OIRF Home Tours

The annual Key West Home Tours are conducted by the Old Island Restoration Foundation and funded in part by the Monroe County Tourist Development Council. Each tour features lovely homes and gardens reflecting the varied tastes and originality of their owners.

You will be enchanted by exquisite restorations, creative renovations and delightful interiors featuring art collections, antiques, and much more.

Add these dates to your calendar for next year's 2018-19 Home Tour season:

  • December 28 and 29, 2018
  • January 18 and 19, 2019
  • February 15 and 16, 2019
  • March 15 and 16, 2019

Nominate a Key West home for future OIRF Home Tours. by contacting OIRF Administrator Chris Hamilton, 305.294.9501 or email at oirf@oirf.org.

No smoking, pets, food/drink or photographs will be permitted inside the tour homes.

Conch Shell Blowing Contest

OIRF’s 56th annual Conch Shell Blowing Contest was held in the garden of the Oldest House on March 3rd to a standing-room only crowd, and was emceed by Lea Fox of US 1 Radio.  The participants this year included four college students on spring break, Santa Claus and an on-stage marriage proposal.

Next year's Conch Shell Blowing Contest will be March 2, 2019.

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