Visit the famous Gold Coast region where New York’s elite built theirLong Island mansions, castles and gardens perched high upon the bluffs during the 1920s “Gold Coast” era, immortalized in F. Scott Fitzgerald’s “The Great Gatsby.”

Many Long Island mansions, including the castles at Sands Point Preserve, the Vanderbilt Museum, and the Frick Estate at the Nassau County Museum of Art, are open to the public as tourist attractions in Long Island.

Several venerate and aptly explain the legacy of many of these well-known and famous people from New York.

If you’re looking for more mansions on Long Island, arboretum after arboretum dots the landscape, including Bayard Cutting Arboretum, Old Westbury Gardens and other Long Island arboretum sites. FindLong Island museums