Please note: All libraries will be closed Monday, Jan. 17th in observance of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

Florida History Department

The Florida History Department houses a vast array of local history archival materials, including newspapers, images, and genealogy resources.

Located in the Key West Library

(305) 809-5260

(305) 809-5261

Hours of Operation

Monday: 9:00 am – 8:00 pm
Tuesday: 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Wednesday: 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Thursday: 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Friday: 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Saturday: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Sunday: Closed

Florida History News

  • Key West’s Black History: Shaping an Island with Dr. Cori Convertito — Nov. 8 at 6PM

    Please note: This event is available virtually or in-person. See link below […]

  • Talks with Tom Hambright

    An occasional series of chats with Historian Tom Hambright. Produced and filmed […]

Florida History Services

Florida History Resources

Florida History Images