Historic Markers Across Florida

Cape Florida Lighthouse

Marker ID: FLHM 
Location: Cape Florida State Recreation Area
County: Miami-Dade
Waymark: None


Cape Florida, the southern tip of Key Biscayne, was discovered by John Cabot in 1497, less than five years after Columbus first landed in the West Indies. Cabot continued his voyage into the Gulf of Mexico, but returned to Key Biscayne the following sprin


City: Key Biscayne, FL