WALT WHITMAN BIRTHPLACE MUSEUM AND STATE HISTORIC SITE

WALT WHITMAN BIRTHPLACE MUSEUM AND STATE HISTORIC SITE

 
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Middle Country - MIDDLECOUNTRY
General Information
Description of ServicePreserves (jointly with the Walt Whitman Birthplace Association) the 1819 house in which Walt Whitman was born, making the poet, his life, and his work accessible to those visiting the site. Also offers lectures, workshops, seminars, poetry readings, Art Gallery, poetry festivals, and exhibits. Call for more information.
LocationSuffolk
Geographical AreaWest Hills, New York; Town of Huntington, New York; Suffolk County, New York
Public TransportationAccessible by public transportation.
Facility/ADA AccessWheelchair Accessible
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Summer Hours June13-Labor Day M-F 11am-4pm, Sat-Sun Noon-5pm/Winter Hours W-F 1pm-4pm, Sat-Sun 11am-4pm. Closed on major holidays.
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Cynthia Shor
Contact's Position Executive Director
Physical Site Address 1 246 Old Walt Whitman Road
Physical Site City, State, Zip West Hills, NY 11746-4148
Mailing Address 1 246 Old Walt Whitman Road
Mailing City, State, Zip West Hills, NY 11746-4148
Main Phone (631)427-5240
Fax (631)427-5247
Web Address www.waltwhitman.org; www.nysparks.com
 
Additional Information
ContactYes
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: NEW YORK STATE OFFICE OF PARKS, RECREATION, AND HISTORIC PRESERVATION/LONG ISLAND REGION
Affiliated Program: WALT WHITMAN BIRTHPLACE MUSEUM AND STATE HISTORIC SITE
This Service: WALT WHITMAN BIRTHPLACE MUSEUM AND STATE HISTORIC SITE
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Art Galleries/Exhibits (TA-9000.0300)
Educational Programs (HH)
Historical Markers (TA-2800.4000)
Historic Preservation (TA-2800)
Museums (TA-5500)
Sightseeing/Guided Tours (PL-7600)
Students (YG-8000)
Volunteer Opportunities (PX)
Workshops/Symposiums (TJ-6500.9500)