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A little bit of history that many people will ever hear about. This was a welcome site for shipwrecked sailors because the coast was unpopulated. There are many artifacts, pictures and a pirate story.
This is a well-preserved piece of nautical history. The story of the house is well told through the displays and there are many artifacts that portray the difficulty of navigating the Florida coast and surviving a shipwreck. My boys, 4 and 9, enjoyed the story...更多
Visiting the House of Refuge Museum was such a treat! We never knew there was such a thing, but there were once ten of them, helping victims of storms at sea. We got to see the home of the keeper and his family and learn...更多
My husband served in the Coast Guard so he was very interested in this old Coast Guard Station. The website is true to the house. I doubt that you would be here for more than an hour so I would suggest that you buy the...更多
Бывший дом береговой охраны (спасения моряков) с 19 века. Сейчас - местный краеведческий музей. Вход - до 8 $, Понедельник...更多
Before the formation of the Coast Guard there were houses of refuge along the Florida coast. This is the last. It is also called Gilbert's Bar. It is popular for weddings. There is a rocky shore which rivals those further south in Palm Beach County.
Walked to the House of Refuge with a friend on a cold and windy day, looking for refuge. We had a tour guide Linda, very knowledgeable of the history of the area. It was a very interesting historic site. Very well done with stories of...更多
We enjoyed touring the house, which is very small, just a few rooms. The $7 entry fee is too high for the size of the display, and since they were setting up for a wedding across the entire front of the house, it detracted from...更多