For The Inner Tourist in You

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Key West is a tropical island that comes with all the right ingredients for tropical paradise: a romantic pirate & shipwreck history, the best sunsets on earth, Key West attractions like Hemingway House, incredible water sports, a living coral reef, and an island full of top-notch accommodations and fabulous restaurants.

┬áThere is so much to do in Key West, and lots of things to see (as if lounging by the pool under a palm tree weren’t enough for your Key West vacation!). Key West Attractions are as varied and diverse as the people who live here, so here’s a guide to help find the best attractions for your Key West vacation.

While you will probably need to pick and choose what you’re going to go see while on vacation, there are a handful of things in Key West that every visitor should see, at least fleetingly. Here’s our version of the 10 things every visitor to Key West must see, as well as a summary of what else there is to see on the island. This would include attractions, museums, stores, homes, and galleries. For things to do, like fishing, snorkeling, bicycling, and scuba, check out our things to do in Key West page. Key West Attractions


Ten Key West Attractions Every Visitor to Key West Must See


  1. Sunset at Mallory Square
  2. Duval Street
  3. Southernmost Point
  4. Historic Seaport and the Liberty Fleet of Tall Ships
  5. The Key West Cemetery
  6. A good sampling of Conch Houses
  7. Truman Annex
  8. The Coral Reef
  9. A Key West Chicken
  10. Dry Tortugas National Park

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Audubon House

Hemingway House

Key West Aquarium

Key West Cemetery

Key West Tropical Forest and Botanical Garden

Mel Fisher Museum

Shipwreck Museum