Happy Hour with the Historian: The History of the Key West Lighthouse

When: February 5, 2024 5:00 PM

Where: Comedy Club Key West, 218 Whitehead St, Key West, FL 33040

The Key West Art & