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Address: 14 James Ln, East Hampton, NY 11937-2710
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You'll feel at "home" at Home Sweet Home

Let Hugh King bring you through this fascinating preserved home of the Bueks and learn the real story of John Howard Payne and a ton of other historical EH facts.

Reviewed 12 October 2016
East Hampton, New York

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East Hampton, New York
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Reviewed 12 October 2016

Let Hugh King bring you through this fascinating preserved home of the Bueks and learn the real story of John Howard Payne and a ton of other historical EH facts.

Thank livybrooks
Dallas, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 328 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2016

We stopped by Home Sweet Home Museum on the Village Green to look in the windows since the museum is closed in March. A very nice man and his wife were working inside and took us on an unofficial, but very informative tour throughout the very interesting home built during the early 1700s. The tour guide's wife planted and takes... More 

Thank jbwhitehouse
East Hampton, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 April 2015

While enjoying your visit to the East End of Long Island, mix time at the beach with some exploration of what life was like here in the 1600's for early colonial settlers. This once working homestead and farm is located right in the midst of the historic district of East Hampton where all of the green spaces and architecture have... More 

2 Thank Michael E
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Reviewed 11 December 2014

A small historical home museum. Interesting history and variety of artifacts. Okay for a short visit. I wouldn't go out of the way to visit but not bad for a short stop in if you have any interest in historic homes and have lots of spare time.

Thank chatterbox-2007
East Hampton, New York, United States
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14 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 April 2014

Another authentic 18th century house that is now a museum. Fabulous - must be seen to learn about our history.

1 Thank Renee P
new york
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2014

wonderful saltbox structures very typical of the time they were built. across from the town pond surrounded by wonderful old historic homes, churches, inns in the beautiful town of east hampton. worth a visit and make extra time to walk around the area and out to the beach.

1 Thank travelsbest
East Hampton NY
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Reviewed 25 May 2013

I love stopping into this timeless historic home and enjoy their perennial gardens in all seasons. Especially amazing - the wisteria vines in the spring!

1 Thank CorrysGal

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