Gainesville Museums & Art

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Try these great museums in Fort Myers, FL with family, friends or solitude.


Edison & Ford Winter Estates

Edison & Ford Winter Estates

The Edison and Ford Winter Estates contain a historical museum and 21 acre botanical garden on the adjacent sites of the winter homes of Thomas Edison and Henry Ford beside the Caloosahatchee River in southwestern Florida.

Imaginarium

Imaginarium

The IMAG History & Science Center offers fun for all ages to discover the wonders of science and history, providing a large open environment to explore over 60 hands-on exhibits.

Lee County Black History Society

Lee County Black History Society

The Lee County Black History Society website will give you a glimpse into the African-American experience in Fort Myers, Florida located within Lee County.

Railroad Museum of South Florida

Railroad Museum of South Florida

Railroad museum featuring model trains, railroad artifacts, a locomotive simulator & more.

Burroughs Home and Gardens

Burroughs Home and Gardens

The Murphy-Burroughs House, also known as the Burroughs Home and Gardens, is a historic home in Fort Myers, Florida. It is located at 2505 1st Street. On August 1, 1984, it was added to the U.S. National Register of Historic Places.

Shell Factory

Shell Factory

For more than 80 years, the Shell Factory has been entertaining tourists and locals alike with a dizzying and constantly changing array of diversions and amusements reminiscent of Florida roadside attractions.

Calusa Nature Center & Planetarium

Calusa Nature Center & Planetarium

Calusa Nature Center and Planetarium is a non-profit environmental education organization in Fort Myers, Florida. Located on 105 acres, the Center includes a natural history museum with live native and teaching animals, and exhibits about the animals, plants and environment of Southwest Florida.

Vino’s Picasso

Vino's Picasso

Acrylic-paint studio & wine bar with themed events, instruction & open painting hours.

Alliance for the Arts

Alliance for the Arts

Come join fine artist Kathy Dunn in this exciting art series for your little budding artists! Children will be introduced to basic art principles such as line, texture, color and composition while working with a variety of art materials.

Cape Coral Historical Society & Museum

Cape Coral Historical Society & Museum

Cozy museum displaying diverse exhibits dedicated to the history of the Cape Coral area.