75 Fun Things To Do In Key West

Being the furthest island down the chain on the Florida Keys and located closer to Cuba than Miami, you won’t be disappointed with the beautiful ocean views in Key West. Along with that, there’s an endless supply of fun things to do and see in this island city known for its diving and snorkeling destinations. What are you waiting for? It’s time to make the trip!

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Fury Water Adventures Key West

Make commotion on the ocean with Fury Water Adventures Key West

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Dry Tortugas National Park

Stroll along the top of Fort Jefferson at Dry Tortugas National Park

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Key West Butterfly and Nature Conservatory

Meet butterflies up close and personal at Key West Butterfly and Nature Conservatory

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Danger Charters

Sip & sail on a sunset cruise with open bar at Danger Charters

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The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum

Go to see rare cats at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum

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Mallory Square

Feast your eyes on the beautiful sunset view & celebrations at Mallory Square

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Dolphin Watch

Get to know some of the sea’s friendliest creatures with Dolphin Watch

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Sebago Water Sports Day Tours

Spend a fabulous day of fun in the sun snorkeling & parasailing with Sebago Water Sports Day Tours

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The Overseas Highway

Take a scenic drive on The Overseas Highway for great panaromic views of the ocean

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Duval Street

Get lost in the night life of Duval Street

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Key West Garden Club

Get back to nature in the beautiful gardens at Key West Garden Club

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Floridays

Explore the colorful underwater world with Floridays

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Florida Keys Eco-Discovery Center

Check out the interesting and interactive exhibits at Florida Keys Eco-Discovery Center

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West Martello Tower

See the abandoned Civil War era fort converted to a garden that is West Martello Tower

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Key West Lighthouse and Keeper's Quarters Museum

Appreciate the pretty scenery at Key West Lighthouse and Keeper’s Quarters Museum

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Sunset Water Sports

Take a wonderful cruise tour with Sunset Water Sports

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Aqua Nightclub

Get wild on a night out at Aqua Nightclub

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Sunset Pier

Enjoy waterfront dining and drinks at Sunset Pier

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Key West Firehouse Museum

Take a top notch history lesson from the exhibits at Key West Firehouse Museum

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Key West Eco Tours

Explore and experience the natural wonders of the Florida Keys with Key West Eco Tours

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Parawest Parasail Key West

Experience the thrill of flying 300 feet over the crystal clear waters of Key West with Parawest Parasail Key West

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Historic Seaport at Key West Bight

Chill at the docks of Historic Seaport at Key West Bight

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FINZ Dive Center

Dive the famous Vandenberg Wreck with FINZ Dive Center

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HydroThunder

Have a blast jet skiing the Gulf and Atlantic with HydroThunder

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Bourbon Street Pub

Take a walk on the wild side of Key West at Bourbon Street Pub

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Key West Jeep Adventures

Rent a jeep for a scenic tour of the city with Key West Jeep Adventures

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Smathers Beach

Soak up the sun at Smathers Beach

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Garden of Eden

Paint your body for some fun at Garden of Eden

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Mellow Ventures

Spend an afternoon paddle boarding in mangroves with Mellow Ventures

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Key West Aquarium

Get fascinated by the residents of Key West Aquarium; over a 100 species of fish, turtles, sharks and birds

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Nancy Forrester's Secret Garden

Have fun with talking, laughing and dancing parrots at Nancy Forrester’s Secret Garden

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Key West Food Tours

Go on a 3-hour entertaining foodie adventure through historic Downtown Key West with Key West Food Tours

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Dolphin Safari

Introduce yourself to the amazing marine life at Dolphin Safari

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Coral Head Adventures

Host a private sunset cruise at Coral Head Adventures to bask in amazing snorkeling, Spearfishing, fishing

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Plunder Key West - A Foodie Drink & History Stroll

Take a foodie drink & history stroll with Plunder Key West – A Foodie Drink & History Stroll

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White Street Pier

Take in the spectacular view of the sunrise in the morning at White Street Pier

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Higgs Beach

Take a relaxing seaside stroll on the white sand at Higgs Beach

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Key West First Legal Rum Distillery

Watch and taste the rums being made in front of you at Key West First Legal Rum Distillery

