Hempstead Harbor

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Harbor as seen from West Shore Road, Port Washington

Hempstead Harbor, New York is a bay in Long Island Sound, between the towns of Oyster Bay on the east and North Hempstead on the west, in Nassau County, Long Island, New York. It is sometimes called Roslyn Harbor.

Hempstead Harbor Park is a recreational beach park owned by the Town of North Hempstead, on the west shore of the harbor in Port Washington. It lies immediately west and north of Bar Beach. A fireworks display takes place there every Memorial Day.

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Coordinates: 40°50′0.1″N 73°39′20.2″W / 40.833361°N 73.655611°W / 40.833361; -73.655611