FLORIDA KEYS — WLRN, South Florida’s National Public Radio affiliate, and the Florida Keys & Key West tourism council have partnered to offer families free- or reduced-admission passes to a number of Florida Keys attractions and museums Friday through Sunday, Aug. 23-25.
The program provides a cultural pass for South Florida residents and visitors to discover the history of the Florida Keys by offering incentives to experience 20 participating museums and attractions.
To participate, log onto wlrn.org and register to print the Florida Keys and Key West Museum and Attractions Weekend pass. Participating entities include:
History of Diving Museum
Florida Keys History & Discovery Center
Dolphin Research Center
Pigeon Key Foundation
Fort East Martello
Lighthouse & Keeper’s Quarters Museum
Custom House Museum
Tennessee Williams Museum
Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Odditorium
Key West Tropical Forest & Botanical Garden
Key West Aquarium
Key West Shipwreck Treasure Museum
Harry S. Truman Little White House
Key West Art Center
Key West Garden Club at West Martello
Mel Fisher Maritime Museum
Florida Keys Eco Discovery Center
The Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory
Sails to Rails Museum at Flagler Station
Audubon House & Tropical Garden
The Parade of Nations is a collection of 25 historic hard-hat dive helmets from around the world at the History of Diving Museum in Islamorada.
Pigeon Key, located off Marathon, is accessible by ferry boat for a fascinating tour of historic railroad history.