Latest News from the Museum
The Gala was a rousing success. We hope you enjoyed it as much as we enjoyed making it. We thank everyone for joining us in honoring Bill Dougherty with this year’s Risley Award. We miss you Bill!
The Museum has transitioned to our Fall Hours. We are now open Thursday thru Saturday from 10AM until 1PM or by appointment. We are following all safety protocols for sanitizing and cleaning daily to keep you and our staff safe. Masks are required and we will be limiting the number of guests to ensure social distancing and safety for everyone. Stop by and see us!
The Museum Minutes now has some additional hosts in addition to Jim Talone. The Minutes are available on Facebook as well as our Web Page. Enjoy.
Plans are underway for some additional Digital Lectures in the upcoming months, so stay tuned.
Welcome to Stone Harbor Museum
Established in 1999
The Stone Harbor Museum is a visit to the past. Opened in 1999, a collection of archival material and displays bring the past into the present. Trained volunteer docents welcome and guide visitors through the museum.
Highlights include our award winning “Stone Harbor Stories,” oral histories that take visitors back into the 1930’s and a large collections of binders that contain hundreds of stories and thousands of photos. Featured also among the many displays are a Timeline that takes visitors back to when the purchase of a $100 bond included a free lot. Learn about our two railroads and mile long boardwalk and much more. For collectors looking to purchase them, we have the largest collection of beach tags on the island.
The Stone Harbor Museum presents a new series of brief videos called the Stone Harbor Museum Minute.
Stone Harbor Museum presents Tranquility Tuesdays – a series of calming videos.