Following the Fish: Hemingway in Key West
January 9, 2015 – July 30, 2015
Hemingway, one of Key West’s most famous residents, devoted a great deal of time fishing the local waters aboard his vessel, Pilar. This exhibition will not only explore his fishing exploits, it will also showcase antique fishing tackle utilized during the period when Hemingway was in search of his next big catch.
Sponsored in part by Marriot Key West Beachside and Tropic Cinema.
The Civil War in Key West: A Sesquicentennial Salute
February 13, 2015 – September 1, 2015
Key West has the distinction of being the only city south of the Mason-Dixon Line that remained in Union control for the duration of the Civil War. In celebrating the 150th anniversary of America’s bloodiest conflict, the exhibition will explore the people, buildings and events which influenced Union operations on the island.
Sponsored in part by SBX Realty and Tropic Cinema.