Hemingway Home & Museum 907 Whitehead Street • Key West • Florida 33040

Hemingway Home & Museum

907 Whitehead Street
Key West, Florida 33040

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Why You'll Love This Place

A Here Comes The Guide Wedding Venue Review
  • Once home to legendary author Ernest Hemingway, the gorgeous grounds of his Key West retreat have been meticulously maintained and provide a lush backdrop for an island celebration near the southernmost point of Florida.
  • You can arrange for a private tour of the house for you and your guests during your festivities. The structure, which dates back to 1851, still contains chandeliers and art collected by the Hemingways, and is patrolled by cats descended from the family's own pets.
  • The dense tropical foliage of the gardens offers a feast for the senses. With hibiscus, jasmine, ginger, and gardenias flourishing throughout the property, you'll be delighted by the bright colors and perfumed scents that waft on the evening breeze.


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Prices: What's this going to cost?

Rental Fee
  • $3,500–4,000/event
  • Rental fee varies depending on:
    • Day of week
    • Time of year
  • The venue rental fee covers up to 100 guests. Additional hours range $525–750 depending on the day. Daytime pricing & midweek elopement pricing are available.


Indoors Outdoors
Ceremony Seated 100 100
Cocktails, etc. Standing 100 100
Reception Seated 100 100
Meetings Total meeting capacity for this venue is 100.

Venue Details

Site Uses

  • Ceremony
  • Outdoor Ceremony
  • Wedding Receptions
  • Outdoor Reception
  • Elopement Packages
  • Small Wedding
  • Rehearsal Dinner
  • Special Events / Parties
  • Business Functions / Meetings

Essential Info


$ • $$


Preferred list



Amplified Music


Wheelchair Access

Wheelchair accessible


Year-round, daily.

Venue Type

Buildings, other structures, and natural settings available at this venue:

  • Garden
  • Historic / Landmark Building
  • Museum
  • Non-Profit
  • Unique
  • Patio / Deck / Terrace
  • Retreat
  • Private Estate

Venue Views

Peep the views you’ll enjoy from this venue!

  • Forest / Woods
  • Garden
  • Landscaped Grounds
  • Pool Area


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