Mallory Square
Mallory Square
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Key Info

400 Wall St.

Price & Hours

Free
24/7 daily

Details

Sightseeing, Free, Neighborhood/Area Type
1 to 2 hours Time to Spend
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For a great view of the Key West sunset, head to Mallory Square at the northwest tip of the island. During the Sunset Celebration (a free, nightly arts festival that starts about two hours before sunset), this is one of the best spots on the island to catch the sun's last moments and revel in the end of the day. But because it's one of the best vantage points for watching a sunset, it's also extremely crowded, especially with cruise ship passengers.

Recent visitors were divided about the Sunset Celebration. While some loved the buskers, others felt the shops and eateries around the square were kitschy and overpriced. If you do go, most reviewers said you only need to go once to get the full experience. Access to Mallory Square is free.

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