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The Heckscher Museum of Art

2 Prime Ave, Huntington, NY 11743-2741
+1 631-351-3250
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Good thing in small package

We spent an afternoon at this little museum and were pleasantly surprised. When we arrived I... read more

Reviewed 9 February 2017
BEESKY
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Long Island, NY
A little gem in Heckscher Park in Huntington

We have visited this museum twice in the past month. The exhibition featuring Long Island Artists... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2017
Margaret P
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Huntington, New York
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good46%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“all ages” (4 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
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2 Prime Ave, Huntington, NY 11743-2741
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Reviewed 9 February 2017

We spent an afternoon at this little museum and were pleasantly surprised. When we arrived I thought we'd be there for a short time as the museum is small. The docent on duty at the time struck up a conversation with us and gave us...More

Thank BEESKY
Reviewed 4 January 2017

We have visited this museum twice in the past month. The exhibition featuring Long Island Artists was excellent. The current exhibition "Norman Rockwell and Friends: American Illustrations from the Mort Kuntsler Collection" is also excellent. The Museum has a "First Friday" series with free Museum...More

Thank Margaret P
Reviewed 12 December 2016

While in Huntington, take an hour to visit the Hecksher Museum of Art, located right in Hecksher Park.

Thank RoadMaven
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Love this little museum nestling in a park , my friend and I visited it in September for the first time. It was so quit that day so we spent as much time as we wanted and really enjoyed every piece of art. Will revisit...More

Thank Mguan
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

We were going to visit the museum but today Sunday Oct16 was a gorgeous day. We decided to take a stroll around Heckscher Park . What a beautiful well manicured park just east of the 25a/ New York Ave intersection. Follow the signs for the...More

Thank Joseph W
Reviewed 19 September 2016

My daughter and I attended a wonderful community art event today at the Heckscher. There were various opportunities to do artistic projects, listen to music by the East End Trio (who were really great....talented), and enjoy the beautiful park in which the Museum is situated....More

Thank ElizabethPSNYC
Reviewed 17 September 2016

I checked the website and saw no notification they were closed. When I arrived all there was was a guy inside, who did open the door to tell me they were completely closed for renovation. OK, somebody put that on the website, there are some...More

Thank RickMIusa
Reviewed 14 July 2016

After visiting a number of times we became museum members which facilitated admission and provided invitations to special showing and events. From time to time, they have programs and exhibits of interest to children. Our seven year old grandson loves visiting the museum and will...More

Thank BobM5929
Reviewed 25 May 2016

Small shows of interesting and varied art work. The museum is set in a park with parking nearby . Books available. .

Thank JUDY B
Reviewed 10 May 2016

Heckscher Park is probably my most favorite places in the entire world. I love the playground, the duck pond, little islands and the bridges from one to another and mostly the weeping willows that drape into the lake and drop flower petals into the water....More

Thank listinak
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