Amelia Island Museum of History

233 South Third Street, Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
904-261-7378   |

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About Amelia Island Museum of History

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

  • Amelia Island Value Card - $1 off regular price admission. Not valid on walking tour.
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509 Reviews

Sep 04, 2020 by C8543PGdd

A must see

A quick overview of the history of the island from beginning to current day. Who, Why, What, How and When.

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Jul 07, 2020 by BamaDrew

Great local history stop

Great place to learn about the history of the area. Museum was very well laid out and definitely well worth the visit.

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Jul 06, 2020 by 346gordonf


All of the history of the Island was great we really enjoyed and learned alot about it It is well worth the money to go through.

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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.