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Key West Lighthouse and Keeper's Quarters Museum

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Address: 938 Whitehead St, Key West, FL 33040-7423
Phone Number: 305-194-0012
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Climb the 88

Climb the 88 stairs and you'll be rewarded with a beautiful view of Key West not everyone sees. The light keepers house is a neat look back in time - and has AC so it's a great... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
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Stockton, California
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Stockton, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Climb the 88 stairs and you'll be rewarded with a beautiful view of Key West not everyone sees. The light keepers house is a neat look back in time - and has AC so it's a great place to cool off after climbing the 88 steps to the top of the lighthouse. Pretty cool place to visit!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

BEAUTIFUL view! Going up is a HAVE TO. Then go to the museum afterwards to cool down, and learn about the keepers life style. Grounds amazing.

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Punta Gorda, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A great view of Key West from the top. 88 steep little steps can be a challenge on a hot day so go early. The keepers house has nice exhibits (and A/C). A Key West must-do.

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Livermore, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Of course we had to go because husband's lighthouses. There were ONLY 88 steps to climb....little narrow steps on a very hot and humid day......but the view from the top (with a most lovely breeze) of the e tire area made it all worthwhile. And ice cold bottle of water are available in the gift store for only $1!!!!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Climb the 88 stairs for a great view of Key West.dont forget to visit the lighthouse keepers house which shows life back when it was a working lighthouse

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to visit in Key West for the best view of town. 88 steps to the top, also great museum be sure to watch the short video.

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Coconut Creek, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The view from the top of the lighthouse is very nice. The keeper's house is small but does have some very nice antiques and a lot of info.

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St. Petersburg, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Once you get to the top of the lighthouse you can feel the history of all of the ships that depended on that one beacon of light to guide them in. Not bad price wise.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped at the lighthouse museum on the way out of town on our last day. This lighthouse has 88 steps to the top and rewards you with wonderful views of the island. There is also a museum in the old keepers quarters that is very informative and gives you a great overview of the history of the lighthouse and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped in after visiting Hemingway House, it's right across the street. Its not that strenuous of a climb and the view was great. Also a nice breeze was blowing. There is also a small museum on the grounds. Our son opted out of climbing it and sat in the shade under a tree and read a book.

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