Experience A Variety of Key West Attractions

Adventure Is Just Around The Corner

Take time out to explore our local area and discover the best Key West attractions, all just minutes from Parrot Key Hotel & Villas. Whether you’re seeking relaxation, adventure or a little bit of both, the history and picturesque setting of Key West along pristine waters is sure to please even the most discerning traveler.

Old Town Trolley
Showcasing over 100 points of interest, the Old Town Trolley allows you to enjoy the best of Key West whether you want to learn about Indians, pirates or the Civil War. By combining humorous stories and historical information, the tour guides will share a bit of paradise with you.

Conch Tour Train
Begin Key West vacations with a tour of the Old Town to explore rich architectural features, historical characters and much more.

Snorkeling At Fort Jefferson
Whether you’re a beginner snorkeler or a seasoned expert, the shallow waters allow all ages to enjoy the abundance of tropical fish and coral among the Key West waters.

Key West Aquarium
One of the first Key West tourist attractions, Key West Aquarium was open during the Great Depression as an attempt to stage an economic recovery. Today, you can view marine life indigenous to the Florida Keys including sharks, turtles, tropical fish and more.

Audubon House & Tropical Gardens
As a highly-visited gem among Key West attractions, the Audubon House and Tropical Gardens was built between 1846 and 1849, having since been restored to its former glory. Antique enthusiasts will appreciate the furnishings and history that lie within the walls of the former home of Captain John H. Geiger, harbor pilot and master wrecker. 

Waterfront Theater
The Waterfront Playhouse has been entertaining Key West audiences for over 80 years. Located in the heart of Key West’s historic Mallory Square, this not-for-profit, professional theater attracts locals and tourists with a wide range of theatrical fare. The Playhouse is an intimate 150-seat theater located steps from Key West’s nightly sunset celebration.

Key West Theater
The Key West Theater is a newly renovated performing arts center that is home to the Key West Theater & Community Stage, Rams Head Promotions, Grateful Guitar, Back Stage Listening Room and the Key West Theater Recording Studio.

Red Brick Customs House
The big red brick building towering over Mallory Square and the Key West waterfront is known as the Custom House, but customs operations only formed part of what transpired inside its walls. Visit to learn about the intriguing history of Key West.

Key West Historical Society
Committed to preservation, the Key West Art & Historical Society collects, safeguards and interprets all facets of Florida Keys culture through compelling curatorial and educational initiatives and partnerships.