News & Events

2021-22 Program Schedule

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Collections & Exhibits

Take a look at our wonderful exhibits from the early settlements of the Ais Indians, to Pelican Island - our Nation's First Wildlife Refuge, and even agriculture, our rich fishing heritage, and more...

The Sebastian River Area Historical Society is dedicated to preserving the history of the Sebastian area through research and publications; to protecting historical materials, buildings and sites for the enjoyment of present and future generations; and to presenting local history to the community and visitors through the museum educational programs and exhibits.

The Museum

It is located in the 1927 Historic Sebastian Public School at 1235 Main Street, Sebastian. It has exhibits on the Ais Indians, Pelican Island, Clothing, Family Life, Quilts, Fishing, Agriculture, Military, Transportation, Early Shops and Trades, book shop and research facilities. Admission is free, but donations are greatly appreciated. 

Come Visit Us!

The Sebastian Area Historical Museum is open Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays and the 1st. and 3rd. Saturday of the month with a volunteer staff ready to welcome you, answer your questions and explain exhibits and artifacts. Come visit us and watch history come alive.  Call 772 581-1380 to schedule an appointment.

Board Members

Kathy McDonald, President

Patrick Morgan, Vice President

Phil Bova, Secretary & Membership Director

Eileen Derrick, Treasurer

Ann Gearhart

Patty Harris

Dot Judah

Ellen Stanley

Mikey "Caboose" Starck

Plan Your Visit

Open Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday, and the 1st and 3rd. Sat. of each month from 11:00 A.M. to 2 PM. Admission is FREE, donations welcome.  Call 772 581-1380 to make an appointment,  

Sebastian Area Historical Society, Inc.

Give us a call today  (772) 581-1380