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Southernmost Point

Whitehead Street, Key West, FL 33040
+1 305-809-3700
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A colorful landmark buoy and spectacular sunsets make the southernmost spot in the Continental U.S. a special place to visit.
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good28%
  • Average31%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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Whitehead Street, Key West, FL 33040
+1 305-809-3700
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This was a very interesting spot to visit. It is at the center then most tip of the United States of America. In order to get here however you really do need to take a tour bus it's extremely hard to walk to from our...More

Thank Lynetric R
Reviewed 3 days ago

It was so crowed it was hard to get close by, we just drove by and took a picture as we traveled by in our vehicle.

Thank Dena V
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This was a 5 minute walk from our hotel now people are waiting in 30 min line but we kid just went up in front of an took pictures from the side , we didn't have to stand by it an touch it but it's...More

Thank Suzie J
Reviewed 3 days ago

The area where you find this landmark might not be so special but however special. Just imagine that you are on the southernmost point in US and only 90 miles to Cuba. If you are in southern Florida do the trip to Key West, I...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 4 days ago

Honestly, I think you should come see this buoy if you are in Key West just to say you saw it. It's iconic. That aside, there is nothing magical about it when you are there. There is usually a massive line of people waiting to...More

Thank Patrick C
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Cool sight to see but there is ALWAYS a line to take a picture. U was in key west for five days and finally got a pic the last night after midnight, there was still a line! But it was much shorter

Thank alexandrasW904PT
Reviewed 6 days ago

Although a more southern part of Key West exists at Fort Zachary Taylor State Park, this symbolic attraction is still nice to have in the photo album. Try to get to it either early in the morning or late at night, to avoid huge crowds...More

Thank Ioana T
Reviewed 1 week ago

We walked here from Duval street to see what the excitement was about. There is quite a wait, probably 15-20 minutes while people take photos in front of the statue. It was fun to say we had been there, but there isn't much around it...More

Thank Jennifer C
Reviewed 1 week ago

First and foremost, I was amazed at how quick and easy it was to get a picture despite the amount of people. You just line up and wait your turn. Simple and easy. We offered to take a picture of the group in front of...More

Thank Samollie08
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is one of those things you just HAVE to do in Key West! Gotta go to the Southernmost point in USA! Bummer that you have to always wait in a line to get a pic, but it is a must do for everyone, so...More

Thank Jeff H
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15 August 2017|
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Response from TakingUThere | Reviewed this property |
No, not at all. Just ask someone in line and everybody will help you, so don´t worry.
30 May 2017|
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Response from price1953 | Reviewed this property |
It is not far off of Duval Street. I am not sure about the public transportation because we walked everywhere.
8 March 2017|
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Response from Kathy C | Reviewed this property |
Only if you enjoy walking and have lots of time. It's a very long walk. Opposite end of the cruise ship port. I suggest you Take the trolley tour, there's one that allows you to hop on and off all day. Since you have limited... More