The Garden City
Garden City, Long Island, New York
Hours: Tuesday through Friday:
10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Saturday: noon - 4 p.m.
(Entrance and parking at the rear of the Museum
109 Eleventh Street,
Garden City, New York)
Museum Now Open to the Public, Tuesdays,
11 a.m.-3 p.m.
Walk-ins encouraged. Free guided tours of the 1872 historic house and Museum.
Proud member of
Efforts Stalled at Village:
St. Paul's Historic Building
CSSP and The Garden City Historical Society Presented Alternative to Demolition
The Committee to Save St. Paul's (CSSP) and The Garden City Historical Society presented an
Read news related to referendum:
View the News 12 Editorial "Fate of a Landmark" (April 15, 2011)
Historical Societies Meet in Garden City
St. Paul's Preservation Effort
at the Museum:
Fall 2015 Events
Sunday, October 4
Performance by Allegro Ensemble begins at 3 p.m., open seating starts at 2:30. Ticket donation $35pp; light refreshments.
Saturday, October 17, 9a.m.-1p.m.
Visit The Garden City Historical Society booth at the Homecoming Fair on Seventh Street. See the unique "local flavor" gifts the Society has for purchase, learn about its mission of historic awareness of the Garden City community and its current capital campaign to restore and preserve the exterior of its Museum on Eleventh Street.
W. O. Cagney Exhibit and Opening Reception
Sunday, November 8, 1-3 p.m.
Opening lecture and reception for an exhibit of artist W. Oakley Cagney's woodcuts portraying scenes of Long Island. The exhibit, running through November 30, will include prints of Garden City and Long Island historic landmarks. The woodcut collection is part of The Garden City Historical Society Archives.
Life Members Reception and Society Christmas Party
Sunday, December 6, late afternoon
Prior to its annual Christmas party, the Society will recognize and honor its "Life" members for their commitment to the Society and their on-going support.
The Garden City Historical Society welcomes you to
its official website, and encourages all our visitors to
log on frequently to learn about the latest renovations to the
Society’s headquarters, the Garden City Historical
Society Museum, its 1872 Stewart-era home on Eleventh Street (Garden
City, Long Island, New York), or to
share your thoughts about the preservation of Village treasures.
Since its beginning in 1975, the Society has been privileged to be the recipient of many volunteer hours given selflessly by devoted individuals who live in the Village of Garden City or who have ties to our lovely community. It is through these volunteer efforts that we present our website to you. Please feel free to browse our pages, find out about ourEvents and Lectures or review a current report by our House Committee on renovations to our Garden City Historical Society Museum and Exhibit Hall.
While visiting, stop at ourStore to purchase a small remembrance of our historic village for a family member or friend, or purchase a commemorative brick to mark an anniversary, a birthday or a milestone – perhaps your move to Garden City or your company’s many years as a corporate community member.
On this site, you can also find information aboutMembership, which includes a complimentary copy of our Newsletter, Historical Notes.
“About Us”presents a short history of our organization. We are developing our Artifacts and Donations page, where you will soon be able to review the latest additions to our period collections, as well as a listing of our library collection, which can be viewed, upon request to the Society.
Please feel free to contact us with your comments, requests or suggestions email@example.com. A Society representative will reply to your comment or inquiry.
Thank your for your interest.
The Garden City Historical Society Museum
109 Eleventh Street, Garden City, New York 11530
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