Amelia Island Museum of History

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

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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436 Reviews
Apr 11, 2018 by robstainedglass

Interesting little museum

It's a small local museum but they are really trying and the exhibits are interesting. Both of us enjoyed the hour we were there.

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Mar 30, 2018 by oldbioprof

Watercolor Workshop

On the second floor our Workshop Leader had use of a large room to teach the watercolor workshop. The Museum is a valuable asset to the community.

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Mar 25, 2018 by Jerry H

Very interesting history of Amelia Island

I was fascinated by the rich history of Amelia Island going back to the early 1800s and the use of the Island -- Particularly the plantations.

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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.

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