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500 N. Indian River Drive, Fort Pierce, FL 34950 (P) 772-465-0630 (E) Info@backusmuseum.com


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Hours:
Wednesday - Saturday 10AM to 4PM
Sunday 12PM to 4PM 
Closed Monday & Tuesday
Summer Hours: July 1 - July 29
Saturday 10AM to 4PM
Sunday 12PM to 4PM

500 N. Indian River Drive
Fort Pierce, FL 34950

(P) 772-465-0630
(F) 772-468-6204
(E) Info@backusmuseum.com

The Backus Museum is a 501(c)(3). Your membership contribution is tax-deductible. The A.E. Backus Museum & Gallery is a charitable 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization registered with the state of Florida #CH17613.
Featuring the Nation's Largest Selection of A.E. Backus Originals

The A.E. Backus Museum is fresh from a multi-million dollar expansion, which doubled its size, as well as re-imagining of exhibitions and a Museum Store expansion. Housing the nation’s largest public exhibition of artwork by Florida’s preeminent painter, A.E. Backus, the Museum also offers the State’s only permanent multi-media exhibition on the Florida Highwaymen. 

Changing exhibits from artists of national and international acclaim round out the Museum’s Florida centered mission. The outdoor Mural Plaza opens onto a park that borders the Indian River Lagoon and offers a place for fresh air and artistic inspiration. Families and school groups will enjoy the Art & History Scavenger Hunt which is open to the public and free of charge.
Come in and check out the all new murals in the mural plaza surrounding the museum. 
Congratulations to "Best In Show" Winner
The Witness by: Susan Pantuso
Digital - Great Outdoors 
With over 233 pieces entered into this year's competition, our judges had the difficult job of selecting the very best to be exhibited in the Museum. Thank you to all who have applied and Congratulations to all who were accepted. 


Opening Reception Friday, June 9th from 6-8pm.