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Mound House, Fort Myers Beach

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  • I am sure that most people who visit Florida do not know of the rich history that exists with the Calusa Indians. This site is an amazing example of the culture and history of the area. My boys 10 and...  more »
  • When you mention Fort Myers Beach, you think of beaches, bays, sun and water activities. There is a small elevated area overlooking the Estero bay called Mound House. Mount House is not only known as ...  more »
  • We just loved this little place! a great piece of local history. Guides/volunteers were very knowledgeable. Good signs, some short videos. takes an hour or so to do the whole thing. not a ton of walki...  more »
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  • We took the Mound Key Boat tour and had a terrific time. Our guide, Penny, was incredibly knowledgeable about the Calusa and the early settlers on Mound Key and at the Mound House site. We all came away with a thirst for more. It helped that we had a lovely day for a boat ride and the Captains from Express Bay Express tours did a great job of getting us there and back. Add the terrific birding and a little dolphin action and it turned into a perfect day.
  • If you like history and archaeology you'll like this Museum. The staff is very nice and helpful and the was
  • Wonderful historical house & grounds built on a Calusa native shell mound. Superb tour guide for house & grounds tour. Guided kayak tours available seasonally. Main parking just a block away from site. Circular drive allows for guest/handicapped drop off.
  • A very interesting place. Our new friend Susan was a delight and a wealth of information.
  • Beautiful, interesting and historically valuable. Ceel was quite knowledgeable and told us the background of what we saw. The history of the land is fascinating! The recreation of the archaeological dig was also very interesting.