Come see the famous Mel Fisher Maritime Museum for yourself. See first hand the largest and richest collection of 17th century shipwreck and pirate artifacts in the whole world! We are talking about REAL gold and silver bars, the kind that pirates from the 17th century would pillage whole ships for! This is the only place in Key West where you can actually see real treasure artifacts such as these!
In fact, the museum houses over $20 million worth of treasures, artifacts, and other historical objects and pieces. In addition to the gold and silver bars, see authentic silver coins, gold chalices, and the amazing six inch gold cross that was designed with the finest emaralds in the world, as well as a variety of fascinating swords, guns, and pottery.
The museum also features great exhibits on the Age of Discovery including information and exhibits on four of the most famous ships from that era. The museum is open daily, year round.
- 9:30am - 5:00pm
- self guided