Suni Sands and the Sperry Estate Jupiter FL

Suni Sands is an important part of Jupiter history, as it was the site of some of the first activity in the Jupiter area, including some of the first homes, first businesses.

The “Celestial Railroad”

The Jupiter and Lake Worth Railroad which was often referred to as the “Celestial Railroad”, was a short, narrow-gauge track built on the Eastern coast of Florida between its namesake towns.

How Jupiter Got it’s Name

Most historians agree that the name Jupiter has its origins from when the British controlled most of Florida in the 1700’s.

Jupiter’s School Boat

Jupiter School Boat Tour

In the early 1900s when the town moved from the Square Grouper area to the Sawfish Bay Park children were “boated” to school