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2301 Sadler Rd, Fernandina Beach, Florida 32034
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Amelia Island Museum of History at Florida

Amelia Island Museum of History

Category: Attractions
233 South 3rd Street, Fernandina Beach, Florida, 32034
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Located in historic downtown Fernandina Beach, the Amelia Island Museum of History is the place to go for local lore. It is the first "spoken history museum" in Florida, with a rich storytelling tradition.  The Museum boasts fascinating permanent exhibits like the Discovery Ship, which appeals to children with its hands-on activities. Learn about the Native Americans of the island, the Timucuan, and see historic artifacts about Nassau County, the Civil War and the Spanish Missions of La Florida.


Prices -

 Admission for adults is $7, and $4 for students and military personnel with ID.

Hours -

 The Museum is open Monday through Saturday, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; and Sunday from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.


  • Brown Bag Lunch Lecture Series
  • 3rd on 3rd Street Presentations
  • Holiday Home Tour


  • Museum exhibits
  • Guided tours
  • Children's activities
  • Lectures & presentations
  • Gift shop


  • How much time will I spend in the Museum?

    Most visitors spend about 1 to 2 hours in the museum. If you add on  a tour, your visit could be as long as 2.5 to 3 hours.
  • Is there dining at the Museum?

    There are no dining options at the Museum, so have a bite before or after you visit. The Museum is located in historic downtown Fernandina Beach where there are lots of dining options. 

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