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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 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Sunday 12 p.m. - 4 p.m. 
Closed: Monday & Tuesday

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

On permanent view in the main gallery are more than 60 Backus paintings and original artist's sketches.

Additional exhibition areas feature changing shows of artwork by contemporary artists.

Along with framed Backus and Florida Highwaymen works available for purchase, the museum has a gift shop with Florida Inspired offerings. 
Our Mission is to promote the arts in the community and to perpetuate the artistic and humanitarian legacy of A. E. Backus
Through the Eye of the Camera 
Best In Show 2016
"Kept, Kept Safe" By Larry Lovotny 

The Museum closes on June 18th for the summer. We will be building an addition to the Museum and will plan to reopen in the beginning of November. 




Visit our "Expansion" page 
for more information and how you can help!
About The Show

For more years than anyone can keep track of, the A.E. Backus Museum & Gallery has hosted a juried photography competition. This year the quality of images simply WAS EVEN MORE EXCEPTIONAL THAN USUAL. The Through the Eye of the Camera Juried Competition is open to both amateur and professional photographers from any locale. This year, 237 photographs were entered into the following six categories: Traditional Film / Raw, Digital Great Outdoors- plants & wildlife, Digital Great Outdoors – scenery, structures, vehicles, etc., Digital Color Still Life & Portrait, Digital Black & White, Film & Digital Manipulated Image. From the original entries, 105 are featured in the exhibition..
We are now CLOSED for the Summer. By Appointment Only.
More Information About The Winners & Judges
Click Here
Staff Available by Appointment Only
Call Museum to schedule viewing consignment paintings. 

Museum : 772-465-0630 
Grand Re-Opening on November 6th


Stay tuned for details!