Pirates and spongers, authors, and artists; their legacies linger, and their stories can be found in the Key West Library. The headquarters branch for the Keys, this library has an extensive and fascinating Florida History collection, and a large reference section. The library provides several weekly children's programs, and hosts provocative lecture series. Relax in our unique palm garden with tropical foliage from around the world.
Florida History & Genealogy services may be limited due to staffing. Please call ahead for hours of operation.
The Key West Library appreciates the contributions and leadership of the Friends of the Key West Library.
Excavation of old sewer pipes at the Key West Library is scheduled to start on Monday, April 8, and continue for several weeks.
During this project:
There will be NO PARKING in the library parking lot
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There will be limited access to library restrooms
There will be loud jackhammer noise both inside and outside of the library
The rear entrance to the library will be off limits from outside and inside of the library
Programs, especially those using the Auditorium, will be canceled or relocated and services will be limited as warranted
Amnesty for fines will start …