Monroe County (44)

Historic Markers Across Florida

 

Monroe County was created on 1823.

The county seat is in Key West, FL.,
and the county is 997  Square Miles in area.



  Click here to visit the Monroe county home page.

  FIPS Code: 12087

  Information about Monroe County, Florida, from Wikipedia.

  US Census Quick Facts about Monroe County.

 

There are 67 Historic Markers in Monroe County.

1st U.S. Flag Over Key West   -   FLHM 
  Mallory Square, in front of Waterfront Playhouse      

African Cemetery at Higgs Beach   -   FLHM F-432
  on Atlantic Blvd west of White St, Key West, FL WM6HC1      

African Queen   -    
  99701 Overseas Highway, Key Largo, FL      

Alfred Goldsboro Mayor   -    
  in Dry Tortugas National Park, Loggerhead Key, FL WMVZ3Y      

Audubon House   -    
  205 Whitehead St, Key West, FL      

Basilica of St. Mary Star of the Sea   -    38
  010 Windsor Lane, Key West, FL      

Clinton Square   -    48
  281 Front Street, Key West, FL      

Convent of Mary Immaculate - (1878)   -   FLHM F-78
  Truman Avenue between Simonton and Margaret Street WM3YVH      

Cornish Memorial AME Zion Church   -    93
  702 Whitehead Street, Key West, FL      

E.H. Gato Cigar Factory   -   FLHM F-701
  At the intersection of Simonton St and Virginia Sts in Key West, FL WMM0MN      

Eduardo Gato Cigar Factory   -    17
  1100 Simonton Street, Key West, FL WMPYR0      

Eduardo H. Gato House   -    F-765
  1327 Duval St, Key West, FL WMGT1D      

First Train To Key West   -   FLHM 
  on U.S. 1 & Roosevelt Blvd. next to Holiday Inn      

Florida East Coast Railroad Overseas Extension - "The Railroad That Went To Sea"   -   FLHM F-266
  on U.S. 1 between Upper and Lower Matecumbe Keys      

Fort Jefferson - Gunrooms   -    
  On the grounds of Fort Jefferson, Dry Tortugas National Park WMPYR0      

Fort Taylor   -   FLHM F-647
  601 Howard England Way, Key West, FL WMPYR5      

Founding of the Conch Republic   -    
  on Wall St, Key West, FL WM6HB5      

Harbor House   -    
  on Front St, Key West, FL WM6J98      

Historic Plaque - Indian Key   -    
  Overseas Highway at milepost 75, Islamorada, FL      

Hurricane Houses   -    
  on Old FL 4A parallel to US 1 in Islamorada, FL WMPYRQ      

Hurricane Monument/The 1935 Hurricane   -    
  behind the Hurricane Memorial on US 1 in Islamorada, FL WMPYRT      

In Memory of Dr. Samuel A. Mudd 1833 - 1883   -    
  in Dry Tortugas National Park, Loggerhead Key, FL WMVYTB      

Indian Key Historic State Park   -   FLHM 
  Located on Indian Key Fill, these information boards along with the Triangle of History marker give a nice account of the history of this area. WMM4BK      

Indian Wells   -    
  Islamorada, FL, along US 1. WMMG58      

Joseph Yates Porter, M.D.   -   FLHM 
  At the intersection of Duval St and Caroline Sts in Key West, FL WMM0MH      

Juan Ponce de Leon   -    
  Overseas Highway (at milepost 78), 1.9 miles south of Old Florida Route 4A, Islamorada, FL      

Key West Armory   -   FLHM F-658
  600 White St, Key West, FL WMM0ME      

Key West Cemetery   -   FLHM F-551
  at the intersection of Passover Lane and Angela St, Key West, FL      

Key West, South Florida's Oldest City   -   FLHM 
  Duval & Front Sts.      

