Visitor Information

The offices are closed for the following Federal Holidays: New Year's Day, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, President's Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Columbus Day, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day. Note: When a holiday falls on a weekend, the office will be closed the following Monday.

All visitors are required to follow CDC and State guidelines. We take seriously the safety of our staff and visitors and conduct business in accordance with CDC guidelines.

Requirements when visiting inside one of our museums:

Unvaccinated individuals: require 6 feet of social distancing and to wear masks.
Vaccinated individuals: no social distancing or masks required.

Visitors are required to show proof of vaccination via: paper form or digital application , including NYS Excelsior Pass.
If proof is not shown, visitors are required to wear masks. If you do not have a mask, EHHS will provide you one.

Contact Us

EAST HAMPTON HISTORICAL SOCIETY
Clinton Academy
151 Main Street
East Hampton, NY 11937

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Office Phone: (631) 324-6850


 

Parking

Limited street parking is available at the following sites: Mulford Farm, Clinton Academy, Osborn-Jackson House, and Moran Studio.

We recommend parking on James Lane or the south side of Main Street. Please follow posted parking regulations.

The East Hampton Town Marine Museum has very limited on-site parking and street parking is available.

Public Transportation

The East Hampton Long Island Rail Road Station is located on Railroad Ave. in East Hampton. This station is on the Montauk Branch of the LIRR and is accessible from Penn Station in New York City and all other stations of the LIRR.

The Osborn-Jackson house is a short 10-minute walk from the train station. Turn right onto Newtown Lane, then turn right onto Main Street. The Osborn-Jackson House will be on your right.

Directions

From New York City and points West
Take the I-495/Long Island Expwy to exit 70 toward Eastport/Manorville. Then continue to NY-27E. Follow NY-27E for 20 miles, then turn left onto Montauk Hwy/NY-27. Turn left onto Main St. Clinton Academy will be on your right.

From Montauk and points East
Follow Montauk Hwy/NY-27. This road becomes Main Street in East Hampton. Clinton Academy will be on your right.

From Points North
Shelter Island
Check the schedule for the South Ferry Company. Once off the ferry go south on Ferry Rd/NY- 114. At the roundabout take the 3rd exit onto NY-114. Turn right onto Division St/NY-114. Continue to follow NY-114 for 6 miles. Turn left onto Main St/NY-27. Clinton Academy will be on your right.

Connecticut
Ferries are also available from Connecticut to Long Island, New York. Check the Orient Point and Greenport ferry schedules.