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Mel Fisher's Treasure Museum

1322 U.S. Highway One, Sebastian, FL 32958
+1 772-589-0435
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This museum is dedicated to the life and legacy of world famous treasure hunter Mel Fisher. Inside you will see a plethora of artifacts from 17th and 18th Spanish Treasure Galleons that Mel and his team salvaged starting in the 1960's until current.
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good39%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“in key west” (17 reviews)
“gift shop” (26 reviews)
“on display” (15 reviews)
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1322 U.S. Highway One, Sebastian, FL 32958
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+1 772-589-0435
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"in key west"
in 17 reviews
"gift shop"
in 26 reviews
"on display"
in 15 reviews
"gold bar"
in 12 reviews
"florida coast"
in 7 reviews
"interesting artifacts"
in 6 reviews
"real gold"
in 6 reviews
"rainy day"
in 9 reviews
"ship wrecks"
in 5 reviews
"bit dated"
in 4 reviews
"silver coins"
in 3 reviews
"his wife"
in 7 reviews
"interesting place"
in 5 reviews
"nice piece of history"
in 3 reviews
"his life"
in 3 reviews
"minute movie"
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"spend a couple hours"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Those who know Mel Fisher's story probably are familiar with his most famous discovery, the Atocha, but his career in salvaging shipwrecks goes far beyond that. This museum delves into some of his other discoveries, as well as his family, personal life and the legacy...More

Thank Jason R
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you love history and treasures, then this is the place to see. Mel found so much gold and paved the way for treasure hunters all over the world.

1  Thank Doug D
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Reviewed 25 April 2018

Well put together artifacts with a pre entrance movie to get you started. The coins and jewels were fancinating. We loved the visit.

1  Thank Tom M
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Reviewed 19 April 2018

Small but well organized museum. This is a must see for local history and any treasure enthusiast. Great finds and loads of information. The offerings in the gift shop are unique and worth the stop!

1  Thank Sunluvin63
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Reviewed 16 April 2018

Fantastic small museum dedicated to Mel Fisher and his hunts. I saw things in real life that I had only ever seen pictures of. Wonderful, wonderful place.

1  Thank rafka338
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Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Having been to the Key West location I knew by the size of the building that we shouldn’t expect too much, but in spite of its size, this little museum pays a nice tribute to the fortune hunters of the treasure coast. Tons of intricate...More

Thank jpirone
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Reviewed 21 March 2018

To be honest I didn't know if the admission would be worth it. It doesn't look like much outside, or even inside the door. But Holy Cow when you go inside what a display of treasure! Its all from the Sebastian area where shipwrecks abound...More

Thank Thomas H
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Reviewed 21 March 2018

The history of the treasure...where it came from, how it got to the Florida Coast, why the ships sunk and lots of interesting recovered items to see. For all you amateur treasure hunters, there all still items that show up on the beach behind the...More

Thank delhorbe
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Reviewed 16 March 2018

I had no idea who Mel Fisher was but others in my party were excited to see this museum and since the weather wasn't cooperating for the beach we decided to visit. For $5 each we all enjoyed it for various reasons. The Mel Fisher...More

Thank 212Moree
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Reviewed 12 March 2018

I have lived near Sebastian and driven past this museum for almost a year before finally taking my older brother there. We were stunned at the artifacts and treasures as well as the in depth story of treasure recovery and Mel Fisher's life as a...More

Thank leepA2079UQ
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