The Hamptons attractions

Museum in East Hampton

East Hampton Town Marine Museum

One of your last outposts before you drive on to Montauk, this small museum dedicated to the fishing and whaling industries is as interesting as its counterpart in Sag Harbor, full of old harpoons, boats half the si…
Museum in Southampton

Parrish Art Museum

In a sleek, long barn designed by Herzog & de Meuron, this institution spotlights local artists such as Jackson Pollock, Willem de Kooning and Chuck Close.
Arts Center in East Hampton

Pollock-Krasner House

Tour the home of husband-and-wife art stars Jackson Pollock and Lee Krasner – worth it just to see the paint-spattered floor of Pollock's studio. Reservations required for the guided tour at noon.
Church in Southampton

St Andrew's Dune Church

The triple spires of this 19th-century red wooden church glow beautifully in the afternoon light. You can come to Sunday service if so inclined, admiring the stained glass and quaint wooden pews, or simply enjoy a s…
Winery in Bridgehampton

Channing Daughters Winery

This vineyard has 30 acres of vine trellises and grape plants. Step across the wide stone patio dotted with plush chaise lounges that look out onto the property, and keep your eyes peeled for the Alice in Wonderland…
Winery in Bridgehampton

Wölffer Estate Vineyard

Stop by the graceful Tuscan-villa-style tasting room of Wölffer Estate Vineyard, the whitewashed walls and massive wooden beams of which set the scene for sampling the crisp whites and earthy reds Wölffer is renowne…
Museum in Southampton

Southampton Historical Museum

Before the Hamptons was the Hamptons, there was this clutch of buildings, now nicely maintained and spread around Southampton. The main museum is Rogers Mansion, once owned by a whaling captain. You can also visit a…
Museum in Sag Harbor

Sag Harbor Whaling & Historical Museum

The cool collection here includes actual artifacts from 19th-century whaling ships: sharp flensing knives, battered pots for rendering blubber, delicate scrimshaw and more. It's a bit surreal to see photos of the gi…
Arts Center in Southampton

Southampton Arts Center

A well-appointed space in a pretty brick building, the gallery features local artists, while the performance space has concerts, films and other events for adults and children.
Museum in East Hampton

Osborn-Jackson House

Check out East Hampton's colonial past with a visit to the Historical Society, including this historic home. The Society tends to five attractions around East Hampton, including several colonial farms, mansions and …