Welcome to the Elliott Museum
The Elliott Museum enriches the community through its wide variety of exhibits, collections, classes and lectures, all designed to serve the interests of the people who live in and visit the Treasure Coast.
There is something for everyone here. You will find a significant collection of classic cars, trucks, bicycles and boats; baseball memorabilia; local history; Americana; a variety of art; a tribute to actress Frances Langford; and even a Foucault pendulum.
UPDATE: THANKFULLY BOTH THE ELLIOTT MUSEUM AND THE HOUSE OF REFUGE CAME THROUGH HURRICANE IRMA WITH NO MAJOR DAMAGE. THE STORM DAMAGED SOME MECHANICAL EQUIPMENT, THOUGH. WE CONTINUE TO ASSESS THE COST OF REPAIRS.IF YOU WISH TO HELP, PLEASE CONSIDER MAKING A DONATION EITHER ON LINE THROUGH THE LINK ON THE DONATE PAGE, OR BY SENDING A CHECK THROUGH USPS (ADDRESS IS 825 NE OCEAN BLVD, STUART, FL 34996).
UPCOMING LECTURES & PROGRAMS
New Season for Curators & Cocktails
Join Associate Car Curator, John Giltinan for another round of Curators & Cocktails beginning Thursday, November 2nd. John will present another series of interesting automotive-related topics (to be announced). Click on the banner on the right for more information and how to sign up, or sign up on the website. $35 per person per lecture; seating is limited.
Thanks for the Memories! A Celebtation of the 1940s, Bob Hope, Frances Langford, the USO, Swing Dancing, Big Band Music, and Golfing!
You can tap your toes or dance the night away to the sound of a live Big Band orchestra. Swing dance lessons included! Whether you’re “In the Mood for Love,” or swinging to “Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy,” the USO canteen setting will take you to another era. Dress in your 1940s finest (there will be prizes for best-dressed!). Enjoy 1940s-themed food will be served in the USO Canteen. Take in the changing exhibition Bob Hope: An American Treasure, presented by the World Golf Hall of Fame, along with items from the Museum’s Frances Langford collection. There will also be a 50/50 cash raffle and a silent auction. Proceeds benefit the Elliott Museum’s Annual Campaign Fund. Tickets: $100 or $180 per couple – RSVP. Sign-up on the website now! Click the web banner on the left.
Special Guided Tours
and Gallery Talks
Join Associate Car Curator John Giltinan, or one of his able assistants, for a behind-the-scenes guided tour of the Auto Collection and Garage most Thursdays at 11am. Meet at the front desk at 10:55am. Tour included with regular admission; Members free.
Most Sundays at 1pm, join docent Frank Spera in the Baseball Gallery. He will charm you with stories about baseball plays and players, and challenge your baseball trivia knowledge. Included with regular admission; Members free.