Please note: The museum is closed for the months of July and August.
We will re-open September 1, 2014.

The Gulfport Historical Society operates the Gulfport Historical Museum and houses the most complete collection of information on the history of Gulfport in the world.
The Society and Lynne Brown have written four books on the history of Gulfport, Florida. The three most recent books are available for sale in the museum.

Donations Welcome


Flying Mullet 5K and One Mile Doggie Dash @ Gulfport Historical Society
Oct 10 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Take a run through a vintage Florida seaside town. The Flying Mullet 5K will take runners past the reigning Mullet King’s home and on a tour of Gulfport’s Historic Waterfront District. After the race, enjoy a free post-race drink downtown. Dogs are welcome!

Gulfport Under the Stars @ Gulfport Historical Society
Oct 25 @ 6:00 pm – Oct 25 @ 10:00 pm

Mark your calendars now for the Gulfport Historical Society’s annual fundraising dinner. Celebrate our city with a catered dinner on the museum grounds. Gulfport formal (that means please wear your best flip flops) attire, local food, and live music all help make this event special. Tickets go on sale in August.



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