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Fort East Martello Museum

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Came for the doll

So, we biked to this museum basically to see robert the doll lol. We did see him so KW bucket list... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Spring, Texas
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Quite an eclectic collection

Having pleasantly visited the West Martello Tower and Botanical Garden on Tuesday of the week we... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2018
Delta, Pennsylvania
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  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As an almost fort - this site has merit from an architectural aspect, and was quite interesting. But it was devoid of diagrams, maps, schematics, any other type of rendition that would add pertinacity to the purpose and use rooms and spaces. The inner building...More

Thank Carol P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So, we biked to this museum basically to see robert the doll lol. We did see him so KW bucket list is checked. The grounds and the fort are mildly interesting. I wouldn’t go out of my way unless you just have a real interest...More

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Reviewed 3 October 2018

I really enjoyed visiting this museum. There is a variety of cool stuff to see from yesteryear. There is one room that contains metal artwork by folk artist Stanley Papio, aka Barefot Stanley, a longtime colorful Keys resident who created awesome sculptures from "junk." And,...More

Thank Patti W
Reviewed 22 September 2018

Three spots is probably an optimistic rating for this museum. The high point, and focal point, of the place is Robert the Doll. If you're into the paranormal and want a good tingly feeling, go see Robert the Doll. As far as this being a...More

Thank Daniel34373
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

Saw Robert The Doll (again). As my friend and I were standing at Robert’s case, my friend talked with him. I stood there looking at Robert, I said nothing. Suddenly, my arm started burning. I looked at it, my arm had a welt on it....More

Thank Blueonblue21
Reviewed 5 September 2018

Having pleasantly visited the West Martello Tower and Botanical Garden on Tuesday of the week we were in Key West, we decided to visit the East Martello Tower and Museum the following day. What fun! Everything is on display - from an exhibit on the...More

Thank GrandmaBarbara0420
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

Sorry for watching your video on YouTube. Apologies. Really sorry for it. Apologies apologies apologies

Thank purinac1
Reviewed 17 August 2018

Loved the museum's charm and all of the items that they have on display. There are lots of things to see here and the attendant there was wonderful. This is a great stop if you have a couple of hours to spend.

Thank Celena B
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

I have to admit my 2 teenage boys talked about Robert the Doll for years. So in August 2018 we decided to go take a mini trip to the keys. As we live in Fla. And never been. Well the museum was great and as...More

Thank mannino41
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

I'm not into "history"while vacationing but I'm glad we stopped here. I enjoyed seeing that the fort had to offer. My favorite part was Robert the doll and learning about his history and what made him "famous". I love all things haunted or scary. If...More

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15 August 2018|
Response from mjreed6931 | Reviewed this property |
I assume they would be open during Fantasy Fest...all the attractions are open as I remember. Fantasy Fest is a great adult experience.
23 July 2018|
Response from Hannah S | Reviewed this property |
$10 per person, and worth it!