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Oysterponds Historical Society

1555 Village Ln, Orient, NY 11957-1258
+1 631-323-2480
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A Fabulous Find

A rare gem discovered almost by accident. After investigating the historic Webb House across the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
lenabydesign
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Los Angeles, California
Orient Village & historical Society, a fabulous throwback

this museum has wonderful items on exhibit appropriate for the location. Orient Village is a place... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2017
Gershon1
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New Yorkl
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A museum complex that consists of the Village House, which is a 19th-century boardinghouse, and Civil War material, toys and dolls, and the Hallock Building with exhibits of ship paintings, scrimshaw and more.
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3 weeks ago
“A Fabulous Find”
26 Jul 2017
“Orient Village & historical Society, a fabulous throwback”
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1555 Village Ln, Orient, NY 11957-1258
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A rare gem discovered almost by accident. After investigating the historic Webb House across the way were invited back for a tour the following day and a visit to the current textile exhibit at Oysterponds. The Director could not have been more gracious and knowledgable.

Thank lenabydesign
Reviewed 26 July 2017

this museum has wonderful items on exhibit appropriate for the location. Orient Village is a place locked in time. The Historical Society exhibit is fitting and most enjoyable.

Thank Gershon1
Reviewed 10 June 2017

Located in the middle of the quaint village of Orient is the charming Oysterponds Historical Society. 7 buildings help tell the story of this unique Village. A house museum with 6 upstairs exhibits give a sense of the late 19th century. An exhibit space located...More

Thank Travelinggirl11957
Reviewed 26 April 2016

Driving down Village Lane in the tiny hamlet of Orient you are transported back in time. 18th & 19th century home line the streets in the historic district. A tiny post office, pie shop (in season) small gift shop and a delightful country store are...More

1  Thank Travelinggirl11957
Reviewed 19 January 2012

On tiny Village Lane, in the center of Orient, is the historical society. There are often art shows in the Swanson Gallery (especially in summer). There are also several well-preserved buildings from early Orient days. Village Lane itself is like a photo album of a...More

3  Thank ronacom13
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