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Museum Open Daily from 10 am to 3 pm.  all summer, closed just for holidays. 


The October 11, 2016, Tuesday evening program will feature Morris Foster, who tells the story of his great grandfather, Capt. Charles Coe and his many adventures in South Florida in the 1890s and into the early 1900s.  It will be held at the Flagler Place, 201 SW Flagler Ave in downtown Stuart.  It is Free and Open to the public.


The new editions of Historical Vignettes are Back!!  Written by Greg and Alice

Luckhardt, they are online first and then in the print YOURNEWS section of the Wednesday

edition of Stuart News / TCPalm newspaper.  

All new stories of lesser known and forgotten tales of Stuart and surrounding


Go to the homepage of this web site for the Museum and click on the Tab - Historical Vignettes to read

the newest vignettes.


The basement at the Museum with a large selection of artifacts is open to tour:  all day every Saturday, Sunday, Tuesday and the afternoons on every Wednesday.    


The new book on vintage photos of Stuart (1890s to 1950s); published by Arcadia Publishing are now available at the Museum. The author Alice L. Luckhardt will be at the following events with the books available for sale and so she can sign the books.  Tuesday, Oct. 11 at 7 pm at the Flagler Place in downtown Stuart.  Sat., Oct. 22 at 2 pm at the Blake Library in Stuart.  Sat. Oct. 29 from 10 am to 3 pm at the Stuart Heritage Museum and Tuesday, Nov. 8th at 7 pm at the Flagler Place at 201 SW Flagler Ave.

 Come out to get your copy of this book -Sales benefit the Museum.  


They Have Arrived !!! Exclusive in the Museum is the 2016 Kiwanis Ornament.  This year it recognizes the Shark Industry in Port Salerno.  The wonderful 3D ornament is $25 each, plus sales tax.  There is also a history about where and why the shark factory existed in Salerno.  Get your 2016 ornament at the Museum.


Now available ... special Auto Plates "Stuart - Sailfish Capital of the World" - each $10 to benefit the Museum.


As of August 10th, 2015 the City of Stuart's Centennial Time Capsule is on permanent display at the Museum.  It is sealed and will not be opened for nearly 100 years.  

The new book "No Fear - Life and Times of Fergie Ferguson" is available at the Museum Gift Shop.  Come see the special bronze duplicate plaque honoring Fergie, now an exhibit in the Museum.

The Author is Robert D'Angelo.

Many new items in the Museum gift shop:  Books, mugs, shirts, caps, framed drawings, key rings, jewelry, paperweights, pens, flashlights, etc.  Have some of the past annual Kiwanis ornaments available.