Hours: Tues-Sat 10am-5pm | Sun-Mon closed
Dedicated to the collection, preservation, and interpretation of history and traditions.
Housed in the former Atlantic Coastline
Railroad depot, the Museum is home to the history of Southwest Florida.
Paleo Indians, the Calusa, the Seminoles, Spanish explorers, and early
settlers are just a few of the people you will meet as you view our
exhibits. An authentic replica of a pioneer "cracker" house, a 1926 La
France fire pumper, and a 1929 private Pullman rail car are also part of
In addition, the museum also houses an
extensive artifacts collection detailing early civilization, the Fort,
the first settlers, the cattlemen, turn of the century, the military and
agriculture, boating and fishing industries in Fort Myers.