Leaf-Peeping Season

As the summer fades, a spectacular transformation begins in nature. The leaf-peeping season, a beloved autumn tradition, beckons nature lovers and photographers alike. It’s a time when forests turn into […]

The Original Shelter Island Conference with Robert Oppenheimer

Men in a discussion at the Rams Head Inn during the Shelter Island Conference.

Since its release on Jul 21, 2023, Christopher Nolan’s film Oppenheimer has us all revisiting some of the most important scientific questions to date. Famous for leading the team that created the atomic bomb, Oppenheimer also played a prominent role at the Shelter Island Conference held at The Rams Head Inn in 1947.

Coastal Living at Its Best in Shelter Island, New York

Guests kayaking during a relaxing coastal retreat at Rams Head Inn on Shelter Island, NY

When you want to get away from it all, the seaside is the best place to go. There’s just something magical about the sea air that helps us slow down, relax, and enjoy life. And the East Coast doesn’t only have some of America’s most beautiful beaches; it’s also rich in culture and history. So no matter what kind of vacation you’re craving, whether it’s exploring or unwinding, you’ll be able to find it at the ocean.