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The Northport Historical Society is a 501(c)3 tax exempt organization and relies on contributions from individuals, foundations, businesses, and corporations to fund our operations and services. Since its founding the Northport Historical Society has relied on the support of people who believe in the value of history and the importance of Northport's stories. Your membership, donation, and volunteer efforts help the NHS fulfill its mission to inspire and foster a life-long interest in history through its exhibitions, programs, and Collection.


  • The only historical museum devoted to preserving and presenting artifacts, photographs and ephemera in the greater Northport – East Northport community
  • Educational programs for members, teachers and students
  • Interpretation of the area's history through relevant changing exhibits and maintenance of a permanent exhibit
  • Cultural programs that present art, music, gardening, homemaking, collecting, travel and other facets of enriched living
  • A Research Library with over 2,000 archival photographs, historic house surveys, biographical material, books and maps

Please support our Business Members, who make many important contributions that help sustain our mission (click on their company name to visit their website):

Allstate Insurance Company -- The Habib Agency, Inc.
American Floor Refinishing
Ameriprise Financial -- Jim Morcerf
Atria Senior Living East Northport
Barton at Home
Bistro44 Restaurant and Bar
Britannia Yachting Center
Capricorn Consulting Services
Castle Ink
Cinema Arts Centre
Cold Spring Harbor Fish Hatchery & Aquarium
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Copenhagen Bakery
Cow Harbor Bait & Tackle
Cow Harbor Realty
Creative Art Studio
Crossroads Cafe
Daniel Gale Agency-Northport
Dia Family Chiropractic
Duck Island Bread Company
Gold Coast Cigars
Grace Music School
Gunther's Tap Room
Hal Meltzer / Laffey International
Haven Gallery
Helga's Choice Consignment
Horseneck Associates LLC
Hubbard Plumbing
Hydrangea Home
Ingredients for Health
John Amato Refinishing
John W. Engeman Theater
Jones Drug Store
Kenneth C. Denker, CPA
LaMantia Gallery
Laurel Environmental
Main Street Café
Mama Mia of Northport
Minuteman Press - East Northport
Newton Shows
Nolan & Taylor-Howe Funeral Home
Northport Chamber of Commerce
Northport Harbor Orthodontics
Northport Hardware
Northport High School Athletic Hall of Fame
Northport-East Northport Public Library
North Shore Veterinary Hospital
Northport Wellness Center
Northwell Health
Our Own Projects
Penny and Cooper, NY
People's United Bank
Pretty Random Vintage
Rain Rich Irrigation
Riverhead Building Supply
Roby Brothers Property Management
Rockin' Fish 
Ronald F. Iannacone, D.P.M.
R.P. Luce and Co. Inc.
Sand City Brewing Company
Scherer & Son's, Inc. 
Shields Mas Learning Resources Inc.
Seymour's Boat Yard
Skippers Pub
Southdown Marketplace
St. Catherine of Siena Medical Center
Testa Brothers Ltd.
Tim's Shipwreck Diner
Tudor Jewlers
University College Advisors
Vanderbilt Museum, Mansion and Planetarium
Vision Long Island
The Great Cow Harbor 10K Race
The Wine Cellar on Main
Wolfie's Frozen Custard

The Photo Collection

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