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North Shore Historical Museum

North Shore Historical Museum
140 Glen Street
516-801-1191

Mission:
The Museum's mission is to preserve the history of the North Shore of Long Island through the stewardship of its collections and historic structure — the 1907 Justices Courthouse — to engage the public, and to interpret the history of the North Shore, in particular the area once known as the “Gold Coast”, through exhibitions, lectures, and programs

About Us:
The North Shore Historical Museum's mission is to preserve the history of the North Shore of Long Island through the stewardship of its collections and historic structure -- the 1907 Justices Courthouse -- to engage the public, and to interpret the history of the North Shore, in particular the area once known as the "Gold Coast", through exhibitions, lectures, and programs. The North Shore Historical Museum has been chartered by the New York State Department of Education to collect and exhibit artifacts and archives of Long Island’s North Shore.


Recent News

Exhibition - The Life Of The Civil War Soldier

April 2015 marks 150 years since the end of the American Civil War, with General Robert E. Lee surrendering his Confederate forces to Union General Ulysses S. Grant at Appomattox Courthouse in Virginia. Wars are made by politicians, and then…

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