Hours: Mon - Sat: 10 am - 4 pm / Sun: 1 pm - 4 pm

Phone : 904.261.7378


Every third Friday on 3rd Street, the Amelia Island Museum of History hosts historians, authors, and other experts for a thought-provoking lecture on local or regional history. These hour-long lectures range from Florida’s statehood to the history of toys; live oral histories to Yamasee princes. 3rd on 3rd lectures are on the third Friday of every month at 6 pm. Snacks and beverages are available. Admission is free for Museum Members with a suggested donation of $5 for non-members.


Amelia Island’s Historic District – A Living Museum
with Dickie Anderson

Friday, January 28 at 6pm

In this lecture, Dickie Anderson will discuss her latest book, Great Homes and Churches: Architectural Treasures of Amelia Island, an expanded version of her earlier book Great Homes of Fernandina. In addition to profiling 25 Fernandina Beach historic homes, the book profiles 9 historic churches.

Attendance is free for museum members with a suggested donation of $5 for nonmembers. Masks are mandatory. Seating is limited on a first come, first served basis. This program is wheelchair accessible.

This program will stream on our Twitch Channel and will be available on Facebook afterwards.

For Future Programs check out our Event Calendar


Exhibit Opening of 1821: Florida Becomes a U.S. Territory
December 2021

This exhibit explores Florida’s transfer from Spain to the U.S. through the Adams-Onís Treaty. For our 3rd on 3rd lecture, Bill Tilson and Mike Harrison will speak about changes in the lives of Florida and Fernandina residents as a result of the treaty.

Visit our YouTube Channel for more of our 3rd on 3rd Program videos

For questions or for more information please contact Curator Summer Bias via phone at

904.261.7378 x102 or via email at summer@ameliamuseum.org