Why Key West Was Originally Named "Bone Island

The fierce Calusa Indians were said to leave the remains of their enemies on the beaches of Key West, thus creating Key West's first name, Cayo Hueso... Island of Bones.

More Tips

Key West Sites

"Your user friendly guide to Key West Florida"

Key West Audubon House & Tropical Gardens


The Audubon House & Tropical Gardens offer a relaxing, educational environment for families and visitors of all ages.


Audubon House And Tropical Gardens FAQ's:

Question: Where is the Audubon House And Tropical Gardens located?

Answer: The house is located on Key West, Florida.

Question: What is the Audubon House?

Answer: A nonprofit educational institution for poeple of all ages.

Question: What will I see at the institution?

Answer: You will enjoy viewing the works of John James Audubon, world renown ornithologist. There are 28 first edition Audubon works in the house. You will also view a lush one-acre view of tropical foliage.

Question: Does the house facilitate private events?

Answer: Yes, the House and Gardens can be rented for weddings, luncheons, dinners, receptions, and other special events.

Editors Choice:
The Audubon House home page- Info about the audubon house, tropical gardens, fine art, group tours. weddings, and more.

Best Aububon House Photos:
Click Here to View Photos
House photos found with a google search.

e-mail E-mail this page
print Printer-friendly page