Lignumvitae Key Botanical State Park   -   FLHM 
  Located on Indian Key Fill, these information boards along with the Triangle of History marker give a nice account of the history of this area. WMM4BK      

Long Key Fishing Club   -   FLHM 
  along U.S. 1 WM6HJ9      

Mallory Square   -    
  on Wall St, Key West, FL WM6HAZ      

Martin Hellings House - Key West Woman's Club   -   FLHM F-814
  On Duval St north of Eaton St, Key West, FL WMMQ0P      

Naval Station 1823-1974   -   FLHM 
  on Front St north of Caroline St, Key West, FL WM6HBF      

Navy Days at Fort Jefferson   -    
  On the grounds of Fort Jefferson, Dry Tortugas National Park WMPYR0      

Old City Hall   -   FLHM 
        

Old City Hall   -    F-601
  Ann St at Greene St, Key West, FL WM6HAA      

Porter's Anti-Pirate Fleet   -   FLHM 
  in front of Playhouse on Mallory Square at Key Wes      

Rafters   -    
  Overseas Highway (at milepost 78), 1.9 miles south of Old Florida Route 4A, Islamorada, FL      

Road and Ferry   -    
  on Overseas Highway, approximately Mile Marker 75, Islamorada, FL      

San Pedro Underwater Archaeological Preserve   -   FLHM 
  Located on Indian Key Fill, these information boards along with the Triangle of History marker give a nice account of the history of this area. WMM4BK      

Seaman Apprentice William H. Graves   -    
  Fort Jefferson, Dry Toruguga WMVZ3Z      

Seven-Mile Historic Bridge   -    
  on U.S. 1 at milepost 73, Marathon, FL      

Site of Camp Three   -    
  at the intersection of Tollgate Blvd and Toll Gate Shores Drive, Islamorada, FL      

South Florida's First Public Library   -   FLHM 
  700 Fleming Street - Monroe County Public Library WMM26Z      

Southern Terminus of Overseas Railway   -    
  on Roosevelt Blvd in front of the Marriott, Key West, FL WMPYR0      

Southern Terminus the Over-Sea Railway   -    
  on Margaret St, Key West, FL WM6HHM      

Southernmost Point   -    
  is on South Street, Key West, FL      

Spanish Treasure Fleet of 1733   -    
  on Overseas Highway (U.S. 1 at milepost 78), 1.9 miles from Old Florida Route 4A, Islamorada, FL      

St. Paul's Episcopal Church - (1832)   -   FLHM 
  corner of Eden and Duval Streets      

Stained Glass Windows of St. Columba Episcopal Church   -   FLHM F-721
  52nd Street Gulf, Marathon, FL WMM0MD      

State Road 4A   -   FLHM F-901
  24700 Overseas Hwy, Summerland Key, FL      

Tavernier   -   FLHM F-778
  just off of US 1 in front of Old Settlers Park in Tavernier, FL WMPYR5      

Tea Table Key   -    
  A small plaque on a rock along the Overseas Highway (US 1) WM6HJD      

Tea Table Key   -   FLHM 
  Located on Indian Key Fill, these information boards along with the Triangle of History marker give a nice account of the history of this area. WMM4BK      

The Dry Tortugas, Home to a Myriad of Life   -    
  On the grounds of Fort Jefferson, Dry Tortugas National Park WMPYR0      

The Florida Keys Memorial   -    
  on U.S. 1, Islamadora, Florida WMMGBQ      

The Little White House   -   FLHM F-546
  at the Harry S. Truman Little White House site on Front St, Key West, FL. WM4Z7Y      

The Little White House   -    
  on Front Street, Key West, FL      

The Oldest Schoolhouse   -   FLHM F-724
  at the corner of Eaton and Duval Streets in Key West, FL WMFQCW      

The Sawyer Building   -    
  Front St at Fitzpatrick St, Key West, FL WMMG5D      

The Sweeting House   -    
  on Old FL 4A parallel to US 1 in Islamorada, FL WMPYRG      

Tree Colony - Bahia Honda Key   -   FLHM F-161
  Bahia Honda State Recreation Area. WMMG48      

Triangle of History   -   FLHM 
  In Indian Key Historic Stare Park along Overseas Hwy (US 1), FL WM2RA8      

War of 1898   -    
  700 Truman Ave, Key West, FL WMGT8J      

Welcome to Key West's Historic Seaport![   -    
  at the Fort Jefferson ferry landing at the end of Grinnell St in Key West, FL WMPYRV      

William Curry's Sons - (Founded 1845 As Bowne & Curry)   -   FLHM 
  E. Martello Tower Museum (formerly loc.at Key West      

 

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R  - The marker has been removed.