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Top museum recommendations from locals

“A 26 mile 40 ride to the history and ocean view of our lighthouse. On your way pass Hither Hill State Park where New York’s own Teddy Roosevelt trained his “ Rough Riders “!”
  • 80 locals recommend
Art Museum
“The museum focuses extensively on work by artists from the artist colony of the South Shore and North Shore. It is located in the neighboring town of Watermill.”
  • 64 locals recommend
Art Museum
“A world class art gallery -- spanning the globe and historical eras -- set in an early example of one of architecture's great masters, Louis Kahn (see his later masterpiece across the street: the Yale Center for British Art). A newer addition has expanded the experience.”
  • 72 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“Great side trip especially on a rainy day. If you are interested in art and art history this is a nice diversion - stop for lunch and shopping in Amagansett or East Hampton afterwards. Be sure to check the hours - as they are limited.”
  • 54 locals recommend
“Beautiful space. Well curated exhibitions and theatre. Where to go to really experience East Hampton.”
  • 30 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“British Arts Museum will take your breath away and is located right across the street from The Yale Art Museum!”
  • 22 locals recommend
History Museum
“Cast yourself back into the 1800s and recapture the feel of old whaling Industry ”
  • 26 locals recommend
Sculpture Garden
“astoundingly breathtakingly beautiful unique spot for strolling in awe among works of art and natural glory”
  • 32 locals recommend
“When Zoe was a kid she always begged me to take her here. just step in and you will see why.”
  • 25 locals recommend
Historic Site
“Philip Johnson's most famous, and most photographed building in the world. Sign up for the tour. A must see iconic mid-century modern house”
  • 11 locals recommend
Art Museum
“Most New Yorkers overlook Connecticut’s only contemporary art museum, but it’s an easy and worthwhile day trip. The building, a former barn, was renovated into a contemporary museum that’s painted white with wood accents. It has two floors of gallery space dedicated to boundary-pushing exhibitions, and it overlooks a two-acre sculpture garden. The Aldrich is worth repeat visits. Because they are a non-collecting institution, their program is always changing. Some recent hits have been Virginia Overton, Steve diBenedetto, and Nancy Shaver.”
  • 6 locals recommend
“Living history tours, planetarium shows, view of the sound. See how the Vanderbilt's lived.”
  • 9 locals recommend
History Museum
“This is another museum where you can discover Long Island's unique aviation heritage. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Science Museum
“South Fork Natural History Museum in Bridgehampton, across from the Children’s Museum. SoFo, as it’s called, houses a butterfly garden, touch tank, nature trails, wildflower garden, and more. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“Great collection, very close to the Yale art gallery, near down town by great restaurants and cafés, and the New Haven Green.”
  • 1 local recommends