Long Island Museum

1200 Route 25A, Stony Brook, NY 11790


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The museum complex is comprised of nine acres with three modern exhibition buildings and five historic structures. The Art Museum houses a permanent collection of American art and two changing exhibition galleries. 

The 40,000-square-foot Carriage Museum is home to the finest collection of American horse-drawn transportation artifacts in the world, The Decoy gallery replicates authentic Long Island wetlands as a “natural habitat” for the display of shorebirds and duck decoys. 

An early 20th-century bayman’s shack, complete with tools, furnishings and decoys in various stages of completion illustrates the process and methods used by carvers.