Southernmost Point, Key West

3.6
The very tip of the southeastern United States, Southernmost Point, is a popular spot for photos. A sign once marked the spot, but a more permanent concrete buoy stands at the lookout point today. The attraction's name is misleading--the actual southern point is in a private yard next to the buoy's location--but it’s close. PutSouthernmost Point into our Key West sightseeing planner and find out whats close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • This place is a great place to stand in a long line to take a selfie with the Point Marker. Do yourself a favor if the line is a block long, find another time. Also remember that Key West has people.....  more »
  • If you're really into standing photographing yourself at the supposedly southernmost point of the U.S. - though Google Maps begs to differ slightly in Key West - this may be the stop for you. We...  more »
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  • Great place for a picture!! Arrive early to get a shot or might have to wait in line. There usually is a cart with coconut water and pin-a-colada; maybe a good idea to hydrate while waiting. Also, would highly recommend renting a scooter to visit this place to avoid long walk or parking.
  • Honestly nothing much there but was a bucket list item, there was a line to take photos with it but it’s just at the end of the road, mostly housing around. We walked from around Mallory square and in about a mile we hit “mile 0”, the Hemingway house, and the southernmost point. Was a nice little walk to get in the sights, but remember that as you go towards it you’re going away from the restaurants, bathrooms, banks etc.
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