Mel Fisher's Treasure Museum, Sebastian

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Mel Fisher's Treasure Museum is located at 1322 U.S. Highway 1, Sebastian, Florida. It houses exhibits on archaeology and the 1715 Spanish treasure fleet. Taffi Fisher, Mel Fisher’s daughter, opened the museum in December 1992 in an old abandoned fire station after renovating the building. The museum included a working conservation laboratory used to preserve artifacts recovered from underwater with an observation window for viewing conservation work from inside the museum.
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  • August 8, 2017
    Even though it is a very small museum, one could easily spend 3 to 4 hrs there. Mel Fisher's success story is inspiring. The treasures are totally awesome and the movie about his life is worth watchin...  more »
  • August 4, 2017
    This is a good Museum with lots of wonderful artifacts from the 18th century Maritime era. Each display is well documented and presented. The intro movie could use some updating as well as the $ value...  more »
  • July 28, 2017
    As grandparents we brought our middle school age 3 grandsons to the museum for something to do inside. We were all amazed at the life stories of The Fisher Family, the inventions of modern times, the ...  more »
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  • June 10, 2017
    Very interesting. Especially for other treasure hunters. Lots of precious coins and jewelry to wish you could have, or hope to find on the beach.
  • June 29, 2017
    Very nice museum to visit. Small place but well organized. Great customer service.
  • March 27, 2017
    Absolutely loved this place! It's small but there's soooo much information and amazing things to look at! Definitely recommend it to anyone and everyone in the area.
  • June 22, 2017
    Quick, informative, interesting. They need to update the video movie.
  • June 5, 2017
    Very interesting and educational. Can not beat the price.

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