What’s New & Events

Our Gators Come from the Everglades

August 10th, 2014

Here at the Key West Aquarium, we keep baby alligators that we get from the Everglades in our outdoor exhibit. When they mature to sizes that we can no longer take care of, we send them back to the Everglades and replace them with younger, baby alligators of a much more manageable size. But don’t

Did you know Mojo’s Species is Invasive in Florida?

July 10th, 2014

Because of their fondness for marshlands, many Burmese pythons have reached the Everglades and reproduced at an alarmingly rapid rate. In 2007, Mojo’s species were officially established in North Florida and in the coastal areas of the Panhandle. By 2009, more than 1,300 Burmese pythons had been captured in the Everglades. However, despite their invasive

Locals Visit Us Free Every First Sunday of the Month!

July 1st, 2014

Don’t forget! On every first Sunday of the month, locals get to learn all about Florida’s marine life for free. It’s our way of saying “thank you” for recommending us to your friends and family and for helping us to educate so many people about the unique creatures found in Floridian ecosystems. Just bring your

Our Python Has an Upgraded Home!

June 15th, 2014

That’s right. Our albino Burmese python Mojo recently received some renovations to his home at the Key West Aquarium. Even though he is an invasive species in the South Florida region, we sure are lucky to have him here at the Aquarium. While Mojo is about 10 feel long, most Burmese pythons are 12 feet

June is Local’s Month!

May 15th, 2014

adobe creative suite 6 master collection Each year in June, we like to open our doors to all the residents of Monroe County and invite them to visit the Key West Aquarium (and our partners at the Conch Tour Train, Old Town Trolley, Little White House and Key West Shipwreck Treasures Museum) on us. That's

Local’s Day, Sunday May 4

April 9th, 2014

Calling all Monroe County Residents! Don’t forget that Sunday, February 3rd, is Local’s Day, which means free admission to everyone’s favorite Key West Attractions and Key West Museums like the Aquarium, Conch Tour Train, Old Town Trolley, Harry S. Truman Little White House and the Key West Shipwreck Treasures Museum. Just remember to bring proof

Key West Aquarium CASTmembers are presented with HTA E.S.P. Award

March 4th, 2013

Historic Tours of America (HTA) is proud to present its Entertainment, Service and People (E.S.P.) Award to the CASTmembers of the Key West Aquarium. The HTA E.S.P. Award is normally presented to an individual who has gone beyond their normal call of duty in their given field of endeavor. However, in the case of the

Free Admission for Locals Sunday, February 3, 2013

January 10th, 2013

Calling all Monroe County Residents! Don’t forget that Sunday, February 3rd, is Local’s Day, which means free admission to everyone’s favorite Key West Attractions and Key West Museums like the Aquarium, Conch Tour Train, Old Town Trolley, Harry S. Truman Little White House and the Key West Shipwreck Treasures Museum. Just remember to bring proof

Free Admission for Locals this Sunday, January 6, 2013

January 4th, 2013

Calling all Monroe County Residents! Don't forget that this Sunday, January 6th, is Local's Day, which means free admission to everyone's favorite Key West Attractions and Key West Museums like the Aquarium, Conch Tour Train, Old Town Trolley, Harry S. Truman Little White House and the Key West Shipwreck Treasures Museum. Just remember to bring

Key West Attractions at Mallory Square

November 30th, 2012

Like outdoor plazas? Key West’s Mallory Square is a beautiful outdoor plaza used every year for the “Sunset Celebration,” a breathtaking attraction that draws thousands! write my paper It includes arts, crafts exhibitors, street performers, and food carts! The Square runs the entire length of Wall Street and is located on the waterfront of Key

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