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African American Museum of Nassau County

Offers a variety of programs: guided tours, film screenings, craft activities, and theme workshops. Groups can delve into Hidden History, a program examining the lesser-known inventors, creators, and leaders of African heritage. 110 N. Franklin St., Hempstead, NY 11550. Nassau County. Tel: 516-572-0730. Cost: Fee.... More Info

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Cold Spring Harbor Whaling Museum

301 Main St., Cold Spring Harbor, NY 11724. 631-367-3418. Collects, preserves, and exhibits objects and documents pertinent to whaling, especially the regional whaling history of Long Island, whale conservation, and the history of Cold Spring Harbor as a maritime port. Fee.

Heckscher Museum of Art

The Heckscher Museum of Art collection spans 500 years of Western art with emphasis on the 19th and 20th centuries, American landscape painting by Long Island artists, American and European modernism, and photography. Address: 2 Prime Ave., Huntington, NY 11743. Tel: 631-351-3250. Cost: Fee.

Parrish Art Museum

25 Jobs Ln., Southampton, New York 11968. 631-283-2118. Dedicated to American art from the 19th century to the present, with a focus on Long Island's East End. Fee/Free.