We stopped by this museum recently and enjoyed learning about Audubon's time in the Keys, including a gallery of his bird etchings located on the third floor of the well-preserved old house. The garden was also a nice respite from the hustle and bustle of nearby Duval Street. One thing that seemed remarkable to me: over about 100 years until the 1950's, the house was handed down in Capt. Geiger's family to successively less wealthy generations until it was in such a state of disrepair that it was almost sold, demolished, and replaced by a gas station! It wasn't until it was saved for historic preservation in the late 1950's that the 2-hole outhouse was replaced and indoor plumbing was installed. The $12 cost of admission seems a bit pricey, but we thought it was worth it based on our experience, as well as comparing it to other less interesting Key West landmarks or museums.
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