Welcome to the Fox Island Museum!
There are more than 3000 artifacts on display in Dioramas, Showcases, and free standing exhibits. Among them is a display describing the life of former Governor Dr. Dixy Lee Ray, a Mosquito Fleet display, Indian artifacts, rotating exhibits, a reference room, Book Nook, and Museum Store.
Book Nook Update!
Due to the coming snowstorm, the Book Nook and museum store will not be reopening on Saturday, February 13. We hope our readers and shoppers stay warm and safe at home. And we hope to see you next Saturday, February 20. Keep reading!
Good news for the readers of Fox Island: the Book Nook will reopen on Saturday, February 20. Both the book sales area and the gift shop will be open on Saturdays from 1 to 4. Thanks to all of you who have expressed interest our reopening. We will continue to practice the safety measures of checking temperatures, requiring masks, limiting the number of shopper inside, and expecting social distancing.
We have received many bags and boxes on donated books from our generous customers. Come on in search through our shelves for the perfect books for you. We have plenty of great books for children and adults.
We will follow the recommendations of health officials and the comfort level of our volunteers as we move through 2021. Thank you all for your support and understanding during this pandemic.
We’re looking forward to seeing you on Saturdays!