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Key West First Legal Rum Distillery

Closed Now: 10:00 - 20:00
Open today: 10:00 - 20:00
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Loved it!

I was a little leary of tasting straight rum, but it was great! We were greeted right away and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Key West, Florida
via mobile
So Glad We Stopped!

We did the full rum tasting, plus the rum tour and mojito class on a Friday afternoon visit to Key... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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Free Tour's at 1pm 3pm and 4pm and now Free MOJITO CLASS Monday thru Saturday at 4:30!Key wests first craft distillery in history for the Florida keys . Free rum tastings and tours are provided daily from 10pm-9pm Monday thru Sunday . Many types of...more
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105 Simonton St, Key West, FL 33040-6626
+1 305-294-1441
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I was a little leary of tasting straight rum, but it was great! We were greeted right away and decided to try all the different types of rum they had. We were told about each one as we went down the line. Very informative tasting....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Kelsorama
Reviewed 3 days ago

We did the full rum tasting, plus the rum tour and mojito class on a Friday afternoon visit to Key West. All were great experiences! My husband and I shared the rum tasting (purchased one glass, shared the samples), which worked out great. Richard, our...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Mrs_Filizetti
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Very good Rum!!! We enjoy the tour and the history about the special Rum they made! Enjoy the shots!!!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank eugenialefkada
Reviewed 4 days ago

We visited the Key West First Legal Rum Distillery and had an overview on the history of rum. Our guide, Bob, gave a great presentation on the history of rum making and how they distinguish themselves from other rum distilleries. In addition to the presentation,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jim F
Reviewed 1 week ago

We walked a ways to find this place and have a tasting. They let you choose one of their rums and then give you about a thimble full. As rums go, it was mediocre.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Kdec_austin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was a nice addition to our itinerary today. Best of all it was free. Informative and fun. I recommend this if you have a half hour to spare.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank CAV876
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very informative tour--the guide was very personable. We stayed for the mojito workshop and learned a whole lot! Got home

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank AMcGuire710
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a blast and got to hang out with great people while learning a lot in the process. We went at 4p on a Friday and then got to stay for the mojito class as well. I just wish that they could ship back...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank JayhawkCA
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We discovered the distillery by accident - left tipsy! You can just walk into the distillery, the staff is welcoming and willing to explain processes etc. There is also a gift shop and a small bar, of course! Many options of tasting. Really a nice...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Philipp171
Reviewed 6 November 2018

I thought I knew all there was to know about rum until I visited the Key West Rum Distillery. We signed up for the tour and tasting. Enjoyed the history lesson, tour of the small facility and bottling room. We tasted three rums which are...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Chris F
28 October 2018|
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Response from markhR6849EI | Reviewed this property |
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20 September 2018|
Response from TwoWheelsOnly | Reviewed this property |
We live in state and always drive down, so bringing it home isn't a problem, but in the event that they don't (and I would imagine they do), you can purchase online.
Chris F
26 August 2018|
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Response from paulmenta | Property representative |
Yes all under 21 persons are allowed as long as They are with a Adult :)