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Fernandina Beach
Amelia Island Museum of History
233 South Third St
Fernandina Beach FL 32034
Phone 904 261-7378
Web Site http://www.ameliaislandmuseumofhistory.org/index.html
Alt Web http://www.ameliaisland.com/museum.htm
Description local history is former jail, 400 years under eight flags, extensive walking tour program
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Building Type Jail
Research /Reading Library
New or Updated: 04/17/2003

Fort Lauderdale
Old Fort Lauderdale Village & l Museum
219 SW 2nd Avenue
Fort Lauderdale FL 33301
Phone
954 463-4431
Web Site
http://www.oldfortlauderdale.org/aboutus/visit_us.html
Description site includes 1905 Inn which houses history museum, 1905 house, 1907 house with pioneer exhibits, heritage center with research facilities, replica school
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Building Collection
Research /Reading Library
Era 1905
Owner/Operator: Fort Lauderdale Historical Society
New or Updated: 04/23/2003

Florida
Museum of Art, Inc
1 East Las Olas Boulevard
Fort Lauderdale FL 33301
Phone 954 525-5500
Web Site www.museumofart.org
Description  20th century American and European art, Ashcan School, William Glackens
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Era 20th

Fort Lauderdale
Type of Resource
Museum
Ah-Tah-thi-Ki Museum Seminole
5845 South State Road 7
Fort Lauderdale FL 33314
Phone
954 792-0745
Web Site
Description
Type of Resource
Museum
Group Identity
Native American

Florida
Fort Myers
Southwest Florida Museum of History
2300 Peck Street
Fort Myers FL 33901
Phone
941 332-5955
Web Site
http://www.cityftmyers.com/attractions/historical.htm
Description general purpose museum with Paleo Florida exhibit, "Cracker" house, Seminoles, Spanish explorers, early settlers, fire pumper, private Pullman
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Building Type Depot
Field of Study/Science Facility Fossils
Group Identity Native American
New or Updated: 05/04/2003

Florida
Fort Pierce
A E Bean Backus Gallery
500 N Indian River Drive
Fort Pierce FL 33950
Phone
561-465-0630
Web Site
http://www.backusgallery.com/
Description established by Florida landscape painter Backus, features his and other Treasure Coast artists
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Collection N-Z Paintings
New or Updated: 05/03/2003

Florida

Fort Pierce
St Lucie County Historical Museum
414 Seaway Drive
Fort Pierce FL 34950
Phone
772 462-1795
Web Site http://www.stlucieco.gov/library/museum.htm
Description Native American & Spanish artifacts, local industrial & cultural history -- tourist attractions prior to Disney
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Research /Reading Library
New or Updated: 05/09/2003

UDT/Seal Museum
3300 N A1A N Hutchinson Island
Fort Pierce FL
Phone 561 595-5845
Web Site www.navysealteams.com/Options.htm
Description commandos of the sea
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Military
 

  FL

  Fort Walton Beach

  Fort Walton Beach Art Museum

  38 Robinwood Drive SW

  Fort Walton Beach  FL   32548    

  Phone  850 244-5319

  Web Site *****

  Alt Web http://www.fwbchamber.org/visitors/finearts.html

  Description  mostly American art, also Chinese, Thai and Cambodian relics

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Collection N-Z   Paintings

  Group Identity  Chinese

  New or Updated:  7/25/2007

 

  FL

  Gainesville

  Florida Museum of Natural History

  U of Florida Cultural Plaza

  SW 34th St & Hull Road

  Gainesville  FL   32611    

  Phone  352 846-2000

  Web Site  www.flmnh.ufl.edu/

  Description  4 story butterfly rainforest, fossils, fossil plant garden, South Florida

                    people & environments, NW FL waterways & wildlife

  Type of Resource  Science

  Primary Focus  Science Museum

  Field of Study  Paleontology

  Field of Study  Fossils

  Group Identity  Native American

  New or Updated:  6/28/2007
 

  FL

  Gainesville

  Matheson Museum, Inc

  513 University Ave

  Gainesville  FL   32601    

  Phone  352 378-2280

  Web Site  http://www.mathesonmuseum.org/

  Alt Web http://www.visitgainesville.net/

  Description  museum complex includes exhibit hall, house, tool museum & park

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Garden

  Building Type  Civic

  Collection N-Z  Tools

  Owner/Operator:  Alachus Historic Trust

  New or Updated:  7/27/2007

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