- Our list of the best things to do in Southampton, New York, features the top 134 nearby activities — including 48 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Southampton, NY has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Museums & Galleries, Sights & Landmarks, and Entertainment & Shows.
- The results below include the top 16 things to do within the city of Southampton, NY , followed by 118 popular activities in nearby cities, including Riverhead, East Hampton, Greenport, Bridgehampton, Sag Harbor, Cutchogue and Montauk
Featuring 500 feet of breath-taking shoreline along the Atlantic Ocean, Cooper's Beach provides swimming, surf, and sand for beach lovers of all ages. Facilities include concessions, a boat launch, surfing area, and lifeguards.
The Parrish Art Museum was established in 1898 and over the years has grown to include over 12,000 square feet of exhibit space. Primarily dedicated to showcasing Eastern Long Island artists, the venue also has an impressive schedule of visiting exhibits and special projects.
Situated on the eastern edge of the Shinnecock Inlet, the Shinnecock East County Park in Southampton, New York is an undeveloped beach park. The spot is a favorite location for bass fishing, off-road driving of recreational vehicles and camping.
Comprised of several different historical structures, the South Hampton Historical Museum includes historical objects and a research library regarding the history of the area. The museum also offers lectures, educational programs and self guided tours throughout the different buildings.
Featuring a collection of fine art by contemporary artists, the Arthur T. Kalaher Fine Art gallery focuses on capturing current trends and movements in art. The gallery also features an extensive collection of local art.
Representing the works of over 40 local and global artists, Chrysalis Gallery has something for every taste. Genres include surrealism, expressionism, realism, still life, sculptures, post-impressionism, abstract, and much more.
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Run and guided by Shinnecock members, the Shinnecock Museum & Cultural Center offers a look into the history and current life on the Shinnecock Indian reservation. The center features many events, a lively gallery of paintings, and a sculpture collection.