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Key West Cemetery

701 Passover Lane, Margaret and Angela Streets, Key West, FL 33040
+1 305-292-6718
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Something Different to Try in Key West

I have been to Key West several times over the part 30 years but I've never been to the cemetery... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
MalvernGuy
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Philadelphia Suburbs
We rode bikes through the cemetery

We have driven around this famous cemetery many times on The Conch Train, but this most recent... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
MurdaughTravel
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Knoxville, Tennessee
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A very unusual cemetery - several graves have humorous epitaphs (e.g., "I told you I was sick").
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good36%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“above ground” (177 reviews)
“uss maine” (50 reviews)
“buried here” (38 reviews)
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701 Passover Lane, Margaret and Angela Streets, Key West, FL 33040
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I have been to Key West several times over the part 30 years but I've never been to the cemetery. Friends I was with insisted so we went. First we found a good map online on the site keywesttravelguide.com. You can print it out or...More

1  Thank MalvernGuy
Reviewed 5 days ago

We have driven around this famous cemetery many times on The Conch Train, but this most recent visit was the first time we ever rode through the cemetery. We happened upon it as we leisurely rode around the island on bicycles and decided to go...More

1  Thank MurdaughTravel
Reviewed 6 days ago

It is interesting to view the above ground cribs, see the gravestones, names and what is written. Sometimes very funny, interesting to view from historical viewpoint. Makes one appreciate our modern life

1  Thank Bahamaer
Reviewed 1 week ago

For people who like old cemeteries, this one is great. There are many family plots with headstones for many generations. We had learned some of the history of the cemetery from the Fireman's museum as this is where the fire bell was originally placed

1  Thank cbthies
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Key West's haunted history is my favorite thing about the Island. So, naturally, I enjoyed visiting the cemetery. This New Orleans style cemetery is a must see, but save it for a cloudy, cooler day. Wear comfy shoes, as it's a fairly large area. Parking...More

Thank Alysse712
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We found this cemetery fascinating all the different types of burial sites it's a very full cemetery and we did have trouble finding our way out

Thank Gretton
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Interesting tombs and other features of an island cemetery. Saw an iguana sunning itself on a tomb. Saw a funeral. The Jewish corner of the cemetery is especially peaceful.

Thank EricSterling
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not a typical point of interest for me on a vacation. However this cemetery is very different from ones I am accustomed too. The different epitaphs were interesting. Lots of types of arcitechual tomb stones . If nothing else there are lots of iguanas to...More

Thank Rebecca S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very cool to walk through this old historic cemetery. Many iguanas living amongst the tombsstones. Nice for an hour stroll

Thank William R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A deceased husband's headstone reads:" At least now I know where you are". Submitted by his wife!!! You will find this one and many more as you stroll around.

Thank Lewis L
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VegasCat15
6 November 2016|
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Response from ras0407 | Reviewed this property |
Hardly. Conpared to new orleans it is not busy at all
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Darla H
15 July 2015|
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Response from MistyWolf |
"Don't forget to pick up a free map at the Margaret Street entrance." .. This was posted on a search I just did.
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Darla H
15 July 2015|
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Response from Dean W | Reviewed this property |
Free to look. Parking is very limited in this area. Had to park a couple blocks away
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