Looking for a unique way to integrate social studies, math, science, and the arts this year?

Turn your media center or Google Classroom into a field trip with our Pop Up Museums!


Pop Up Museums

Mel Fisher Maritime Museum presents
for Florida Schools

For the first time, the Pop Up Museum is also available

as a virtual version to be used in online learning! 

The Cuban Missile Crisis was a dangerous confrontation between the United States and the Soviet Union in 1962 over nuclear missiles installed in Cuba. This Pop Up Museum explores how  the Cold War developed and how Florida's proximity to Cuba played an important role in the Cuban Missile Crisis. This exhibit is available for FREE only during the 2020/ 2021 school year!

 The original Pop Up Museum includes:

  • 8 individual 33" x 72" free-standing exhibit panels and stands

  • Approximately three weeks of display time per monthly host reservation.

  • Prepaid shipping labels

  • QR Links to online content

  • Companion print and online learning resources

  • Full access to the NEW virtual Pop Up Museum for the complete school year

 The NEW virtual Pop Up Museum includes:

  • 8 interactive slideshows in Google Slides

  • Self-grading online materials in Google Forms

  • Additional learning materials in PDF format

This project is sponsored in part by the Department of State, Division of Historical Resources and the State of Florida.