Take a look at House of Refuge Museum at Gilbert’s Bar in Stuart This Weekend.

Looking for something to do on a rainy weekend. Take a look at House of Refuge Museum at Gilbert’s Bar in Stuart.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
One of ten Houses of Refuge built by the U.S. Treasury Department in 1876, this is the only one that remains. Today it stands as a museum celebrating early peoples, life saving efforts, shipwrecks and military service. Re-creation of rooms depicting life at the House around the turn of the century. Exhibits of Ais Indians, shipwrecks and military survive are also displayed. Tours are available as are self-guided tours through the use of interpretive panels. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
 
 
House of Refuge at Gilbert’s Bar:
Closed Easter Sunday, Fourth of July, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Year’s Day.
phone: 772-225-1875
 
Admissions:
Adults $6 Children $3 (5-12 years) Children under 5 years of age are admitted free
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