About Us

Ketcham Inn Foundation, Inc. interprets over 325 years of history on Long Islands South Shore. Established in 1989, the Foundation developed a mission to restore the Terry-Ketcham Inn, a settlement site, resident blacksmith, social center, meeting house, former stagecoach stop between Manhattan and Sag Harbor during the 18th and 19th century. Today a well established living History Museum and Cultural Center for the education of American heritage.

History of the Ketcham Inn

Further information, click fineartistmade to read the corresponding letters to the above video written by Patrick Mealey & Joyce Jackson and spoken by Alicia Schordine.

Please visit the Long Island History Project (Moriches and the Ketcham Inn) to hear the Foundation President, Bertram E. Seides, and Mary E. Field, give overview stories of their herculean efforts.