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Museum of the Islands

5728 Sesame Dr, 1 Block North and 1 Block West of Pine Island Road at Pine Island Center, Bokeelia, FL 33922-3272
+1 239-283-1525
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We love the old Florida feel of pine island and hope it never changes. The museum captures the... read more

Reviewed 14 June 2017
genegrandisle
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Oakton, VA
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Great little museum that is very interesting and well done. All ages will find something to read... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2016
cindypt2015
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Bokeelia, Florida
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5728 Sesame Dr, 1 Block North and 1 Block West of Pine Island Road at Pine Island Center, Bokeelia, FL 33922-3272
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+1 239-283-1525
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Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

We love the old Florida feel of pine island and hope it never changes. The museum captures the islands history and tells its story. Nice interlude.

Thank genegrandisle
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Great little museum that is very interesting and well done. All ages will find something to read about.

Thank cindypt2015
Reviewed 18 March 2016

We often start our visit to Pine and Bocilla Islands with a stop at this museum. It gives our visitors an idea of where they are and why that area is important.

2  Thank 496LCMB
Reviewed 15 March 2016

With a wealth of historical artifacts, the Museum of the Islands is an excellent source for any type of knowledge of Pine Island and the surrounding area. Alone the newspaper clippings provide insight to the true history of modern island evolution. The volunteer staff are...More

Thank Michael D
Reviewed 28 February 2016

This museum has Calusa Indian artifact, many pioneer antiques and is a fun lace to send an hour. The person who was watching over the museum "Jerry" was knowledgeable and interesting.

1  Thank diver34118
Reviewed 21 February 2016

Small Museum, but full of information on shells, island history, people... We liked it very much and think it is worth your time! Combine with other adventures on Pine Island or Matlacha.

1  Thank Jane S
Reviewed 13 February 2016

This is a very nice small museum of local history. Lots of items from old Florida and will appeal tho those interested in learning about the Florida of yesterday and the Pine Island area.

Thank donOrlando
Reviewed 19 January 2016

We visited today and enjoyed it. However, the artifacts are generally items from years ago that will be wonderful nostalgia for older visitors but not a place for children or teenagers. Our volunteer guide didn't appear to be as knowledgeable about the artifacts as other...More

Thank barbara1973
Reviewed 20 August 2014

A very nice museum that contains a ton of history of the area and the surrounding islands. There is a ton of great history around this area, going all the way back to the native Calusa.

Thank LearyGlades
Reviewed 22 July 2014

Museum of the Islands in Bokeelia, FL is a great little local museum located in the original public library building and staffed entirely by volunteers. There are plenty of interesting displays and articles to engage and enlighten you on the local history and native plants...More

Thank Tammy D
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