Alice Austen House

2 Hylan Blvd.
Staten Island, NY 10305- Map It
(718) 816-4506

AAA Editor Notes

Alice Austen House is off I-278 Bay St. Exit, n. 1 mi. to Hylan Blvd. then e. to 2 Hylan Blvd. This Victorian house, carefully restored to its 1890s appearance, displays photographs taken from the late 1800s through the first half of the 20th century by Alice Austen, who lived here 1866-1929. Also on display are changing contemporary photographic exhibitions. Of interest are the three period rooms, including Austen's darkroom. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.
Hours: Tues.-Sun. 11-5, Mar.-Dec.; by appointment, rest of year.