Welcome to the Brevard Musuem

Want to share your passion for history with others while honing your public speaking skills? Become a docent with the Brevard Museum! Docent training sessions will be held from 10 am – 12 pm Friday, February 16th and Saturday, February 17th. Please submit a cover letter and application to madeline.calise@myfloridahistory.org by Wednesday, the 14th and include which session you would like to attend.



Spring 2018 Calendar

Feb 23 – Game Day – Held at the Veterans Memorial Center

Bring your favorite cards, games, and friends to the annual Game Day! Sponsored by the Guild of the Brevard Museum of History and Natural Science. Enjoy a home-cooked buffet, raffles, and door prizes on Friday, February 23rd from 10 am – 2 pm. Your $15 donation supports the Brevard Museum. This event is held at the Veterans Memorial Center, 400 S. Sykes Creek, Merritt Island. For tickets contact Ann Galetta at 321-735-8603 or Beth Timmons at 321-636-9265.

Temporary Exhibits

All temporary exhibits are included with general museum admission.

Current – Feb 16 – Florida Before Statehood

Created as part of Viva Florida, a celebration of over 500 years of Florida history, this exhibit from the Museum of Florida History examines the people and events that shaped the state we all know today.

Feb 9 – May 5 - Cocoa: A Hometown History

From foundations to future, our first Hometown History exhibit takes a look at our very own Cocoa.

Feb 23 – March 31 – Time to Shine: Mismatched Items from our Collection

Some of our collections items are anxious for their time to shine. See our favorite random assortment of historical objects, artifacts, and specimens.

April 7 – April 28 – Paintings of Nostalgic Florida: the Original Highwaymen Artists

View stunning scenes of Florida landscapes and learn about the state’s unique Highwaymen Artists. Featuring works and demonstrations from R.L. Lewis and others.

May 11 – September 29- The Cape Canaveral Lighthouse

Celebrate 150 years of Cape Canaveral Lighthouse History with this special exhibit from the Cape Canaveral Lighthouse Foundation.