Amelia Island Museum of History, Fernandina Beach

#1 of 8 in Museums in Amelia Island
History Museum · Museum
Hours of operation: Monday through Saturday 10 am - 4 pm, and Sunday from 1 pm - 4 pm. We have docent led tours Monday through Saturday at 11 am and 2 pm. Free Friday hours are 4-6 pm. Thanksgiving Eve, Christmas Eve and New Years Eve we close at 1:00, we are also closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Years Day and for Shrimp Fest.
Use our Amelia Island road trip planning tool to add Amelia Island Museum of History and other attractions to your Amelia Island vacation plans.
Create an itinerary including Amelia Island Museum of History
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors

Amelia Island Museum of History reviews

Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor traveler rating
TripAdvisor traveler rating 4.5
510 reviews
  • A quick overview of the history of the island from beginning to current day. Who, Why, What, How and When.  more »
  • Great place to learn about the history of the area. Museum was very well laid out and definitely well worth the visit.  more »
  • Surprisingly amazing for such a small museum. Even my young Elementary School kids loved it and wanted to spend more time. We were there for 2 hours and could easily spend one more. The staff was voluntary but v incredibly knowledgeable and helpful. Very well kept museum.
  • Great museum tucked a block off the main drag. Don't hesitate to take a guided tour with a docent. Mr. Birdsong is a gem of a volunteer. His love of the area shines through. The displays are incredibly professional for a museum in a small town. I really enjoyed stamping my paper as I roamed from room to room reading the displays. Certainly worth the admission price.

Plan your trip to Amelia Island

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day by day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Side trips from Amelia Island

Duration: 2 hours
Duration: 2 hours

Hidden gems in Amelia Island

Duration: 4 hours
Duration: 2 hours

Nearby attractions in Amelia Island

Duration: 3 hours
Duration: 2 hours
Duration: 2 hours