Heckscher Museum Admission to Remain Free Through Bank Grant

 A $25,000 grant from Bank of America will allow the Heckscher Museum to continue with free admission into 2025. The Heckscher Museum was founded in 1920 as a place for the public to enjoy free access to world-class art. It has continued to work with Read More …

Museum Dinner to Honor Mother-Daughter Leaders

Tracey Edwards, Long Island regional director of the NAACP, and her mother, Dolores Thompson, will be honored at a dinner May 12 to benefit the Heckscher Museum of Art. Thompson is the founder of the Huntington Station Enrichment Center, a community facility for residents providing Read More …

Heckscher Museum Names Executive Director, CEO

Heather Arnet has been appointed executive director and CEO of the Heckscher Museum of Art, effective in June. Robin T. Hadley, chair of the board  of trustees, said, “Heather brings a wealth of leadership experience, innovative thinking, and community engagement to the Museum. We are Read More …