Palm Beach and the Treasure Coast Sights

Gilbert's Bar House of Refuge Museum

  • 301 S.E. MacArthur Blvd. Map It
  • Jensen Beach

Published 07/06/2017

Fodor's Review

Built in 1875 on Hutchinson Island, this is the only remaining example of 10 such structures that were erected by the U.S. Life-Saving Service (a predecessor of the Coast Guard) to aid stranded sailors. The displays here include antique lifesaving equipment, maps, artifacts from nearby wrecks, and boatbuilding tools. The museum is affiliated with the nearby Elliott Museum; package tickets are available.

Sight Information

Address:

301 S.E. MacArthur Blvd., Jensen Beach, Florida, 34996, USA

Map It

Phone:

772-225–1875

Sight Details:

  • $8

Published 07/06/2017

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