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McLarty Treasure Museum

13180 North A1A, Sebastian Inlet State Park, Vero Beach, FL 32963
+1 772-589-2147
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Love Treasure

I love anything to do with Mel Fsher, including this small little museum. Small in stature, but... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
and101475
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Palm Bay, Florida
GREAT POTENTIAL

If you have visited the Mel Fisher museum in Key West you would understand if I said that this is a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
William P
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13180 North A1A, Sebastian Inlet State Park, Vero Beach, FL 32963
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+1 772-589-2147
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"minute film"
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"gold coins"
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"observation deck"
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"spanish armada"
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"coast of florida"
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"on display"
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"entrance fee"
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"worth a stop"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I love anything to do with Mel Fsher, including this small little museum. Small in stature, but big on history and interest. Went to the one in Key West...a big place....but this one is quite nice. Great location

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you have visited the Mel Fisher museum in Key West you would understand if I said that this is a distant relative. The location and setting, on the beach, are very attractive. Admission is inexpensive. The Museum has great potential: rent metal detectors aka...More

Thank William P
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Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

We finally visited this small museum. It was both interesting and educational. There were so many amazing artifacts on display and an optional short film about the history of the Treasure Coast. (The film is definitely worth viewing but is a bit amateurish, which is...More

Thank Deborah A
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Reviewed 11 March 2018

A great small museum and movie regarding the 1715 sinking of the Plate Ships on their way to Spain and the treasure finds still taking place. We brought our grandchildren on Saturday, March 10, 2018 at about 10:30 am to the museum only to have...More

3  Thank ElaineS54101
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Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

A great little museum. Quite a bargain at $2. The movie was very interesting and amazing that so much treasure may still be out there. Exhibits were good, not much of the gold or jewels as I expect most that is on exhibit will be...More

Thank feltsoul
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Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

We wanted to go to the museum to get the history of why its called the Treasure Coast. Lots of history compacted in this little building. Its amazing to think that 11 gal-eons were capsized with so much treasure!! They are still uncovering to the...More

Thank Stefanie W
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Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed the visit. Lots of coins (including pieces of eight) necklaces, gold, silver; beautiful things that were found at the bottom of the ocean from the Spanish fleet that Perishef there in 1715, during a hurricane. Still plenty of money out there they say....More

1  Thank Delightv
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Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

There is a 45 minute film that you should see first. Volunteer staff are awesome. Observation deck where you can see cannons. Comprehensive little museum with artifacts found from the wreckage of the 1715 plate fleet. Nice place to spend 1+ hours.

Thank Connie L
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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

This museum is nicely done and educates you about the 1715 sinking of the Spanish Armada. Good history of the treasure coast of Florida

1  Thank Catherine R
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Reviewed 19 January 2018

Been coming to the "Treasure Coast" since 1980 and after visiting this place, I finally know the source of that name. Great display of artifacts and buried treasure finds. Don't miss the extremely dated, yet informative video. $2 admission; takes about two hours to view...More

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Delightv
19 February 2018|
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$2.00
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Bob C
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no it is not.
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