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West Martello Tower

1100 Atlantic Blvd, Key West, FL 33040-4883
+1 305-294-3210
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1100 Atlantic Blvd, Key West, FL 33040-4883
+1 305-294-3210
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We met the nicest, most informative volunteer at the front desk. It was a fun diversion from the beach and a nice break from the sun.

Thank April F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A lovely peaceful garden tended with care, right on the ocean. Worth a walk along the beach side to spend a while here. Totally free but a donationn welcome. A little hidden gem in Key West.

Thank janiensk
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had been wanting to come here for the past couple of trips and finally made it. We rode bikes over and explored the tower. It is free to get in, but they do ask for donations. The butterfly area is beautiful as well as...More

Thank jtrig1
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

A beautifully landscaped gem inside the ruins of. 19th century fort. Well worth a visit. Linger a while and check every book and cranny

Thank Joe B
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Lovely garden that is worth a quick look at if you have time. It is free and doesn't take a lot of time, although the guide provides extra information if you want to spend a bit longer. They have a giant tree that is hard...More

Thank Colette S
Reviewed 11 April 2017

It's so easy to just walk, bike or scooter by this but don't. Stop and take a few minutes to stroll around the breathtaking gardens situated right on the ocean front. Take in the history and antiquity of the grounds and building and feel the...More

Thank stephenrankin2016
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

A most unique attraction, see plants that only grow in this region. It's a self guided attraction, but the garden club members are always there to help. Beautiful location with spectacular ocean views, located near the beach and great restaurants. Very relaxing and educational!

Thank shark4rae
Reviewed 3 April 2017

The attraction is free with an option to donate. We parked down this area and it is about a 15 min walk to duval st from here. This location is a historical tower that was turned into a gardening club. It's really gorgeous in there...More

Thank meltxlx
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Beautiful spot for a stroll or sit down and read or just take in magnificent views of the Atlantic ocean. Best of all its FREE. Wonderful flowers and plants. Very relaxing and located next to Higgs Beach with a city park across the street

Thank J L
Reviewed 18 March 2017

This place was truly a delight to find and walk through. Very small but worth the trip. No fees but they do take donations. I highly recommend for anyone who just loves nature, trees and beauty.

Thank Joyce713
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Sally G
How far is it from the cruise port ??
23 July 2016|
Response from coconutheadKW | Property representative |
It is a 5 minute drive from the cruise port to Key West Garden Club which is located in the West Martello Tower.
Sally G
How far is it from the cruise port ??
23 July 2016|
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Response from Erik L | Reviewed this property |
Approx. 1.3 miles. Don't worry, it's not that far for a l I surely stroll. It's not far from the southernmost point.