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“Don't Miss This! A Key West Jewel!” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Fort East Martello Museum

Fort East Martello Museum
3501 South Roosevelt Boulevard, Key West, FL 33040
305-296-3913
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Ranked #49 of 145 things to do in Key West
Certificate of Excellence
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Lavina, Montana
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17 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“Don't Miss This! A Key West Jewel!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2013

We were riding our bikes around the island and stumbled on this fabulous museum. We learned so much about many events,people and history of Key West. Not your average museum. It's an amazing building too. There are alot of cool forts around, and this houses and interesting interior with the museum offerings. Kind of off the beaten path. Rent a bike and ride out there!

Visited January 2013
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Selden, New York
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102 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
“Interesting history”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2013

Past by this museum while biking down A1A along water. Interesting building and history. Didn't get to go inside so can't speak to what's inside.

Visited February 2013
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Miami, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Very cool night tours- Robert the doll”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2013

Robert the doll lives here it is an awesome place with alot of cool spooky stuff, my mom and I loved it!

Visited May 2012
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East Windsor, New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
“OK For Historical View”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2013

A self-guided tour of a civil war era fort with other exhibits inside including "Robert" the doll highlighted on the ghost tour. A good way to spend an extra hour on the island.

Visited January 2013
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Thunder Bay
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28 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Went at night on a tour...alone!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2013

My husband and I went on the Ghosts & Gravestones Tour which took us to the Martello...at night, by ourselves. We had such a spooky great time. It was cool to finally meet Robert after hearing so much about him. We took tons of pics of "orbs" in the main yard. It is very well kept up and the displays are pretty cool. Be prepared to be a little creeped out and leave the little ones at home if you go at night

Visited January 2013
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