An update on the shed:
The new shed is completed and the work shop is moved in. Volunteers from Sebring Public Works Department are in the process of constructing a deck that connects the Museum to the shed eliminating the steps. A big thank you to all who have worked on the shed.
New Exhibit to Open at the Museum
The Military Sea Services Museum will open a new exhibit on Wednesday, October 31, 2018 to especially commemorate the contributions of American veterans of World War I. The exhibit features genuine uniforms of U.S. Navy sailors Matthew White and Frank Rider as well as that of Army soldier John Pahl. A replica uniform of a United States Marine will also be on display. Moreover, five panels containing artifacts and memorabilia from the "War to End All Wars" have been prepared including items from Captain Charles B. Fowler, U.S. Army. Several period books about World War I will be on display including a complete bound edition of "Stars and Stripes," the official newspaper of the U.S. military, covering the years 1917 and 1918.
The exhibit will be in the Museum Flag Room October 31 through November 11, 2018 during normal open hours which are noon until 4 p.m., Wednesday through Saturday. It will also be open for viewing on Sunday, November 11, 2018 immediately following the 2 p.m. Veterans Day Ceremony on the premises. The Museum is located at 1402 Roseland Avenue, Sebring, FL 33870 (one mile east of Sebring High School on Kenilworth Blvd.) and is a Section 501.c.3 non-profit with the mission of preserving the history and traditions of the U.S. Navy, Marine Corps and Coast Guard. Admission to the museum is always free, however donations are always accepted. Come on out and enjoy a look back of our nation's history from a hundred years ago at the Military Sea Services Museum, "Where history comes alive!"
Monthly Dinner Announcement
At 1400 on the fourth Sunday of every month except November and December
the Museum has a fund raising dinner.
All Museum members and their guest are encouraged to attend.
Please contact the Militay Sea Services Museum if you plan to attend at: