Support the Society


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



Thank You To The Following Members Who Generously Support The Society At The Benefactor Level:

Michael & Kathleen Dowling
Scott & Susan Gibney
Arlene Handel & Muriel Gottesman*
Phil Ingerman* & Joyce Spencer*
The Charles & Helen Reichert Family Foundation

*In memoriam

The Photo Collection

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