We are Hiring for the Executive Director!

The Huntington Historical Society is seeking an Executive Director to lead the 115-year old organization to continue to be a leader in the preservation and sharing of Huntington’s rich heritage. A significant part of the Executive Director’s duties will include fund raising, grant writing, and coordinating the development of a strategic plan for the organization.


Meet Rob Dickson

Please join me in welcoming Robert Dickson to the Huntington Historical Society. Rob is our new Assistant Director.  He comes to us from the Sandbox Playspace, a business he and his wife created to bring together families with young children here in Huntington.  Rob moved back home to Long Island to raise his family after…


Mrs. Stimson is added to the Collection

Dear Art Lovers, Historians and Friends of the Huntington Historical Society, The Collections Committee of the Huntington Historical Society is thrilled to announce the acquisition of the Leopold Seyffert portrait of Mrs. Henry L. Stimson (Mabel) to our collection.  This portrait joins the Seyffert portrait of Henry Lewis Stimson, who died in 1950, which has…


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