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‘Hamlet’ is Next in Vanderbilt Shakespeare Festival

The Carriage House Players will open the second half of the Suffolk County Vanderbilt Museum’s 30th annual Summer Shakespeare Festival on Sunday, August 5, at 7:00 p.m. with the drama Hamlet. The play will run through September 2. Performances are given outdoors on the Courtyard stage (weather permitting) on Wednesdays and Fridays at 8:00 p.m., and on...
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‘Living History’: In the Mansion, It’s 1936

It’s 1936 again in the Vanderbilt Mansion. Consuelo Vanderbilt Balsan is enjoying a reunion of her friends in the women’s suffrage movement. In the Vanderbilt’s popular, annual Living History tours, guides dressed as members of the Vanderbilt family and household staff tell stories about the Mansion’s famous residents and their world-renowned visitors. Living History tours...
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See Timeless Automotive Design at Vanderbilt

The Vanderbilt Museum has honored William K. Vanderbilt II’s automotive legacy by hosting classic-car shows on its grounds for more than three decades. Three automobile clubs have scheduled shows this summer on the Great Lawn next to the Vanderbilt Mansion. The events are an opportunity to see beautiful examples of classic American automobile design. The...
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Canta Libre Chamber Ensemble to Perform in Planetarium

The Canta Libre Chamber Ensemble will perform in the Vanderbilt Museum’s Charles and Helen Reichert Planetarium on Saturday September 22, from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. Tickets: $20 on-line; $25 at the door; and $15 for children 15 and younger. Canta Libre (www.cantalibre.org) is an ensemble of harp, flute and three strings. The quintet’s founder and...
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Lots of Summer Fun to Come at the Vanderbilt

There’s plenty of summer fun to come at the Suffolk County Vanderbilt Museum and Planetarium. The appealing lineup includes music, dancing, theater and special events. The Vanderbilt has long been a popular destination for families looking for moderately priced entertainment, history and culture. All year long, the Vanderbilt offers a rich historical and educational experience. Visitors...
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