CHARTERED STATEMENT OF PURPOSE
Chartered Statement of Purpose of the Southold Historical Museum:
• To create and promote interest and to further knowledge in history, education, and culture.
• To acquire, preserve and exhibit historic relics.
• To acquire and maintain housing and sites for preservation and exhibition, and
• Promote the preservation of historic structures and sites.
To do this the Museum maintains a Headquarters and Archive as well as a number of historically significant buildings which exhibit some of the museum’s vast collection.