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Ripley's Believe It Or Not

Freak out in the locked Ripley’s Haunted building at Ripley’s Believe It Or Not

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Key West Seaplane Adventures

Get into “Airplane Mode” for a fabulous ride over the island with Key West Seaplane Adventures

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Old Town Trolley Tours Key West

Embark on an informative tour of Key West with Old Town Trolley Tours Key West

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Historic Tours of America - Key West

Admire the Victorian mansions and palm trees of this fascinating town with Historic Tours of America – Key West

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Waterfront Playhouse

Have some laughs at a musical comedy at Waterfront Playhouse

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Nomadic SUP Paddleboard Eco Tours

Observe the fascinating marine ecosystem all around; paddleboarding with Nomadic SUP Paddleboard Eco Tours

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Bone Island Ghost Tours - Haunted Pub Crawl

Experience Key West’s spooky side on an evening tour through the city’s most eerie locations with Bone Island Ghost Tours – Haunted Pub Crawl

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Key West Tropical Forest and Botanical Garden

Relax and enjoy the serenity of Key West Tropical Forest and Botanical Garden

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Sloan’s Ghost Hunt Key West

Immerse yourself in an adventurous evening exploring Key West’s strange and eerie past with Sloan’s Ghost Hunt Key West

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Dream Catcher Charters

Reel in a big one while fishing at Dream Catcher Charters

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Red Barn Theatre

Treat yourself with an outstanding live performance at Red Barn Theatre

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UpWind Kiteboarding

Do a little flying with UpWind Kiteboarding

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Simonton Street Beach

Try out the best fish-tacos in town at Simonton Street Beach

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Tropic Cinema

Have your picture taken with Marilyn Monroe in one of her most famous poses at Tropic Cinema

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Wyland Galleries

Seek out some wonderful aquatic art at Piccadilly’s Fine Art Galleries

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Key West Turtle Museum

Walk around at the Key West Turtle Museum

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Yoga at Sea

Rejuvenate your mind with a paddleboard yoga session with Yoga at Sea

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Higgs Beach Dog Park

Unleash your dog for some fun at Higgs Beach Dog Park

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Historic Charter Boat Row

Hand-feed a tarpon at Historic Charter Boat Row

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Fantasy Fest

Descend on Key West with thousands of fun-loving party people for an adults-only extravaganza at Fantasy Fest

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Sheriff's Animal Farm

Meet animals up close and personal at Sheriff’s Animal Farm

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Clinton Square Market

Stop in for a sweet treat, a quirky souvenir, or a new pair of shades at Clinton Square Market

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Air Adventures

Get a bird’s eye view over the beautiful waters & wildlife of Key West with Air Adventures

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Western Dry Rocks

Take an excellent double dip snorkeling trip at Western Dry Rocks

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Key Colony Beach Golf & Tennis

Bestow yourself with a round of golf or tennis at Key Colony Beach Golf & Tennis

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C. B. Harvey Rest Beach Park

Explore the quieter side of Key West at C. B. Harvey Rest Beach Park

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Heritage House Museum

Step back in time into 1800’s Key West at Heritage House Museum

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Coasters Key West

Travel through space, go underwater, or underground with a thrilling 3-d roller coaster ride at Coasters Key West

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Trails and Tales of Key West

Discover the colorful characters & history of Key West island in a 90 minutes tour with Trails and Tales of Key West

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Far Out Fishing Charters

Catch a “Big Fish” for a dinner party at Far Out Fishing Charters

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Harry S. Truman Little White House

Discover a hidden piece of American history at Harry S. Truman Little White House

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Fort Zachary Taylor Historic State Park

Picnic on the beach at Fort Zachary Taylor Historic State Park

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Southernmost Point

Get in the queue to have your photo taken at the iconic landmark that is Southernmost Point

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Bahia Honda State Park

Take a snorkeling tour to the fabulous Looe Key National Marine Sanctuary at Bahia Honda State Park

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Robbie’s Marina

Hand feed groups of hungry tarpon at Robbie’s Marina

There are hundreds of things to do on the beautiful island where Key West is located. If you don’t see your favorite destination in this city on the list, make sure to reach out to our team! And if you want to continue to explore Florida, head up the highway to explore the epic things to do in Miami and take a trip for a weekend getaway!