The Hampton Bays Historical & Preservation Society

The Prosper King House and the Lyzon Hat Shop Museum are closed for the season.

We’ll be back in the Spring of 2022!  Please take the time to look through our on-line shop and feel free to inquire about membership.

Our “Headquarters” – The Lyzon Hat Shop

Read the History & take a look at our slideshow!

CONTACT US!

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631-728-0887

116 West Montauk Highway
Hampton Bays, NY 11946

OUR MISSION

The Hampton Bays Historical & Preservation Society’s mission is to enhance pride and community involvement in Hampton Bays.

  • Preserve Hampton Bays’ historic past.
  • Restore historic structures and sites worthy of preservation efforts.
  • Inspire Hampton Bays to record our history and preserve our heritage for future generations.
  • Develop positive attitudes towards archives and libraries as places for life-long learning.
  • Educate the general public and students about our “unique” heritage through our monthly lecture series, quarterly “Good Ground Newsletter,” special events and exhibitions.