A group of people looking at art in a Key West gallery.Key West is home to a rich and storied history. From its unique rooster and chicken population to its historic forts like Fort Zachary Taylor, there’s no shortage of things to explore and discover during your next stay at NYAH, Not Your Average Hotel. Located only steps from Duval Street, this adults-only hotel designed with groups in mind is the perfect home base. Not only does Key West have a wealth of historical landmarks to explore, but it’s also home to an incredible art scene. On your next visit, leave some room between all the skydiving excursions and shopping at local boutiques to explore it.

Visit Key West Art Galleries

Art galleries are the perfect place to discover exceptional local talent. You may also find the perfect piece to remember your trip by. 

  • The Wyland Galleries of the Florida Keys features sculptures, prints, art on metal, and more from several artists.
  • Representing over 40 international artists, the Key West Gallery is known for its wide variety of styles and genres, including abstracts, oils, and acrylics.
  • The goal at Backyards of Key West is to capture the spirit of Key West. The handcrafted prints showcase some of the colorful sights the island is known for.
  • The Gallery on Greene is known for its collection of figurative island art. Thai spot is filled with fine art, reproductions, and paintings from Key West and the Florida Keys.
  • The De La Gallery showcases the work of Jorge de la Torriente, a skilled photographer and artist, and master framer Jeffrey Rodriguez.

If you do purchase a piece of art from one of the galleries above or another Key West spot, be sure to ask if they offer shipping.

Wander a Museum

There’s more to Key West’s art scene than galleries. There’s also the Key West Museum of Art & History at the Custom House. In the 19th century, this space housed the island’s district courts, postal service, and customs office. Today, it’s home to two floors of exhibits covering art, events, people, and history.

See Why NYAH Is the Perfect Key West Home Base

An aerial view of a Key West hotel near local art galleries.Whether hoping to explore the Key West Art scene with your girlfriends or check out local happy hours on a trip for two, it’s important you have a hotel close to all the action. Found right off Duval Street and near Mallory Square, NYAH is just that place. Our Key West hotel is surrounded by things to do but provides all who stay here with a tranquil place to call home.

Unwind by one of three pools, or enjoy our daily happy hour. When you’re ready to call it a night, our cozy rooms have everything you need to relax and rest up for another day of fun. Before reserving your stay online, check out our different accommodations and ways to save.