Walt Whitman Birthplace Association, Huntington Station
(4.4/5 based on 40+ reviews on the web)
Walt Whitman Birthplace Association is located in Huntington Station. Before you head to Huntington Station, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Huntington Station trip builder, to make sure you see all that Huntington Station has to offer, including Walt Whitman Birthplace Association.
Create a full Huntington Station itinerary
map

Plan your trip to Huntington Station

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans in Long Island by other users

7 days in New York State BY A USER FROM ARGENTINA January, culture, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: January, culture, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 26 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Long Island BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 5 days in Long Island BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 10 days in New York State BY A USER FROM TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO December, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 14 days in New York State BY A USER FROM TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO December, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 1 day in Long Island BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 1 day in Long Island BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, popular PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 4 days in Long Island BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES January, culture, romantic, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: January, culture, romantic, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in East Hampton & Huntington BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES January, culture, romantic, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: January, culture, romantic, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 6 days in Long Island BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES January, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: January, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Long Island BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES January, culture, romantic, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: January, culture, romantic, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans
Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • Our great poet was born in this house his father built in 1819 and lived here until he was four. It's lovingly painted and furnished as it would have been during that time; although, you will only see...  more »
  • I took my 8 year old here, we are on a trip from Seattle, had a great tour through the home and grounds, lots of information to be had but as little or as much as you need. (Perfect amount for this ho...  more »
  • The Walt Whitman Birthplace State Historic Site is a wonderful gem of a secret right off the beaten path. It's somewhat unfortunate how the site is surrounded by random modern development, but the ver...  more »
Google
  • What a fun little place! I came here for a poetry event for an association I belong to and I never knew of its existence. I learned a lot of history about Walt Whitman and for a poetry reading the space was large and accommodating. I was also a nerd and read all of the quotes and history about Walt Whitman. It was a little hard to find, and it is somewhat obscured by the road, without a lot of signs or anything indicating that it is there. Glad I finally stumbled upon this little LI gem.
  • Lovely parcel of land, but that's the most interesting thing about it. Even the employees looked bored.
  • I find the description of WW House as being in "Strip Mall Country" highly offensive. It was apparently written by someone who lives far, far away. The Walt Whitman House is a beautiful museum on Long Island's busiest commercial boulevard. It is an example of what life on Long Island was, and still IS in many spots. For the record, Long Island has more beach than Florida, world-class restaurants and hotels, a thriving tourist economy, is the heart of Technology in NY State and has NY State's largest continually productive agricultural county, Suffolk. Additionally LI is home to SUNY Stony Brook, Adelphi University, Molloy College and a dozen other institutions of higher learning. Two minutes of research would have revealed this, if the "non compos mentis" who wrote it had taken the time.