We are delighted to welcome visitors back to the Birthplace Museum site! We are open for tours Wed-Fri: 1PM - 4 PM & Sat-Sun: 11AM - 4 PM. All events will continue to be online. You do not need a reservation to visit us in person. Please visit us at least 40 mins before closing time.

We Appreciate Your Donations!

We can keep our weekly online programs and community engagement going only with the support of individuals like you. Contributions in any amount are greatly appreciated!
To donate by phone using your credit card, call (631) 427-5240 on Wednesday or Thursday to speak to the office administrator.
To donate by mail, write out your check to Walt Whitman Birthplace Association and include the reason for your donation in the memo line. Mail your check to Walt Whitman Birthplace Association
246 Old Walt Whitman Road
Huntington Station, NY 11746
To donate online, please click the button below. Thank you!

Subscribe To Our YouTube Channel

Subscribe to Walt Whitman Birthplace Association’s YouTube Channel and turn on notifications to get an alert when they premiere their video celebration for Walt’s 202nd Birthday!  https://www.youtube.com/waltwhitmanbirthplace

2022 Student Poetry Contest

Our 2022 Student Poetry Contest is underway. Please click here for details. waltwhitman.org/poets-poetry/2022-student-poetry-contest/

Interested In Our Programming?

To See Our Upcoming & Videos from Our Past Free Online Events Visit: Upcoming & Past  Events

Corona: An Anthology Of Poems

Corona: An Anthology of Poems, edited by Gayl Teller is now available for purchase. 
Click here to purchase your copy.

Virtually Tour The Birthplace

360 Degree View of the Birthplace Grounds & Structures: https://cloud.threshold360.com/locations/1967815/thresholds




Hours & Admission

Current Hours

Wednesday - Friday: 1-4 p.m.
Saturday - Sunday: 11-4 p.m.


Adults: $8
Seniors, military, and groups: $7
Students: $6
Children ages 5 and under: Free



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