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Fort East Martello Museum

3501 S Roosevelt Blvd, Key West, FL 33040-5209
+1 305-296-3913
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Creepy....but informative!

We visited the museum as one of the stops on the Ghosts and Gravestones tour. We learned a little... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
XXLDaddy
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Part of the ghost tour

We did this as part of the ghost tour. We saw Robert the Doll. There are interesting stories in... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Diana P
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  • Excellent47%
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  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
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“haunted doll” (18 reviews)
“civil war” (22 reviews)
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3501 S Roosevelt Blvd, Key West, FL 33040-5209
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited the museum as one of the stops on the Ghosts and Gravestones tour. We learned a little about the history of Fort East Martello. The fort was constructed during the Civil War but was never finished by the Army. It was controlled by...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We did this as part of the ghost tour. We saw Robert the Doll. There are interesting stories in regards to this doll. They also have speak about a bizarre story of an old X-ray tech that fell in love with a young Spanish girl...More

Thank Diana P
Reviewed 16 August 2017

This was one of the worst museums I've ever been to. You think you would see more of the time period but no. Some things had no description and the cost of $10 per person for a less than half and hour visit isn't worth...More

Thank CLux8
Reviewed 15 August 2017

We stopped by the fort as part of a Haunted Key West Tour and was impressed by the fort and museum. We spent some time in the gift shop and then saw Robert the Doll and the museum area around it. Interesting and worth a...More

Thank Ron H
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

My son loved the art and I was so excited to see Robert the Doll. I did ask him twice if I could take his picture, just to be on the safe side :-).

Thank Colton M
Reviewed 12 August 2017

My family was skeptical about going to this Museum. We thought it was going to be some boring museum with blah blah vanilla stuff inside... But the story of Robert the Doll, in the reviews, really caught our attention. The museum was full of history...More

Thank LikeuhBoss
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Love the history of this museum. Free parking and very inexpensive. It is a self guided tour, has a nice little gift shop and is not air conditioned. We were not into the whole Robert the Doll story which has a display, but loved the...More

Thank Elaine N
Reviewed 18 July 2017

We arrived in Key West, via a cruise ship, and I wanted to visit Robert the Doll while I was there. Robert is located at the Fort East Martello Museum, so we hopped on a trolley and got off near the museum. We really enjoyed...More

Thank Debbie G
Reviewed 13 July 2017

This is a very interesting place. I would definitely recommend it for people interested in ship wrecks and stories about the civil war. We enjoyed the grounds. This is also the home of the famous Robert the Doll. They do a great job of displaying...More

Thank dvelez3329
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

We stopped here on an afternoon before heading to downtown Key West. The admission price is inexpensive...I think we paid $6/person. It is a self guided tour and you see various Key West historical items, art, a Fort and Robert the doll. The Fort is...More

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dacranjel
16 September 2017|
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Response from Joan R | Reviewed this property |
I don't know. No live cams are running...no power. My bet is they did! They have seen a lot of storms! 🙏 for key west!
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Faith G
29 May 2017|
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Stanley Joseph Papi Born in Canada and Raised in Illinois. After Military service he settled in Key Largo, and started a welding business that serviced all of the Keys. But disturbed the neighbors with his crazy gaudy art... More
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Megan C
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They take credit cards
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