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Key West Visitors Center

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Address: 31281 Overseas Hwy, MM. 31.2, Big Pine Key, FL 33043-3427
Phone Number: 866 539 7386
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 8:00 pm

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Friendly staff, good recommendations

Good place to start your visit to Bog Pine Key with friendly staff and good recommendations for visiting and eating.

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 3, 2016
Peter G
Sault Ste. Marie, Canada
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Big Pine Key, Florida
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23 reviews
9 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016

Worth a stop to get info before heading further down into the lower keys and Key West. Staff is really friendly and can give some good insight on things to do and places to eat.

Thank Dave F
Livermore, Colorado
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1,070 reviews
537 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 182 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

If you never been to the keys this place has many pamphlets advertising all kinds of stuff. To me, this is just a big menu of things to do.

Thank M Richard M
KeyWestVisitors, Front Office Manager at Key West Visitors Center, responded to this review

We definitely like to stock our centers with ample pamphlets, free magazines, and valuable coupons for our guests, not to mention deep discounts on accommodations and trips. Most visitors find this extremely helpful. Also, our agents are experts on all things Florida Keys. Upon asking, they can share tips, info and discounts for key hot spots, directions, and little known... More 

Stoney Creek, Canada
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2016

We stopped in at Key West Visitors Centre in Big Pine Key en route to Key West. Melissa was incredibly helpful and gave us all sorts of coupons, the best of which was for an art gallery and got us a free photo card. She even recommended where to park and was the most helpful and informative of any visitor... More 

Thank Christine N
Sault Ste. Marie, Canada
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37 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2016

Good place to start your visit to Bog Pine Key with friendly staff and good recommendations for visiting and eating.

Thank Peter G
Brick, New Jersey
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22 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2016

This is only the 1st visitors center you hit...there is another in Key West when you get further into town. When we arrived their computers were out and they were unable to help us get any tickets for anything. We went on to the next Visitors center and got better info anyway

Thank stressed652013
Holden, Maine
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21 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2016

Friendly and very knowledgeable full of information on where to stay, fishing boat charters,paddle board and kayak rentals ,places to eat,what is happening locally.Also has a small gift shop for those last minute things you might need to bring back or items you forgot to bring with you.

1 Thank priscilla a
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601 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 223 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2016

This is a very nice visitors center. The staff were quite knowledgable and very helpful. There are some nice displays that kids will enjoy.

Thank ColoradoDoc
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274 reviews
178 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 307 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016

This visitor center was a real disappointment. I found it to be more of a tourist trap than a visitor center. The staff only had time to speak to people who were interested in booking hotel accommodations or tours through them. Given that we were there in the low season of mid December, when there were almost no tourists in... More 

2 Thank ShifraToronto
Fairfield, Vermont
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015

Took some friends to explore Key West. Enjoyed the Tour, very imformative, easy to navigate the city, can get off and on all day..great time!

Thank Vic D
Rhode Island
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49 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2015

Nice people, very helpful in guiding us toward the sights for us. We were pleased to be diverted away from the things that were tourist trap-ish.

Thank Kriss S

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