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

October Events


Oct 1: SAT.

  • 9am until 1pm- New! Guided Museum Tours, Call for availability, $5 Plus museum admission (Members free)
  • 10am – What Does it Take to be an Archaeologist? $5 (Members free)

Oct 4: TUES.

  • 9am – Guided Beach Walk (at Newton Beach Park), Free
  • 9am until 1pm- New! Guided Museum Tours, Call for availability, $5 Plus museum admission (Members free)
  • 10am – History of the Mound House, $5 (Members free)

Oct 5: WED.

  • 9am until 1pm- New! Guided Museum Tours, Call for availability, $5 Plus museum admission (Members free)
  • 10am – Calusa Indian Tools and Weapons, $5 (Members free)

Oct 11: TUES.

  • 9am – Guided Beach Walk (at Newton Beach Park), Free
  • 9am until 3pm- New! Guided Museum Tours, Call for availability, $5 Plus museum admission (Members free)
  • 10am – Gardens of the Mound House, $5 (Members free)

Oct 12: WED.

  • 9am until 3pm- New! Guided Museum Tours, Call for availability, $5 Plus museum admission (Members free)
  • 10am – Calusa Indian Shell Mound Tours, $5 Plus museum admission (Members free)

Oct 15: SAT.

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

Oct 18: TUES.

  • 9am - Guided Beach Walk (at Newton Beach Park), Free
  • 9am until 3pm- New! Guided Museum Tours, Call for availability, $5 Plus museum admission (Members free)
  • 10am- What Does it Take to be an Archaeologist? $5 (Members free)

Oct 19: WED.

  • 9am until 3pm- New! Guided Museum Tours, Call for availability, $5 Plus museum admission (Members free)
  • 11am - Calusa Indian Shell Mound Tour, $5 (Members free)

Oct 22: SAT.

  • 9am until 3pm- New! Guided Museum Tours, Call for availability, $5 Plus museum admission (Members free)
  • 10am –Calusa Indian Crafts, $5 (Members free)

Oct 25: TUES.

  • 9am - Guided Beach Walk (at Newton Beach Park), Free
  • 9am until 3pm- New! Guided Museum Tours, Call for availability, $5 Plus museum admission (Members free)
  • 10am – Gardens of the Mound House, $5 (Members free)

Oct 26: WED.

  • 9am until 3pm- New! Guided Museum Tours, Call for availability, $5 Plus museum admission (Members free)
  • 10am – History of the Mound House, $5 (Members free)

Oct 29: SAT.

  • 9am until 3pm- New! Guided Museum Tours, Call for availability, $5 Plus museum admission (Members free)
  • 10am –Calusa Indian Masks, $5 (Members free)

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