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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.
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good40%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“in key west” (17 reviews)
“gift shop” (28 reviews)
“gold bar” (16 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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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"
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"gift shop"
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"gold bar"
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"on display"
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"florida coast"
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"interesting artifacts"
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"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
"interesting place"
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"his wife"
in 7 reviews
"nice piece of history"
in 3 reviews
"intro movie"
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"his life"
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"minute movie"
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

What a hidden gem of a way to spend an afternoon with family. We got to learn a little treasure hunting history, and bought souvenirs of "booty"!

Thank Christopher B
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My kids are all really into history and treasure so this was a nice break from the heat. It only took about 30 minutes but the price was great and the staff was full of fun facts that they shared with our boys.

Thank JenLK07
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My 14-year-old brother is visiting in Brevard and I was looking on Groupon for new activities to try and places to visit. I came across a great deal for this museum. Since my brother enjoys pirates, shipwrecks, and the lot, I took us here for...More

Thank Katherine S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed the movie and walk through. We had several budding treasure hunters in our group and they liked the artifacts. It is a little small though and the gift shop is really geared more towards the sale of expensive artifacts.

Thank Nikkigig
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Mel Fishers museum in Sebastian is a small, but well laid out museum. I understand his museum in the Keys is larger. But we enjoyed ourselves. We started with the movie and then slowly wandered along the nicely displayed artifacts and even held a gold...More

Thank sunnysue300
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Normally I don't like to sit and watch the intro movie, but this one was 15 minutes and explains how Mel Fisher and his family got into treasure hunting. The museum has so many actual artifacts! It was so interesting and you can hold a...More

Thank Sharon B
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had seen on travel channel and had been wanting to go ever since. I was not disappointed. Spent 1:45 and enjoyed every minute. If you read all the tags and View all the artifacts you get a fascinating story of the Spanish Empire in the...More

Thank Gary G
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Reviewed 4 weeks 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 7 June 2018

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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