We were fascinated seeing the gold bars, silver bars and coins and other artifacts recovered from the sunken ship Atocha.
About Mel Fisher Maritime Heritage Museum
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I really enjoyed this museum it was really interesting and the video at the beginning really gives you a good insight. Mel fisher seemed like a cool guy and it was nice to find out finders keeps losers weepers. Really interesting so take a look!!!
I visited The Mel Fisher Maritime Museum in August and upon entry was simply speechless. The variety of artifacts such as gold, silver, precious stones, weaponry, dishes etc. and their discription was one of the best exhibits I have ever seen. Not the quantity but...More
What can you not say about this fantastic place! Treasure treasure and more treasure. Sunk almost 400 years ago, this is truly a time capsule. Get lost in your imagination here. What a place!
My parents, husband and I were recently in key west for the day while we took our keys vacation. My parents had been to this amazing museum in the past while in key west and insisted that we stop in and see it! I am...More
Wonderful place to visit. Exhibits are very well done and you can get a recorded tour that explains all of the exhibits. Very interesting video at the beginning of the tour that explains about Mr. Fisher's journey in looking for the Atoche.
As with many famous & public figures - the story is not always glamorous. 16 years of heartbreak, financial-ruin, environmental issues, legal challenges, death of a son and daughter in-law and sharks both on and off the water. Fisher's is story of hardship, but also...More