Historic Walking Tours

Walking through Key West is walking through history! Our tours spotlight sites of historical significance ranging from maritime to architecture, from military to the industries that built Key West. Presenters are top experts in their subject matter and want to share their research with you. Come learn about the people and events that made Key West the unique island that it is today.

Celebrate Key West’s Bicentennial by joining our curator, Cori Convertito, for an architectural walking tour of Old Town. She will discuss historic landmarks in Old Town, architectural styles that make the island so unique, significant owners of note, several uses of homes and buildings since their construction. ​Tour will meet in front of the Key […]

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The Key West Art & Historical Society is hosting a historic walking tour of the Key West Bight lead by the curator, Cori Convertito.  During the tour, she will discuss the industrial and maritime heritage of the island, including the Mallory Steamship Company, the shrimp fleet, the U.S. Navy, sponging, turtling and more. Tour Highlights: […]

Key West Architectural Walking Tour Celebrate Key West’s Bicentennial by joining our curator, Cori Convertito, for an architectural walking tour of Old Town. She will discuss historic landmarks in Old Town, architectural styles that make the island so unique, significant owners of note, several uses of homes and buildings since their construction. ​Tour will meet […]

Hemingway Twilight Walking tour Saturday, April 23, 2022, from 6:00 p.m. to Sunset The mother/daughter research team of Dr. Ashley Oliphant and Beth Yarbrough will lead this hilarious walking tour of the Old Town sites where Hemingway lived, wrote and drank. Yarbrough, a well-known artist and expert in southern American architecture, and Oliphant, a recently retired Professor of English, a longtime member […]

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