The Galleon Atocha
The Mel Fisher Maritime Museum is a 501 (c) (3) accredited, not-for-profit organization existing to research, interpret, and exhibit the maritime history of Florida and the Caribbean in ways that increase knowledge, enrich the spirit, and stimulate inquiry.

Plan a Visit / Hours & Admissions


The Museum is open 7 days a week.



Last Visitor Admitted at 4pm


Open Daily 

10 a.m.

Lab Tours


11:30 a.m.  and 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday through Friday

Weekends at 2p.m 

No lab tours on Holidays


Certified service animals are welcome to join you on the tour and on the museum grounds.


Monday through Friday

at 8:30 a.m. 

Weekends & Holidays

at 9:30 a.m. 





Lab Tour- No Museum Visit


Combination Admission & Lab Tour

Group Tours


Reduced pricing is available for groups of 16 or more people. Advance reservation is required. Other rules may apply.


$  8.50



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Our Location

200 Greene Street  |  Key West, FL 33040

Open Daily

10:00 - 4:00
Did you know that the Mel Fisher Maritime Museum is the only fully accredited museum in the Florida Keys? That means we’re more than just an exciting adventure story. We’re also a nationally recognized research and archaeology institution.
Mel Fisher Maritime Museum - Galleon "Atocha"