Fort Zachary Taylor Historic State Park
100 Angela St
Key West, FL 33040
State Park: Birding, Fish, Hike, History, Picnic, Walk, Water Sports
In addition to an opportunity to see and learn about American history, the park boasts the best beach in Key West. Unless there is unfavorable weather, you can snorkel off the beach and see tropical fish and live coral. There are picnic tables, and grills, a short nature trail and a concession that offers snacks, cold drinks, some necessities, and souvenirs. Fort Taylor is the best place on the island to see unobstructed views of the most dramatic sunsets around.