Located on the North Shore of Long Island, the charming and unique town of Roslyn is just 20 miles east of New York City and a short commute by the Long Island Railroad and MTA transit. Historic Roslyn with its active Landmark Association retains much of its original charm as evidenced by the Clocktower, built in 1895 and located in the center of the Village. Main Street is lined with charming boutiques, antique stores, restaurants and an arty movie theater.The heart of the Village is Gerry Park which h ouses the popular Bryant Library and the famous Duck PondThere are several residential communities in the area, each boasting its own unique flavor and architectural styles. There are gated condos & HOAs, 55 plus housing, circa houses and large, newly-c onstructed residences. The incorporated villages of East Hills, Roslyn Estates, Roslyn Harbor, Flower Hill, Roslyn and Roslyn Heights are all considered part of the town of Roslyn. The Roslyn area is serviced by 4 highly-ranked school districtsJust a fe w minutes away is the Nassau County Museum of Art, located on 145 beautifully landscaped acres. Nearby is the Tilles Center for Performing Arts which houses an art museum and hosts world-renowned artists . It is located on the grounds of C.W.Post University which also houses an equesttian centerThere are many fine hospitals in the area, including St. Francis Heart Hospital.There is upscale shopping available at the Americana and Wheatley shopping centers.There are many fine restaurants in the town, including American and ethnic. Nearby beaches, local parks and playgrounds provide exceptional facilities.