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The Heckscher Museum of Art

2 Prime Ave, Huntington, NY 11743-2741
+1 631-351-3250
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Sweet little museum

This museum is set in a lovely park right in the middle of town - a people's museum, if you will... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
New Mexico
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
Long Island, NY
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The Heckscher Museum of Art is located in scenic Heckscher Park, in Huntington, New York, within walking distance of downtown shops and award-winning restaurants. The Museum provides a dynamic schedule of changing exhibitions on American art.
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  • Very good48%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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2 Prime Ave, Huntington, NY 11743-2741
+1 631-351-3250
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This museum is set in a lovely park right in the middle of town - a people's museum, if you will. It's worth a visit, not too much to see at least on the day we were there.

Thank NewMexicoSilverqueen
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

Reviewed 5 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 19 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
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