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LongHouse Reserve

133 Hands Creek Rd, East Hampton, NY 11937-3808
+1 631-329-3568
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Magical sculpture garden

Longhouse is a beatiful and brilliantly conceived sculpture garden, but it is so much more... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
wajtv
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new jersey
Really fun break from the every day with the kids - they enjoyed it

Really fun break from the every day with the kids - they enjoyed it. lots of shade so walking... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
R T
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Ridgewood, New Jersey
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Located in beautiful East Hampton, New York, LongHouse Reserve is a sixteen acre garden with established lawns, ornamental borders, plant collections and outdoor sculpture, planned by the internationally recognized textile designer, Jack Lenor Larsen. Mr. Larsen, along with the recommendations of the LHR Art Committee, has assembled a collection of over 70 sculptures for the gardens. LongHouse Reserve was established in 1991 and reflects founder Jack Lenor Larsen's desire to encourage creativity in gardening and in collecting and every day living with art. LongHouse gardens are open to the public Wednesdays through Saturdays, 2-5pm through Sept 2,2017 and Wednesdays and Saturdays, through Sept 30, 2017, 2-5pm. Open Saturdays, October 7 - November 25 2017, 12-3pm.
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Hours Today: 14:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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133 Hands Creek Rd, East Hampton, NY 11937-3808
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Longhouse is a beatiful and brilliantly conceived sculpture garden, but it is so much more. Stunning floral garden beautifully integrated with the art. There is small but stunning museum/gallery which celebrated fabric art during my visit. Access however is quite limited. In June it was...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really fun break from the every day with the kids - they enjoyed it. lots of shade so walking around is not taxing. Kids really enjoyed the larger than life and funky sculptures.More

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LHR L, Front Office Manager at LongHouse Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear R T, Thank you for your review! I am so glad to hear the kids enjoyed their visit to LongHouse; that is the highest compliment we can receive :) Enjoy the rest of your summer and please visit us again! Sincerely, Joi J Perle...More

Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

We visited during the afternoon, look up for the days it's open. Lovely gardens and collection of Sculptures in a 16 acres space ! They were putting up a wedding for tomorrow, great place for oneMore

Thank Alex L
LHR L, Front Office Manager at LongHouse Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Alex, Thank you for visiting us again! It's always wonderful when we get an opportunity to chat with our guests. We appreciate that you made time to visit us this spring. Please come again when you are in the area! All the best, Joi...More

Reviewed 5 May 2017

It was out of season but our hotel had phoned ahead and we were let in to have our tour with nobody else around. We were so surprised at how well laid out the gardens and sculptures were. Certainly worth a visit even if you...More

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LHR L, Guest Relations Manager at LongHouse Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2017

Thank you for coming over to spend time at LongHouse! We always try to accommodate guests during the off season and we are glad that you found your way to us. We hare happy to hear you enjoyed your visit, and hope you can come...More

Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

This privately owned reserve is open to the public and is just incredibly beautiful and peaceful. I like it better than any botanical garden I've been to. Not to be missed when visiting East Hampton. Call or check website for opening scheduleMore

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LHR L, Manager at LongHouse Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 13 March 2017

Dear Mr. Mendelman, Thank you for writing a review about LongHouse! We are so happy that you enjoyed your visit. To say that you liked it better than any other botanical garden is high praise indeed. We hope that you have the opportunity to visit...More

Reviewed 18 February 2017

So many beautiful art works are interspersed with the glories of nature in this one-of-a-kind reserve.

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LHR L, Manager at LongHouse Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 27 February 2017

Dear MSVAY, Thank you very much for taking the time to leave such a lovely review. We re-open for the season on April 29 and we hope you are able to visit us again this year. Think spring! Joi Jackson Perle for LongHouse Reserve

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Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

One of the most beautiful art gardens you will ever see. Something surprising at every turn or step.

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LHR L, Manager at LongHouse Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 16 February 2017

Thank you for your lovely review! We hope you will come back to visit us again this year :)

Reviewed 12 October 2016

This is truly a unique place. A large property open to the public on a limited basis; it is well worth a visit. Sculpture is interspersed among the well planned gardens. The donor lives on the property and the house cannot be visited. It has...More

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LHR L, Front Office Manager at LongHouse Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2016

Dear FChas, We appreciate your lovely review, thank you! It is always helpful to receive feedback from guests and yours is no exception. We hope you will come back and visit us again next year; the gardens and art are always changing! All the best,...More

Reviewed 7 October 2016

Although this 16 acre property was purchased by Jack Larsen in the 1970's and opened to the public in the 1990's, we only just learned about it. We were delighted to find a peaceful oasis (after the traffic of East Hampton!) in which to wander...More

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LHR L, Front Office Manager at LongHouse Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2016

Dear LongIsland Mabel, Thank you very much for taking the time to write such a wonderful review of LongHouse! Even more than that, thank you for visiting. We love to hear about guests enjoying the art and gardens. Please do visit us again! Sincerely, Joi...More

Reviewed 27 August 2016

I was not expecting much when my wife insisted we spend a beautiful summer afternoon at the LongHouse Reserve. I figured it would be disappointing compared to Storm King. Well, I was wrong. I was most impressed not by the sculptures but by the plantings....More

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LHR L, Front Office Manager at LongHouse Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2016

Dear 968er, Thank you for taking the time to visit LongHouse Reserve and for writing such a lovely note. We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed the gardens, as well as the Planters ON+OFF the Ground exhibit. We hope that you will come...More

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tinabina2
10 August 2016|
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Response from LHR L | Property representative |
Dear tinabina2, Unfortunately, we do not allow dogs on to the property. Thank you for writing and we hope you will visit us anyway.
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astristar2016
2 August 2016|
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Response from LHR L | Property representative |
Hello Astristar, Thank you for writing! We don't not have a cafe on the grounds. East Hampton Village is just a few minutes away by car with plenty of places to eat. We usually do not allow food on the grounds but it is... More
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