Boca Grande Historical Society

The Boca Grande Historical Society and Museum is committed to sharing the rich history of Gasparilla Island with its members and the public. The museum displays its collections of artifacts, memorabilia, photographs and research of the island’s history, including recounted stories from long time Boca Grande residents concerning the events and people that shaped the island’s past.

Various exhibitions, educational activities and events are offered throughout the year. The museum and gift shop are open Monday through Friday, 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. and is located in the Lee County historic Teacherage House, on the corner of Park Avenue and Banyan Street. For more information please call 941.964.1600 or visit