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Galleries and Museums in East Hampton

Guild Hall, 158 Main St. (631-324-0806); www.guildhall.org

  • Hours: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon.-Sat., noon-5 p.m. Sun., Memorial Day-Labor Day.
  • Fee: $5.
  • Many of museum's 1,900 works are shown in exhibits in 4 main galleries. Concerts, plays, readings, film and children's theater in John Drew Theatre (see Music and Theater listings). Art classes for adults and children, meeting place for local organizations, gift shop.

Home Sweet Home, 14 James Lane, East Hampton, 631-324-0713; www.east hampton.com/homesweethome

  • Hours: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Mon.-Sat., 2-4 p.m. Sun., May-September.
  • Fee: $4, $2 children.
  • This 18th century saltbox house may have inspired John Howard Payne's lyrics to the song "Home Sweet Home." Guided tours. View antique furniture, lusterware, other ceramics; 1804 Pantigo Windmill on site. Tape of tour available for disabled visitors.

Old Hook Windmill, North Main Street, East Hampton, 631-324-0713; www.easthampton.com/homesweethome

  • Hours: 10 a.m.- 4 p.m. Mon., Wed.-Sat.; 2-4 p.m. Sun., June-August. Closed Tue.
  • Fee: $2, $1 ages 4-10.
  • Built by Nathaniel Dominy, the 1806 windmill ground wheat and corn.

Pollock-Krasner House, 830 Fireplace Rd., East Hampton. 631-324-4929: www.pkhouse.org

  • Guided tours on the hour, by appointment 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Thur.-Sat., May, September and October and 11 a.m. June-August; general admission 1-5 p.m. Thur.-Sat., June-August.
  • Fee: $5, free for children younger than 12 and SUNY/ CUNY students, faculty and staff; $10 for guided tours.
  • This was the home and studio of abstract expressionist painters Jackson Pollock and his wife, Lee Krasner. Exhibits, Sun. summer lectures and an art-reference library.

Vered Gallery, 68 Park Place, East Hampton, 631-324-3303.www.veredart.com

  • Features: Modern and contemporary master works, 19th and 20th century paintings; photographs, sculpture.
  • Hours: Winter: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Thur., Sun. and Mon., 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Fri., 11 a.m.-9 p.m. Sat.; summer: 11 a.m.-11 p.m. daily.

Wallace Gallery, 37A Main St., East Hampton, 631-329-4516. www.artnet.com/wallace.html

  • Features: 19th and early 20th century American paintings.
  • Hours: Summer: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sun.-Thur., 11 a.m.-11 p.m. Fri. and Sat. Off-season: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Fri.-Mon., and by appointment.
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