Mount House Summer Soiree

June 28 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Part I of our 80th Anniversary Event Series:  History This inaugural event at the Mount House features dinner, tours of the house, music, raffle prizes, cocktails and a discussion of William Sidney Mount and the Mount/Hawkins families. Wear your summer whites (or reds or blues) for a true Americana summer evening celebrating the Long Island […]

Puttin’ on the Ritz

July 18 @ 6:00 am - 9:00 pm

Part II of our 80th Anniversary Event Series:  Music Fine dining by Bliss Restaurant among the Long Island Museum’s world-class carriages. That’s right, we’re opening up one of the galleries in the Carriage Museum for this special evening. Afterward, we’ll move outside to the lawn where Tom Manuel of the Jazz Loft and his 7-piece […]

Walt Whitman, William Sidney Mount & the Sounds of the 19th Century

July 20 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

The LIM in collaboration with Red Skies Music Ensemble presents this research-based program which weaves together an engaging narrative with live musical performance, theatrical cameos and large screen images to explore Whitman and Mount’s interconnected biographies and how music was an essential part of their creative lives. With music performance as the portal, the audience […]

Behind the Runway

September 26 @ 6:00 am - 9:00 pm

Part III of our 80th anniversary event series:  Fashion Enjoy fine dining in the newly-named Cowles Gallery (formerly the Bayman’s Art Gallery) in the Visitors Center. Our special guest, a fashion historian will discuss the history of fashions and fashion design in the United States. Finally, take a behind-the-scenes tour of the Philip & Mary […]

Attend one or more of our special event fundraisers throughout the year. Whether you like golf, music or just a great party, your support helps us continue to offer world-class exhibitions and educational programs for Long Islanders. Visit the galleries below to see highlights from recent special events:

Loudon Wainwright III Concert:  June 28, 2018

25th Anniversary Holiday Celebration:  November 10, 2018