Now open 9am to 4pm | Tues , Wed , Sat

Admission: Adults $10 | Students with college ID $8 | Ages 12 to 6 $5 | Ages 5 and under free


Find Out More About Mound House

About Mound House


History

Estero Island’s oldest standing structure at the Mound House has recently been restored to its 1921 grandeur and is now open as a cultural and environmental learning center. Mound House is a unique archaeological and historical site on Fort Myers Beach located directly on Estero Bay and offers a variety of programs for local residents, visitors and school groups. Experience this one of a kind museum that sits atop a 2,000 year old Calusa Indian Shell Mound.

Hours of Operation

January 1st to April 30th
Tuesday through Saturday
9am-4pm

May 1st to December 31st
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
9am-4pm

Admission

Adults = $10
Students with college ID= $8
Ages 12 to 6 = $5
Ages 5 and under free

June Events


June 1: WED.

  • 1pm until 3pm- New! Guided Museum Tours, $5 plus museum admission (Members free)

June 4: SAT.

  • 9am until 3pm- New! Guided Museum Tours, $5 plus museum admission (Members free)
  • 10am – Cool Calusa Indian Tools and Weapons, $5, (Members free)

June 7: TUES.

  • 9am – Guided Beach Walk (at Newton Beach Park), Free
  • 9am until 3pm- New! Guided Museum Tours, $5 plus museum admission (Members free)
  • 10am – Shell Science, $5, (Members free)

June 8: WED.

  • 9am until 3pm- New! Guided Museum Tours, $5 plus museum admission (Members free)
  • 10am – Calusa Indian Art, $5 (Members free)

June 11: SAT

  • 9am until 3pm- New! Guided Museum Tours, $5 plus museum admission (Members free)
  • 10am - Archaeology of the Mound House. Can You Dig It? $5 (Members free)

June 14: TUES.

  • 9am – Guided Beach Walk (at Newton Beach Park), Free
  • 10am – The Night Life, $5 (Members free)
  • 1pm until 3pm- New! Guided Museum Tours, $5 plus museum admission (Members free)

June 15: WED.

  • 9am until 3pm- New! Guided Museum Tours, $5 plus museum admission (Members free)
  • 10am - Live Creatures of the Gulf, $5, (Members free)

June 18: SAT.

  • 9am until 3pm- New! Guided Museum Tours, $5 plus museum admission (Members free)
  • 10am – Working on the Water, $5 (Members free)
  • 6pm until 9pm – Sunset/ Full Moon Rising Guided Kayak Tour, $60 (Members $30)

June 20: Mon.

  • 9am – Shells of Fort Myers Beach, $5, (Members free)
  • 10am – Calusa Shell Mound Tour, $15 Museum Admission Included (Members free)
  • 11am – Calusa Shell Mound Tour, $15 Museum Admission Included (Members free)
  • 12pm- “The Shell Age” – Tools of the Calusa, $5, (Members free)
  • 6pm until 9pm - Sunset/ Full Moon Rising Guided Kayak Tour, $60 (Members $30)

June 21: TUES.

  • 9am - Guided Beach Walk (at Newton Beach Park), Free
  • 9am until 3pm- New! Guided Museum Tours, $5 plus museum admission (Members free)
  • 10pm - Calusa Indian Crafts

June 22: WED.

  • 9am until 3pm- New! Guided Museum Tours, $5 plus museum admission (Members free)
  • 10am - Cool Calusa Indian Tools and Weapons, $5, (Members free)

June 25: SAT.

  • 9am until 3pm- New! Guided Museum Tours, $5 plus museum admission (Members free)
  • 10am - Calusa Indian Art

June 28: TUES.

  • 9am - Guided Beach Walk (at Newton Beach Park), Free
  • 9am until 3pm- New! Guided Museum Tours, $5 plus museum admission (Members free)
  • 10am – Shell Science, $5, (Members free)

June 29: WED.

  • 9am until 3pm- New! Guided Museum Tours, $5 plus museum admission (Members free)
  • 10am - Archaeology of the Mound House. Can You Dig It? $5 (Members free)

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