History and Fishing Museum
108 Stahlman Avenue
Force Armament Museum (North of Fort Walton Beach)
Admission free. Exhibits of aircraft and armaments dating
back to World War I. This is a must see. Take the
kids to for a close up look of those high flying machines.
850-651-1808, Hwy. 85 near the west gate of Eglin Air
Museum of Naval Aviation
1750 Radford Blvd
Naval Air Station Pensacola, Florida 32508
800-327-5002 toll free
2703 Battleship Parkway (Highway 90/98)
Just off Interstate 10, Exits 27 or 30
Walton School House (Fort Walton Beach)
Restored and maintained by the Jr. Service League of For
Walton Beach. Built in 1912, the school was
in use until 1936. The building is open to groups for
tours by reservation.
850-833-9595, 107 First St, Ft. Walton, FL
Coast Science Center (Fort Walton Beach)
Admission $3.50, children 3 and under free. Where a child
can turn a science museum into fun! Come discover
the difference a hands-on encounter with science can make.
At the FOCUS CENTER, you’ll find a museum for children
and families filled with touchable, interactive exhibits
that teach about natural phenomena and basic scientific
850- 664-1261, Fort Walton Beach, FL
Located just a few minutes from the East Gate of
Eglin Air Force Base. The Heritage Museum features exhibits
that illustrate the history of NW Florida. Hours are Tuesday
through Saturday, 10:00 - 4:00. Admission is free.
850-678-2615, 115 Westview Avenue, Valparaiso, FL
Temple Mound Museum (Fort Walton Beach)
Admission $2. A 20,000 piece exhibit showcasing America's
largest collection of Southeastern Indian ceramic artifacts
found in a 40-mile radius of the downtown area. A temple
mound, once used by Native Americans for political and
religious ceremonies, is just outside the museum.
850-833-9595, 139 Miracle Strip Pkwy., downtown Ft. Walton
Destin Post Office (Destin)
Artifacts, photos, historic objects and data reflect the
culture of early Destin pioneers. Destin's first post
office was set up in a home parlor in 1897. Hours: Wed.
1:30 - 4:30 p.m.
850-837-8572, Stahlman Ave, Destin, FL