History

Caroline Street Treasures

Everyone who visits Key West knows about Duval Street. In addition to all of the ever changing shops that line Duval Street, it is home to bars like Sloppy Joe’s, restaurants like Banana Cafe, museums like the Oldest House, and…

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Key West Architecture: Conch Houses

Key West is known for many things. A few that come to mind include bars like Sloppy Joe’s, world class fishing, and Ernest Hemingway. But, the island is also wonderfully chock full of other sights to explore and enjoy. Key…

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Casa Marina Resort – A Key West Landmark

The Casa Marina Resort is currently run under the Hilton flag. However, it has a very rich history dating back to the early 1900’s. The property opened its doors on December 31, 1920, making the main building over 100 years…

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Key West Historical Sites

Key West is full of history, making it a dream place to visit for history buffs. On our tiny 2 x 4 mile island, you will find a ton of areas and properties designated as historical. There are four designations…

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