Shinnecock Nation Cultural Center & Museum

Shinnecock Nation Cultural Center & Museum is the only Native American owned and operated organization on Long Island dedicated to honoring the Ancestors and living history as Algonquin descendants. The recently acquired A Walk with the People exhibit illustrates the different periods of Shinnecock history: Paleolithic, Archaeic, Woodland and Historic periods. Students can learn about Shinnecock history and current life on the Shinnecock reservation on a guided tour. They can experience Native crafts and games and tour the outdoor Wikun Village exhibit.
 
Contact Info
Address: 100 Montauk Hwy., Southampton, New York 11968. Suffolk County. Tel: 631-287-4923. Email: info@shinnecockmuseum.com. Website: www.shinnecockmuseum.com. Hrs: Thurs.-Sun. 11AM-5PM.
 
Trip Info
Grade Level: K-12th. Activity Type: Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours. Recomm. Length of Visit: 1 hour. Cost: Fee. 

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