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Great collection!

We are diving enthusiasts and spent about 1.5 hours here, it was really interesting! Loved all the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
DaisyC7
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Tampa, Florida
learned a lot

they had great displays. a lot are original. some were interactive. it wasn't very big but was a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
73travelbug65
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Seaford, New York
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The Museum is dedicated to collecting, preserving, displaying, and interpreting artifacts, antiques, books, documents, photographs, and oral history relative to the History of Diving. We tell the international story of man's attempts to explore...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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82990 Overseas Hwy, Islamorada, FL 33036-3600
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We are diving enthusiasts and spent about 1.5 hours here, it was really interesting! Loved all the exhibits. Very informative and a few were even interactive. Would recommend.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank DaisyC7
Emilydiving, Public Relations Manager at History of Diving Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the enlightening review! It sounds like you really enjoyed your visit to the Museum.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

they had great displays. a lot are original. some were interactive. it wasn't very big but was a nice place to stop for a bit 12$ for adults

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank 73travelbug65
Emilydiving, Public Relations Manager at History of Diving Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We appreciate your review! It is always nice to hear that our visitors walked away with learning new information.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great quick tour of diving and the history. From holding your breath all they way to rebreathers this museum has it all. It will give you a healthy respect for all the divers before and what they did. Nice visit and has a small gift...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank ranchonodinero
Emilydiving, Public Relations Manager at History of Diving Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the review and visiting the Museum! It is amazing to see the developments of diving and even how we have adapted the equipment to explore new depths.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We really liked this place. It was a great way to spend some of our time. Very informative and lots of exhibits. A place that shouldn't be overlooked. We highly recommend making this a stop.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Bechdz
Emilydiving, Public Relations Manager at History of Diving Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the kind review! We kind of are a hidden gem in plain site!

Reviewed September 11, 2019

if you are interested in diving than this is a nice place to kill some time. you can test how long you can hold your breath. (54seconds).

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank julie s
Emilydiving, Public Relations Manager at History of Diving Museum, responded to this reviewResponded September 16, 2019

Thank you for the review Julie! We love hearing about visitors utilizing our interactive exhibits.

Reviewed August 25, 2019

My wife drove up from Key West and spent the better part of two hours going through the museum. It has many exhibits which encompass all aspects of diving from the origins of the sport from 4000 years ago to the modern day! There are...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank D2Hardy
Emilydiving, Public Relations Manager at History of Diving Museum, responded to this reviewResponded August 26, 2019

We appreciate you driving "all" the way up to Islamorada to visit the Museum! It sounds like you thoroughly enjoyed yourselves and we hope you come back when we change Featured Exhibits in the future.

Reviewed August 17, 2019 via mobile

The shear scope of stuff in this place is amazing. Well described signs by each exhibit take you from Ancient Greece to Modern day hard suits reminiscent of the robot on lost in space. A staggering collection of hard hats are displayed. They even have...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Emilydiving, Public Relations Manager at History of Diving Museum, responded to this reviewResponded August 18, 2019

Thank you for this wonderful review! It sounds like you enjoyed the Museum and appreciated all of the history. Thank you for diving in!

Reviewed August 8, 2019

We dive so this was a natural selection to visit but I was amazed how interesting it is. I would recommend everyone to visit. The employees were very friendly. The museum is VERY interesting

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank ralroadrick
Emilydiving, Public Relations Manager at History of Diving Museum, responded to this reviewResponded August 12, 2019

We are so glad you enjoyed the Museum! I agree that divers and non-divers can learn a lot about diving's history. Thank you for the review!

Reviewed August 7, 2019

Our dive trip for the day was cancelled due to a massive storm that was moving in. So we decided to go to the diving museum instead.... and we were not disappointed at all. I actually went thur it twice to ensure I did not...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Deathmedic
Emilydiving, Public Relations Manager at History of Diving Museum, responded to this reviewResponded August 8, 2019

We really appreciate this great review! I am sorry your dive trip got canceled, but it sounds like you were able to still enjoy yourselves. Thank you for diving into the museum!

Reviewed August 6, 2019

Much better than I ever expected to see. The collection is wonderful. They also have great speakers Make sure you look at the calendar of events. Loved my visit and will go back again

Date of experience: July 2019
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Emilydiving, Public Relations Manager at History of Diving Museum, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2019

Thank you for your wonderful review! We are glad you enjoyed the Museum and our speaker events.

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Adults $12; Children 5-11 $6; Seniors/Retired Military $11; Students w/ ID $9; Children Under 5 FREE
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