Apalachicola Maritime Museum, Apalachicola

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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.

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  • 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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