500 N. Indian River Drive, Fort Pierce, FL 34950 (P) 772-465-0630 (E) Info@backusmuseum.com
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Closed for the Summer.
500 N. Indian River Drive
Fort Pierce, FL 34950
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.
Looking for an adventure to Cuba? Join Us!
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!
Cuba Trip Pricing & Itinerary
If coming to the party or seeing the exhibition spark your curiosity you might want to join Museum Executive Director, Kathleen Fredrick and art collector Madeleine Plonsker on an Art Trip to Cuba. Departing on January 3 and returning on January 8, 2017, this is a unique opportunity to poke around the studios of artists and fashion designers. Get behind the scenes tours of museums and the Ballet de Cuba and much more.There are only 20 spaces available so don’t dilly dally. Check your passport and jump on this rare opportunity.
We are now CLOSED for the Summer. Join us Nov. 12th!
Check out the Itinerary below