HSMC Statements

Elliott Museum

House of Refuge

OUR Mission

The mission of the Historical Society of Martin County is to collect, preserve, and share the history of the Treasure Coast; to provide fresh, eclectic, and relevant exhibitions and engagements for our guests; to assure that our museums are vital, responsive, and agile community gathering places that nurture an environment of collaboration; to serve as a catalyst for economic development, and to continuously earn the honor of being a point of pride for our community.

Vision Statement

The Historical Society of Martin County will be a stoic guardian of the past and an agile trailblazer in the future of museums. 

HSMC Culture Statement

We gracefully embrace a culture of creating great memories, touching hearts, and uplifting the spirits of each other and everyone who crosses our threshold.