The Apalachicola Maritime Museum is located in Apalachicola in Franklin County, Florida. The museum offers historical and recreational boat tours, eco-tours, kayaking, sunset cruises, sailing, and visits to the area's barrier islands. The museum also covers the area's ecology. The Quark, a ketch designed by L. Francis Herreshoff, is a centerpiece of the museum's exhibitions. The museum also has a restored Apalachicola Boat Works, which operates as a boat-building and restoration facility. The museum is located at 103 Water Street.Make Apalachicola Maritime Museum a centerpiece of your Apalachicola vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Apalachicola trip planner.
Apalachicola Maritime Museum reviews
This waterfront museum was badly damaged by Hurricane Michael in October 2018, and has not re-opened as of September 2019. It had been an interesting historical place, with old nautical artifacts... more »
If you are interested in local history, industry and lore this is a worthwhile stop. We enjoyed it. Check it out. more »
If you are in Apalachicola you have got to visit this museum. Very well done and gives you a good understanding of why and how the town came to be. Well worth the time.
This is a cool place to visit when in Apalachicola. There is some history to be learned here. They also offer excursions and a few other maritime activities
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