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National Navy UDT-SEAL Museum (or the Navy SEAL Museum)
The National Navy UDT-SEAL Museum near Fort Pierce is home to a series of exhibits depicting the proud heritage of one of the world’s most elite commando forces, the SEAL. It is the world’s only museum dedicated to the navy SEALS, and is focally known for the UDT-SEAL Memorial, which is the only memorial dedicated to the United States Navy SEALs and their predecessors.
AE Backus Museum & Gallery
The AE Backus Museum & Gallery in Fort Pierce houses the world’s largest collection of paintings by AE Backus, an artist noted for his vivid Florida landscape. This museum also houses several artworks by other noted artists too and they are all up for sale. Some star attractions here include art pieces named Piney Woods, Glades and Jamaican Beach Scene.
Heathcote Botanical Gardens
Spread scenically through five acres, the Heathcote Botanical Gardens are a horticulturist’s delight in Fort Pierce. They essentially comprise of various combinations of sights and smells, namely a Japanese garden, Reflection Garden, Herb Garden, Rainforest Display, Native Plants Garden and a Palm and Cycad Walk. Visitors would see here a wide collection of plants from a 25-year-old bougainvillea to America’s largest public collection of tropical Bonsai called the Ficus species.
St. Lucie County Aquarium
St. Lucie County Aquarium is a 5000 square foot facility featuring a wide range of marine ecosystems spread across six aquarium displays and touch tanks. These aquariums relate to six different Florida marine habitats. The largest aquarium here depicts a Caribbean coral reef, and is supplemented by living models of sea grass, mangrove and estuarine habitats besides a deepwater Oculina coral reef.