Key West Historic Seaport

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This scenic harbor in Key West, Florida, has chronicles of the past dating back to the 1800s when it functioned as a bustling hub for fishing boats, schooners, and steamships. With its lively ambiance and dynamic mix of restaurants, lounges, and stores, it remains a favorite destination for both locals and tourists today.

The Key West Historic Seaport is a living memorial to the island's maritime history. It's visible in the old wooden buildings and docks that have been meticulously kept throughout time. Walking down the waterfront, you'll be surrounded by colorful fishing boats and tall masts, and you can nearly understand what life was like for ancient sailors.

And the Key West Historic Seaport does not disappoint when it comes to cuisine and entertainment. There's something for everyone, from seafood eateries to bustling lounges. As the sun sets over the harbor, you can eat fresh-caught fish, sip a tropical cocktail, and listen to live music.

How to explore Key West Historic Seaport?

  • Explore the crystal-clear waters on a boat tour or charter, go fishing, or set sail for a sunset cruise.
  • Visit the historic buildings and docks that have been lovingly preserved over the years, and learn about the fascinating history of the seaport.
  • Shop for nautical-themed souvenirs, homemade crafts, and local art in the many shops.
  • Sip a tropical beverage while listening to live music while eating fresh-caught seafood at one of the many restaurants along the waterfront.
  • Attend some of the exciting annual events held at the seaport, such as the Key West Seafood Festival, the Annual Pirate Festival, or the Key West BrewFest.
  • Swim in the pristine blue seas of adjacent beaches such as Smathers Beach, Higgs Beach, and South Beach.
  • imageDuration Required
    5 hours

Address of Key West Historic Seaport

201 William St, Key West, FL 33040-6679 USA

Opening & Closing time of Key West Historic Seaport

  • Monday
    Open 24 Hours
  • Tuesday
    Open 24 Hours
  • Wednesday
    Open 24 Hours
  • Thursday
    Open 24 Hours
  • Friday
    Open 24 Hours
  • Saturday
    Open 24 Hours
  • Sunday
    Open 24 Hours

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