Home of the world famous Key West Sunset Celebration, and numerous great shops, and attractions.
Two signature shops are:
With the largest selection of shells in Key West, the Shell Warehouse is located in the heart of Mallory Square in Asa Tift's 19th century ice house. This unique shopping experience will have you reeling with its extensive emporium of rare shells from around the world, fine jewelry, local artwork, and home d√©cor that will mark your Key West experience for all time. Something for everyone and located in the heart of Mallory Square.
Key West's economy once thrived off the industry of sponging. The Key West Sponge Market is a historical shopping experience that features a museum of the sponging industry and native sponge trading, which used to fuel the livelihood of many Key West locals. Browse through the Sponge Market's ample selection of natural sponges, nautical gifts, models, Key West collectibles, local art, books, Key Lime products and tropical apparel.