The East Hampton Historical Society serves the residents and visitors of East Hampton by collecting, preserving, presenting and interpreting the material, cultural and economic heritage of the town and its surroundings.


Due to an increase in COVID numbers, staff are currently working remotely and will be in the office on a staggered work schedule. Please email for immediate assistance, or leave a message on the Society's main line and we will return your call as soon as possible.

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Would you like to know how East Hampton was founded? Do you want to educate your friends and family about East Hampton's past? The East Hampton Historical Society is committed to engaging local residents and visitors with exciting events and historic sites that showcase our community's story, both past and present.

We take pride in making our historical society an educational resource in the East Hampton community. See what the East Hampton Historical Society has in store for you by contacting us today.

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