Oyster Bay is the name of a hamlet on the North Shore of Long Island within the Town of Oyster Bay in Nassau County in the state of New York, USA. Its area was considerably larger before several parts of the former hamlet incorporated as villages. At least six of the 36 villages and hamlets of the Town of Oyster Bay have shores on Oyster Bay Harbor and its inlets, and many of these at one time or another have also been referred to as Oyster Bay.
Oyster Bay is also the name used for the Town of Oyster Bay, which contains 18 villages and 18 hamlets.
Web Sites and Links
Directory Oyster Bay, NY by Citidexli.A guide and yellow pages for Oyster Bay's businesses, services, government and community organizations. Some related listings are included for nearby towns on Long Island.
Oyster Bay GuideA community resource includes wide variety of information for visitors and residents of Oyster Bay village and immediate area. Includes history and historic places, business and lodgings, classifieds, the oysters, the beaches and waterfront.
Planting Fields Arboretum State Historic ParkPublic arboretum and historic site with greenhouses, gardens, woodland paths, and outstanding plant collections. The grounds were landscaped by the Olmsted brothers. History and mission, event calendar, cultural activities.