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The Oldest House

322 Duval St, Key West, FL 33040-6510
+1 305-294-9501
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Worthwhile Visit

At first we weren't sure we wanted to take time to go through this "Oldest House" in Key West. Once... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Durango, Colorado
Nice from outside

excited to stop to visit this old place. took some nice photos from outside...then noticed- closed... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Columbia, South Carolina
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good36%
  • Average14%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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322 Duval St, Key West, FL 33040-6510
+1 305-294-9501
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Reviewed 1 week ago

At first we weren't sure we wanted to take time to go through this "Oldest House" in Key West. Once inside and touring the grounds, we all agreed it was very worthwhile! The history behind the house is fascinating and to see how it was...More

Thank JM0723
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

excited to stop to visit this old place. took some nice photos from outside...then noticed- closed on Wednesday....ok, right....guess not in the cards...oh well...

Thank jlantern3
Reviewed 15 August 2017

free place to visit on duval street. hard to find (we passed it a couple times). has bathrooms. the house is so cute and was told by a worker that the furniture is either original to the house or original to the era. Has cute...More

Thank Linda A
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Key West can be very hot and humid, and this lovely old home is air conditioned which made it a very welcome break from the sweltering heat in August. It is free, and just a nice place to spend 15 minutes or more. Rooms are...More

Thank GodLovesYou
Reviewed 11 August 2017

4 stars - not 1! It won't let me change the rating! We only visited the house on a whim. On the main drag of Duval St, the house stands out for all the right reasons. The guides were so knowledgeable and obviously loved their...More

Thank Gardener01
Reviewed 3 August 2017

We happened upon this wonderful house as we were strolling along Duval Street. My husband loved talking to the guide, who was very knowledgeable about the history and contents of the home. Everything is just as it was when the youngest daughter lived in the...More

Thank Kimberley S
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Interesting to see how they lived in the 1800s in Key West. Property was beautiful. The house was fairly small for how many people lived in it back then. Staff was very friendly.

Thank BigO824
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Just seen the notice advertising the house as we ambled along the streets & decided to pop in. Interesting to see & the volunteer gave us some good information about the house. Lovely gardens to relax in for a few moments off the hustle from...More

Thank robbo84
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Stumbled along this on duval street and glad we did. The guide was very informative and had a true love and passionate for the history of this house. We were there like 15-20 minutes. Nice to learn of the history and more how people lived...More

Thank vcarden
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Visiting the Oldest House was part of the Ghost and Mysteries tour. A good walking tour of many of the historical houses and properties along Eaton Street.

Thank ColoFireGuy
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