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Key West Butterfly Conservatory

Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory

305-296-2988 open 9 AM to 5 PM

Located at the southernmost end of Duval Street, the Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory is one of the island’s most popular family-friendly attractions. It’s home to more than 60 species of butterflies and 20 species of exotic birds. A visit to the Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory is divided between the climate-controlled conservatory where the butterflies flutter freely, the learning center, an art gallery and a gift shop.

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Hop On Hop Off Key West Tours

Hello, I’m Rich Fox, General Manager of Old Town Trolley of Key West. The sun, quaint setting, and clear waters of Key West have lured visitors since its settlement in 1822. For over 30 years, Old Town Trolley Tours has provided sightseeing tours highlighting the best Key West attractions. Hop aboard one of our trolleys and you’ll experience Transportainment, a delightful combination of transportation and entertainment. Our friendly conductors narrate the tour with a fascinating and fun mix of trivia and humorous stories.

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The 6 Best Beaches in Key West – The. Best. Escape. Anyone. Can. Have.

If you are planning a Key West vacation, spending some quality time at the beach is a top priority on your travel itinerary. Boasting temperate waters and more than 3,400 hours of annual sunshine, the beaches of Key West are some of the most popular destinations on this tropical island paradise. You can enjoy the sun, sand and warm water as well as a variety of activities like swimming, snorkeling and fishing.

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Things To Do With Kids in Key West

There’s always something happening in Key West and the year-round sunshine makes it easy to do it all! If you’re looking for a variety of fun things to do in Key West with family, the Southernmost City is a great place to go. Check out some of the most popular family activities on the island. Looking for the most efficient and entertaining way to visit many of the things to do in Key West with kids? Look no further because Old Town Trolley Tours offers parents a relaxing way to tour all the best Key West attractions for kids. Parents don’t have to worry about searching for directions to the Key West Aquarium, driving to White Street Pier and Higgs Beach, or finding parking while traveling from all of Key West’s best attractions. Our hop on and hop off trolley tours allow the parents to concentrate on having fun with their kids instead of worrying about logistics.

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Things To Do In The Summer

It’s summer and there’s no place more exciting to be than in Key West. This tiny island paradise is one of the most unique places on earth, where people from all walks of life come to let loose and have an unforgettable experience. But it’s summer and it’s South Florida! It is a good idea to plan on visiting some of the indoor attractions and sights to stay cool.

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Key West Botanical Garden

7 Stop 7

The Key West Tropical Forest & Botanical Garden is the only frost-free sub-tropical native botanical garden in the continental United States. Here you can see many endangered and threatened flora and fauna. A beautiful and serene respite, this special place will take you back in time and allow you to be among butterflies, birds, plants and seasonal flowers.

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Higgs Beach

10 Stop 10

Hit Higg’s Beach for a true Key West beach experience. A popular beach wedding location, too. Locals love it and so do visitors, including brides who dream of a Key West beach wedding. The white sand and wooden pier make ideal spots for sunbathing and the beach offers umbrella rentals for those who prefer to doze in the shade. There are tennis courts, a restaurant, volleyball courts and more. For the kids, make it a point to stop by Astro City, an awesome playground located just across from the beach.

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