with community members, the owner of the marina property located at the former American Venice Administration Plaza/Laguna San Marco sold it to Angelo Costanza of Blue Marlins Boats. With support from the American Venice Civic Association, Mary Cascone (Babylon Town […]
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