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Key West Lighthouse and Keeper's Quarters Museum

938 Whitehead St, Key West, FL 33040-7423
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938 Whitehead St, Key West, FL 33040-7423
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Reviewed 3 days ago

nice place to take photographs and if you're a light house lover a place you should go and check out

Thank Art_Sea
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is one of the few inland lighthouses and well worth a visit not only to the top of the tower which really isn’t that high, but also to the light keeper’s house where the history is particularly interesting especially the early pictures and maps.

Thank Simon C
Reviewed 6 days ago

Super nice people working there. Climb the spiral staircase, enjoy the views but keep kids close while on the top viewing platform. Also you may have to carry your children up the stairs if it is busy and your child - for good reason -...More

Thank insider64
Reviewed 1 week ago

The review on the top of the lighthouse was amazing. You could see all of Key West!! The story of the last Lighthouse Keeper was really interesting. The Keepers Quarters is something to see. I couldn't get over the attention to detail in the building....More

Thank vonnir
Reviewed 1 week ago

The grounds and lighthouse are beautiful and a nice piece of history to view. Tours were offered but we did not take one.

Thank Marma M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The views alone from the top of the tower are amazing! I am not one for heights and felt the 88 steps up were completely worth it as you can see about 7 miles out to see from the top of the tower. In addition...More

Thank BellBoys60625
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an interesting place to definitely see. We paid the $10 per person fee to enter the grounds and walk up to the top of the lighthouse. The weather and time of year was perfect for the walk up to the top of the...More

Thank Curiouspb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful views once you get to the top of it. Lots of steps to get there. House and grounds were lovely.

Thank dianamom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The fee to tour the lighthouse and museums was I believe 9 or 10 dollars. So we browzed the gift shop and made pictures through the fence. The lady working there had no personality and what I had intended to purchase I did not. I...More

1  Thank Jamie T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My daughter and I visited this spot just across the street from the Hemingway House and a block from our lodging at The Wicker Guesthouse. Both of them ae great too. We found the climb a bit challenging, so we were glad this was our...More

Thank Julia B
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Response from Leila K | Reviewed this property |
I do not know but I know much of Duvall ST. survived the storm
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10 July 2017|
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Response from walm1331 | Reviewed this property |
I believe it was $10 a person. However, I am a Coast Guard Veteran and they admitted me and my family for free.
18 March 2017|
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Unlike some of the other light houses this one does not have landings to rest on. I have a bad back and weak legs, and asthma, it was a struggle for me but i made it and it was well worth the struggle.