Mather House Museum, Port Jefferson

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The Mather House Museum in Port Jefferson, New York is local history museum complex that includes:

the mid 19th century period Mather House house with furnished rooms, and local history and decorative art exhibits

a craft house with a display of toys, spinning wheels and quilts

a country store with items from a historic barber shop, general store and butcher shop

a barn with shipbuilding and sailmaking artifacts

a tool shed with shipbuilding and carpentry tools

and a museum with antique clocks.The house is the headquarters location for The Historical Society of Greater Port Jefferson. The house is located at 115 Prospect Street in Port Jefferson.
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  • There is really no reason not to stop by the Mather House Museum if you are passing through town. I wouldn't probably drive a long distance to see this place, it is a short visit but an interesting.....  more »
  • Although we have visited Port Jeff a few times in the past, we never realized that the Mather House was just up the hill from the main street. What a treasure! We thoroughly enjoyed the small group....  more »

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