Florida Keys History & Discovery Center


Mile Marker 82.1 Oceanside
82100 Overseas Highway
Islamorada, FL 33036
Phone: 305-922-2237

Come see our latest discovery!
Learn about the building of Henry Flagler’s railroad and the Overseas Highway, take in stories and photos of Lighthouses of the Florida Reef, and enter the world Spanish shipwrecks, pirates and wreckers, and legendary anglers. Visit the state-of-the-art theater to see documentaries full of history and discovery.
Located on the property of the Islander Resort.
Open Thursdays through Sundays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
General admission $12, Seniors $10, Children 13-under free.

History of Diving Museum


Mile Marker 82.9 Bayside
82990 Overseas Highway
Islamorada, FL 33036
Phone: 305-664-9737

The Florida Keys History of Diving Museum is dedicated to collecting, preserving, displaying and interpreting artifacts, antiques, books, documents, photographs and oral history relative to the history of diving. It tells the international story of man’s attempts to explore, understand and venture under the sea. It also celebrates the special role that South Florida and the Florida Keys played in this untold story. Exhibits include a timeline, treasured hunters, Capt Nemo’s submarine and helmet, air pumps form 1800’s military diving and the origins of the Navy Mark V.