Events & Exhibitions

HOURS

1822 One-Room SCHOOLHOUSE
Celebrating 200 Years: 1822-2022!
Exhibition on view: “An 1868 School Day with Schoolmistress Miss Lizabeth Griffing.”
And bring the kids for a step back in time, to sit at reproduction 19th century desks and write on slates.
(No dunce caps, we promise.)
90 Quogue Street (grounds of the Quogue Library).
OPEN during Library hours.

POND HOUSE MUSEUM
114 Jessup Avenue
The Pond House features exhibitions highlighting Quogue’s 350-plus year history. The Reading Room is filled with books about Long Island and Quogue history, and binders filled with newspaper and magazine articles about Quogue, 1975-2006.
OPEN Saturday, 10am to 12pm & by appointment: 631-996-2404 or info@quoguehistory.org.

EVENTS

All events are free unless otherwise stated.
For more information: 631-996-2404 or info@quoguehistory.org

Saturday, December 10
Holiday House Tour, 2 to 6pm
Cocktail Party, 6 to 8pm
Celebrating the 200th Anniversary of the 1822 One-Room Schoolhouse
Visit six Quogue houses festively decorated for the holidays.
A Cocktail Party at one of the houses follows.

House Tour $60, Cocktail Party $50, House Tour & Cocktail Party $100
Patron Level $125 (House Tour & Cocktail Party)
Purchase tickets & learn about the houses HERE.

DAY OF: Pick up or purchase tickets, 10am to 3pm, at the Pond House, 114 Jessup Avenue, Quogue.
All proceeds benefit the Quogue Historical Society

 

PAST 2022 Events

Sunday, July 3, 2 to 6pm
Celebration of the 200th Anniversary of the 1822 One-Room Schoolhouse
and 125th Anniversary of the Quogue Library

2:30pm, QHS Curator Julie Greene, “Quogue’s One Room Schoolhouse: History”
3:30pm, Step back in time to 1868 with Schoolmistress Miss Lizabeth Griffing.
Also … games, ice cream, face painting, live music, and more.
On the grounds of the Quogue Library, 90 Quogue Street

Friday, August 12, 5 to 7pm
CELEBRATE ART! Cocktails & Art Talk Benefit
5:30 to 6 p.m., Artist Talk, Long Island Artists: Nationally Recognized Modernists You’ll Want to Know, with Karli Wurzelbacher, Ph.D, Curator, The Heckscher Museum of Art
On the Village Green, Rain or Shine
Click Here to Purchase Tickets

Saturday, August 13, 10am to 4pm
56th Annual Art Show
A Benefit for the Quogue Historical Society

The Art Show is an integral part of the Quogue community’s summer season, showcasing the work of 30-plus local artists. It is also the Society’s largest fundraiser.
On the Village Green, Rain or Shine
Suggested donation: $5

Walking Tour of Historic Jessup Avenue
Pick up a map outside the Pond House and take a guided walk of Historic Jessup Avenue, Quogue’s bustling commercial, cultural, and civic center.

EXHIBITIONS

QHS AT HOME / Online Exhibitions click here

POND HOUSE

Main Floor
Boarding Houses, the Heyday: 1880-1910
Wish You Were Here …
Early 20th Century Postcards of Quogue
A Moment in Time, Photographs of Quogue Village Streets, February 1942
19th Century Figural Glass Flasks and Bottles
Through the Lens of George Bradford Brainerd: Quogue, ca. 1875

Lower Level
Quawquannantucke: Early Settlement
Historic Jessup Avenue: A Tribute
Highlights from the Collection

The Pond House

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