Thursday, May 20, 2010

Journey to 1910

History Alive 2010, Amelia Island Museum of History's annual spring fundraiser, was a wonderful event. View pictures from our Olde Tyme Spring Carnival below & be transported 100 years back in time!
A very special thanks goes out to our fantastic volunteers who helped make this event such a success!

Thursday, May 13, 2010

Countdown to the Carnival!



Join us as History comes ALIVE at this years 4th Annual History Alive event! Step back in time to the beginning of the 19th century and be prepared to be amazed. Meet the famous and the infamous, as Fernandina’s well-known historical figures come out to enjoy the sights and wonders of an Olde Tyme Traveling Carnival right in our own Museum backyard. You won’t want to miss Madame Sees-all tell your fortune or the Tattoo Twins as they perform amazing feats of face painting! There will be Live Bluegrass Music, Food, Games & Prizes. It’s guaranteed fun straight out of the ages for all ages! Visit for more information or to purchase tickets.

Thursday, May 6, 2010

Day-trip to Cumberland National Seashore

The staff had the amazing opportunity to travel to Cumberland Island yesterday. Along with a tour of the wonderful museum located in St. Marys, GA, we also got a special look at Historic Greyfield Inn & Plum Orchard!