Hours: Tuesday – Saturday, 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Admission: Free, but donations are appreciated

Location: 4415 119th Street West, Cortez, FL 34215

Phone: (941) 708-6120


Thank you for your interest in the Florida Maritime Museum!
Because we are a small museum, in both size and staff, we have limited capacity to host large groups. 
Please call 941-708-6120 today to reserve your tour! 
Adult Group Tours

January - April
Thursdays 10 AM - 12:20 PM
Fridays 9 AM - 11:30 AM

May - December 
Fridays 9 AM - 11:30 AM
Tours are on a first come, first served basis.
For tours outside of the designated time slots above, please call staff for more information.

Suggested donation $3 per person for tours. 
Guided Tours - for groups of up to 25 people.*
*Larger groups, contact staff

Self Guided Tours - up to 40 people
Groups larger than 15 will be broken up into smaller groups.

4415 119th Street W.

Cortez, FL 34215

Ramp entry at the back entrance of the museum. Handicap parking available.


No food/drinks inside museum.

No flash photography.

No pets allowed, only trained

Service Animals.

Please note that visitors to the Florida Maritime Museum may be photographed or videotaped during their visit. These photos/videos may be used for marketing, advertising, or public relations purposes without compensation.



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the FMM

Educational programming underwritten by the Friends of the Florida Maritime Museum

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Ms. Angelina Colonneso, Manatee County Clerk of Circuit Court and Comptroller