Our mission is to collect and preserve material culture pertaining to the region’s history; to interpret its economic and social history – including the relationship between the region’s human population and its natural resources – through exhibits, educational programs, and research; and to provide public access to its collections for research purposes. 

Melissa Blount

Pictured above: Diane Plank, Secretary

Gina Marini

of Northwest Florida

Kyra Kile

Staff Assistant

Heritage Museum

Museum Director

Heritage Museum of Northwest Florida Staff


Kenneth E. Bailey

Preservation & Stewardship Award

This unique award is given each year to one member of our Board of Trustees who exemplifies giving of their Time, Talent & Treasure.

Education Coordinator