Amelia Island Museum of History

233 South Third Street, Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
Phone: 904-261-7378
Website: http://www.ameliamuseum.org/

Culture & Tours

Florida's first spoken history museum, offers tours, exhibits, an interactive children's area, and more, providing a fascinating glimpse into the storied past of this legendary island. The storytelling tradition continues with a variety of tours that cater to many interests and age levels.

Walking tours take groups up Historic Centre Street and into the Silk Stocking District introducing them to the many great historical figures who influenced the architecture and business on the island. (These tours can be modified for children.)  Ghost tours are also offered. 

Hours: Mon-Sat, 10am-4pm; Sun, 1pm-4pm

Special Offers
  • $1 off regular price admission. *Not valid on walking tour.

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Apr 19, 2017 by Carolyn S

Museum in a jail

A smallish town museum located in the old Amelia Island jail, but very well done. The effort put into making the exhibits was evident. The location is off the main street of the Historic District...

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Apr 12, 2017 by mckay19

very helpful

The lady at the desk helped me book a boat tour which was really terrifically informative. I never knew the history of that area before.

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Apr 09, 2017 by Kayakers-2

So much history to experience

Walk through time and Fernandina's history at your own pace, or join one of the 45 minutr focused guided tours. Displays are thoughtfully created and depict the varied subjects in a variety of media...

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Special Offers
  • $1 off regular price admission. *Not valid on walking tour.

About Amelia Island

Located just off the coast of northeast Florida, Amelia Island is easy to reach, but hard to forget. With 13 miles of beautiful beaches, abundant native wildlife, and pristine waters, this barrier island has long been a beloved destination for visitors and residents alike.