Key West Shopping and Districts

(Key West, Florida - FL, USA)

Key West is a shopper's paradise and the place to come for unique gifts and souvenirs ranging from Cuban style cigars and Key lime pies to fashion, art work and a profusion of T-shirts.

Opening Hours

Most shops are open seven days a week, while some are only open six days a week depending on the time of year and area of town. Usual opening hours for shops in Key West are from 10:00 to 21:00 from Monday to Saturday, and 12:00 to 18:00 on Sundays.

Shopping Centers

The majority of shopping centers in Key West are located in the New Town, including the hugely popular Key West Welcome Center, while the Old Town is mainly given over to family traders and street vendors.

Bahama Village - between Whitehead and Fort streets, Key West, Florida FL, USA
The bars and restaurants in this area were once a favorite haunt of Ernest Hemingway and Bahama Village was originally where many black Bahamians settled in the 19th century. Bahama Village sports restored shops, bars and plenty of restaurants.

Cigar Alley - near Greene Street, Key West, Florida FL, USA
Originally the biggest business on the island, cigar making is still practiced here. You cannot buy Cuban cigars in Key West, but you can acquire cigars made from home grown Cuban seeds. The Conch Republic Cigar Factory on Greene Street has a wide selection of quality local and imported cigars including the El Hemingway.

Clinton Street Market - Mallory Square, Key West, Florida FL, USA
Located near the harbor and mainly geared to cruise ship passengers, Clinton Street Market is known for its expensive hats and shoes and is also good for coffee and candy.

Duval Street - Key West, Florida FL, USA
There are literally dozens of art galleries on this most famous of Key West streets, with plentiful Caribbean art galleries and shops gathered between Catherine and Fleming streets. Cuba Cuba on Duval Street has paintings, sculptures and photos by Cuban artists and Duval Street is also bursting with T-shirt stores and vendors.

Flaming Maggie's - 830 Fleming Street, Key West, Florida FL, USA
This is a popular book store with a large selection books designed for the gay community. There are many other book stores and record shops scattered throughout the city with new, used and rare books, as well as vinyl and CDs available.

Haitian Art Company - 600 Frances Street, Key West, Florida FL, USA
Tel: +1 305 296 8932
Specializing in numerous original works by renowned and unknown Haitian artists, with prices ranging from inexpensive to pricey masterpieces.

Key West Aloe - 524 Front Street, Key West, Florida FL, USA
Tel: +1 305 294 5592
This aromatic store has graced the Front Street sidewalk for more than 30 years with its lotions, shampoos and balms. The main shop also sells tropical perfumes and cookies, as well as vanilla and hibiscus scents.

Key Lime Pie Company - 701 Caroline Street and 424 Greene Street, Key West, Florida FL, USA
Tel: +1 305 294 6567
Widely known for its pies and cookies, Key Lime Pie Company also makes candles and soaps with Key Lime.