Preservation Long Island is proud to be the steward of a robust collection of decorative arts and material culture—from silver teapots to souvenir plates—that reveal life on Long Island long ago. Guest blogger and collections volunteer, Gary Hammond, explores the history behind one intriguing object in Preservation Long Island’s collection. […]
Please join us on June 13th to celebrate the opening of our latest exhibition that dives into the facts (or lack thereof) behind popular myths encountered at historic house museums.
Catch “Big Bill the Tory” for his return appearance at Sherwood Jayne Farm on Saturday, May 25th!
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Just a few days left to purchase your tickets to our June 28th Country House Gathering and house tour at the historic “Woodside” estate in Locust Valley! Buy tickets online or call us during business hours at 631-692-4664 to register for the event.
Explore the Joseph Lloyd Manor House from anywhere with just the click of a mouse! This virtual tour gives you special access to this historic house while taking you back in time to the eve of British occupation during the Revolutionary War.