The Trailside Nature Museum (864-7322) at the Ward Pound Ridge Reservation off Route 121 in Cross River features natural history and many local wildlife specimens as well as public programs.

Caramoor Center for Music and Arts (232-5025/caramoor.org) has the House Museum filled with Renaissance and Oriental art.

John Jay Homestead (232-5651/johnjayhomestead.org) on Route 22 in Katonah, which was home to the first chief justice of the U.S. Supreme Court, has original family belongings and works of art.

The Katonah Museum of Art (232-9555/katonahmuseum.org) on Route 22 has several high-quality exhibits each year. There are also public programs for all ages, trips and special events.

The Katonah Historical Museum is in the Katonah Village Library and has historical information about Katonah.