William K. Vanderbilt II built his home known as "Eagle's Nest" on 43 acres on
Northport Bay. It is now a museum that includes a plantarium and a collection of marine exhibits. Link to video in center column > .
Chelsea Mansion was built in 1924 by Mr. & Mrs. Benjamin Moore after traveling the world on a year long honeymoon.
They incorporated influences from France, England and China while designing their home. It is the only mansion in the U.S. known to have a moat. Chelsea Mansion was named to the National Register of Historic Places in 1979. See video in center column > .
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