Family Events

Shakespeare, Gatsby Estates, Walk & Talk Tours, Watercolor Painting

L.I. Estates That Inspired Fitzgerald’s ‘Great Gatsby’ Best-selling author, architect, and historian Gary Lawrance will speak on Thursday, May 26, at 7:00 pm. His lecture, Long Island Estates of the Great Gatsby Era, examines the real Long Island mansions that inspired Fitzgerald’s classic The Great Gatsby. Best-selling author, architect, and historian Gary Lawrance will speak at Suffolk County...
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Library Christmas 2019

Volunteer Designers, Garden Clubs Create Magic in the Mansion

Come for a Guided Holiday Tour through December 30 The halls of the Vanderbilt Mansion are decked in their holiday finery. From the stately library to the dining room to the bedrooms, the grand house is filled with lighted trees, ornaments, wreaths, ribbons, poinsettias, garlands, and elegantly wrapped faux gifts. Visitors will find the decorated...
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William K. Vanderbilt II's Eagle's Nest mansion

Spring-Summer at Vanderbilt: Bunny Fest, Living History, Music, Shakespeare

This spring and summer, the Suffolk County Vanderbilt Museum has programs and events for everyone. Here is an early look at a bountiful season of things to do on Long Island. Tickets for nearly all events, including Carriage House Players productions, can be purchased on this website in the weeks before the scheduled event date....
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Firefighters

Vanderbilt Offers First Responders a Free Day at the Museum

Northwell Health to Sponsor Event – Sunday, September 9 The Vanderbilt Museum will thank First Responders and their families by offering them free admission, guided Mansion tours and Planetarium shows on Sunday, September 9, from 12:00 to 5:00 p.m. The event is sponsored by Northwell Health. “We salute the brave men and women who make...
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Easter Event on Long Island

SOLD OUT: Breakfast with the Easter Bunny!

Would you and your children, or grandchildren, like to have breakfast with the Easter Bunny? He his friend Li’l Chick invite children of all ages to join them for breakfast and fun at the Vanderbilt Reichert Planetarium on Saturday, March 31, from 9:00 to 12:00. Children are encouraged to bring their Easter baskets and bonnets....
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