Best Museum on Long Island
Each year, the Long Island Press and Bethpage Federal Credit Union ask Long Islanders to vote on the best businesses in every category.
This year, for the second time in a row, the Vanderbilt was named Best Museum. Here is the citation that ran in the print and digital editions:
2017: Long Islanders Voted Vanderbilt Museum and Planetarium ‘Best Museum on Long Island’
Vanderbilt Museum and Planetarium
180 Little Neck Rd., Centerport. 631-854-5579. vanderbiltmuseum.org
Find us a Long Islander who hasn’t had the pleasure of visiting the Vanderbilt Museum and Planetarium, and we’ll make sure to tell them that they’re missing out on a educational experience unlike any other! The museum features several educational exhibits that visitors can’t seem to get enough of, including a marine, natural history and ethnographic collections. The museum also offers a guided tour through the living quarters of the mansion. That’s one tour that you’re not going to want to miss!