Attractions

Top Choice Museum in Key West

Museum of Art & History at the Custom House

Those wanting to learn a bit about Key West history shouldn't miss this excellent museum at the end of the road. Among the highlights: photographs and archival footage from the building of the ambitious Overseas Hwy…
Museum in Key West

Florida Keys Eco-Discovery Center

This 6000-sq-ft center is one of the best places in the Keys to learn about the extraordinary marine environments of South Florida. Start off with the 20-minute film which has some beautiful footage of life among th…
Gallery in Key West

Studios of Key West

This nonprofit showcases about a dozen artists’ studios in a three-story space, and hosts some of the best art openings in Key West on the first Thursday of the month. Besides its public visual-arts displays, TSKW h…
Museum in Key West

Fort East Martello Museum & Gardens

This old fortress was built to resemble an old Italian Martello-style coastal watchtower (hence the name), a design that quickly became obsolete with the advent of the explosive shell. Now the fort serves a new purp…
Museum in Key West

Mel Fisher Maritime Museum

For a fascinating glimpse into Key West's complicated history, pay a visit to this popular museum near the waterfront. It's best known for its collection of gold coins, rare jewels and other treasures scavenged from…
Gallery in Key West

Gallery on Greene

Displaying work by more than three dozen artists, this is one of Key West's best art galleries. The collection focuses on artists in Southern Florida or Cuba, and frequent art openings (every two weeks or so) featur…