Fodor's Expert Review Beaches Museum & History Park

Jacksonville Beach Museum/Gallery
Free

This charming museum has exhibitions on the history of the beach communities, the St. Johns River, the fishing and shrimping industry, and the area's early settlers. Its gift shop is a good place to find Florida souvenirs of every variety, from tasteful histories of the area to pure kitsch. Admission includes a guided tour of the adjacent historical park with its 1911 steam locomotive, railroad foreman's house, and the Mayport Depot. An on-site beaches visitor center is open Thursday through Saturday.

Museum/Gallery Historical Free Family

Quick Facts

381 Beach Blvd.
Jacksonville Beach, Florida  32250, USA

904-241–5657

www.beachesmuseum.org

Sight Details:
Rate Includes: Free (donations accepted), Closed Mon

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