Sunday - 12:00 p.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday - Saturday, 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
The Museum is closed Mondays, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year's Day.
Please note the Flagler Kenan Pavilion and Café des Beaux-Arts will be closed April 5 - 6, 2019. We apologize for any inconvenience.
The Museum is wheelchair accessible. Handicapped parking is located near the Museum entrance.
Guided tours, audio tours, printed self-guide brochures, and the Flagler Museum Audio Tour App are available, and are included with Museum admission. Please see below for details.
Large bags, backpacks, and strollers are not permitted on the Museum grounds.
While photography for personal use is permitted, flash photography, tripods, or any kind of camera support equipment is prohibited. Formal or informal photography for personal projects or to mark personal occasions is not permitted (this includes engagement and graduation photography).
Photography for publication is not allowed without a permit from the Museum's Public Affairs Department. Please contact the Public Affairs Department to make an appointment, or to request a Film/Photography Permit Application. Please call (561) 655-2833 ext. 13, or complete this e-mail form: Public Affairs Department.
Admission prices are:
Members: Free Adult (age 18+): $18 Youth (13 - 17 years) accompanied by an adult: $10 Child (6 - 12 years) accompanied by an adult: $3 Child (under 6) Free Reserved groups of 20 or more: $14 per person
Museum visitors are always welcome to purchase admission tickets on a walk-in basis
Tour Options and Times
The Museum offers four options for touring Whitehall. There is never an additional fee for any of these tour options. Normally all four options will be available for visitors to choose from, but at least one option will be available to visitors at all times.
Docent-led tour (free)
Docent-led tours cover the first floor of Whitehall, and last approximately one hour. In-Season (November 1st to May 31st) tours start on the front porch at 11:00 a.m., 12:30 p.m., and 2:00 p.m. (Tuesday through Saturday). On Sundays tours begin at 12:30 p.m., 1:30 p.m., and 2:30 p.m. During the Off-Season (June 1st to October 31st) tours start on the front porch at 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. (Tuesday through Saturday). On Sundays tours begin at 12:30 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. The Museum makes every effort to ensure that a volunteer Docent will be available at the scheduled times. However, on rare occasions, a volunteer Docent may not be available. On those occasions, visitors have the option to take an Audio Tour or to tour the Museum using a printed Self-Guide Brochure.
Audio Tour (free)
Visit the Audio Tour Attendant on the front porch to receive a complimentary audio tour wand. Learn about the history of Whitehall and Henry Flagler by listening to descriptions of rooms, objects, and Gilded Age life narrated by the Education Director, Chief Curator, and Executive Director. Audio Tour wands are available in English, Spanish, French, German, and Portuguese. Tour wands are available on a first-come-first-served basis. On rare occasions, there may be a brief wait for an audio wand.
Flagler Museum App (free)
You may download the free Flagler App to your smart device (iPhone, iPad, or Android device) prior to visiting the Museum. Learn about the history of Whitehall and Henry Flagler by listening to descriptions of rooms, objects, and Gilded Age life narrated by the Education Director, Chief Curator, and Executive Director. The Flagler App includes an orientation video, audio tour, floor plans, images, events calendar and more. Scan, or tap, this QR code to download the Flagler App. Headphones or earbuds are required for App use in the Museum. Earbuds are available for purchase for $1 a set at the Greeter Station at the front door of the Museum.
Printed Self-Guide Brochures (free)
Self-Guide Brochures are available in English, Spanish, French, German, and Portuguese.
For Children (free)
Children have the opportunity to tour Whitehall with a Tour and Activity Guide for Kids.
Directions to the Museum
The Museum is located on the corner of Cocoanut Row and Whitehall Way in Palm Beach, Florida.
From A1A heading North: Turn left onto Barton Avenue. Follow Barton Avenue West to Cocoanut Row and turn right. Drive North 2/10ths of a mile along Cocoanut Row to the Museum's parking lot on the left side of the street.
From I-95 or Florida's Turnpike: Take Exit 70 from I-95, or Exit 99 from the Florida Turnpike, and drive East on Okeechobee Boulevard (about three miles or six miles respectively) through West Palm Beach. Cross the bridge over the Intracoastal Waterway into Palm Beach and onto Royal Palm Way. Make a left turn at the first stop light onto Cocoanut Row. Continue North about a 1/2 mile and the Museum parking area will be on the left side of the street.
From US 1 heading North: Turn right (East) on Okeechobee Boulevard and follow directions above.
From US 1 heading South: Turn right onto Quadrille Boulevard, continue South to Okeechobee Boulevard, turn left onto Okeechobee Boulevard and follow the directions above.
It is possible to get to the Museum via Tri-Rail (a commuter rail system in South Florida), and Palm Tran (a local Shuttle Bus system). Use Palm Tran Route 41 or 42.