Type of Attraction: Historical Museum
Highlights: The John Gorrie Museum features exhibits relating to Dr. John Gorrie, who received the first U.S. patent for mechanical refrigeration in 1851.
Hours: Thursday through Monday from 9 AM to 5 PM
Admission: $2; Ages 5 & under, Free
Address: 46 Sixth Street, Apalachicola, Florida
Phone Number: (850) 653-9347
Directions: The John Gorrie Museum State Park lies on Sixth Street, just one block East off U.S. 98.
John Gorrie Museum Video