John Gorrie Museum State Park

46 Sixth St.
Apalachicola, FL 32320- Map It
(850) 653-9347

AAA Editor Notes

John Gorrie Museum State Park is 1 blk. e. of US 98 on Gorrie Square at 46 Sixth St. at jct. Ave. D. The museum is named for Dr. John Gorrie, recipient of the first U.S. patent for mechanical refrigeration in 1851. A replica of Gorrie's ice-making machine and area history exhibits are featured. Time: Allow 30 minutes minimum.
$2; free (ages 0-5).
Hours: Thurs.-Mon. 9-5. Closed Jan. 1, Thanksgiving and Christmas.