The Official Website of the City of Gulfport

Gulfport History Museum

Gulfport History Museum
Gulfport Beach and the original wooden fishing pier stretching out into Boca Ciega Bay.

The Gulfport History Museum is dedicated to the preservation and celebration of Gulfport’s culture and history. Through exhibits and engaging programs, we strive to educate and inspire both the local community and visiting public. Our commitment to preserving and presenting history aims to inspire curiosity, critical thinking, and empathy among visitors of all ages and backgrounds.

A black and white photograph postcard showing the new post office in Gulfport in the early 1900s
Davis Blvd with multiple shops along the roadside, pedestrians standing outside, and four cars.
Bayview Hotel early 1900s

Research Resources

A beach behind pine trees in Gulfport

Museum Hours

Wednesday: 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Thursday: 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Friday: 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Saturday (1st and 3rd): 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Sunday-Tuesday: Closed


5301 28th Ave S
Gulfport, FL 33707