History and Social Studies

Featured Historic Places/Sites

Stony Brook Grist Mill

Long Island’s most completely equipped working grist mill, the Stony Brook Grist Mill, c. 1751, is run by a miller as it was in the 18th and 19th centuries. 100 Harbor Rd., Stony Brook, NY 11790. Tel: 631-751-2244. Cost: Fee.... More Info

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Caumsett State Historic Park

25 Lloyd Harbor Rd., Huntington, NY 11743. 631-423-1770. The park features outstanding exposures of glacial deposits, hike trails, gardens, woods, meadows, rock shoreline, a salt marsh, and historic buildings including a self-contained English manor type community. Fee/Free.

Sagamore Hill National Historic Site

20 Sagamore Hill Rd., Oyster Bay, NY 11771. 516-922-4788. This "summer White House" of the 26th President Theodore Roosevelt features exhibits and audio-visual programs on his life and career. Free.

The Ward Melville Heritage Organization

111 Main St., Stony Brook, NY 11790. 631-751-2244. Hands-on educational programs in historic Stony Brook featuring a range of learning workshops in history and ecology. Fee.