Indian River County

INDIAN RIVER HISTORICAL SOCIETY- Exhibition center housed in restored train station dating back to 1903, with displays that depict area's growth. 2336 14th Ave., Vero Beach (772) 778-3435

McLARTY MUSEUM- Displays of items salvaged from the 1715 shipwrecked fleet. Display cases with earphones tell story of each exhibit. Full screen videos on modern day salvaging shown continuously. 13180 N. A1A., Vero Beach (772) 589-2147. Visit their website

MEL FISHER TREASURE MUSEUM- Shipwreck artifacts & treasures from the Atocha which sank off of Key West in 1622 & the 1715 Fleet which sunk off the Treasure Coast. Gift shop on site. 1322 U.S.1, Sebastian. (772) 589-9875 . Visit their website

SEBASTIAN FISHING MUSEUM- Learn about Sebastian's fishing industry. Inside find a replica of a fish house and dock, and 24 minute historical video about the Indian River Lagoon. Use south entrance to Sebastian Inlet State Recreation Area. Sebastian (772) 589-9659

ENVIRONMENTAL LEARNING CENTER- Nature center and walking trail on Wabasso Island just west of Wabasso bridge & south of 510. (772) 589-5050. Visit their website

INDIAN RIVER CITRUS MUSEUM- Located in the Heritage Center, 2140 14th Ave., Vero Beach (772) 770-2263 Visit their website

VERO BEACH MUSEUM OF ART- Located beachside in Riverside Park, this accredited art museum and art school offers state and national art exhibitions in four galleries and a sculpture garden. Vero Beach. (772) 231-0707. Visit their website

MCKEE BOTANICAL GARDEN- Listed on The National Register of Historic Places. McKee is an 18 acre subtropical garden offering a diverse botanical collection as well as several restored architectural treasures. Vero Beach. (772) 794-0601.
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PELICAN ISLAND NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE-Over 5 miles of self guided nature trails including a boardwalk and observation tower to view the historic Pelican Island bird rookery. Open daily sunrise to sunset. On Hwy A1A, 4 miles north of Wabasso Bridge (CR 510) or 4 miles south of Sebastian Inlet. (772) 562-3909.
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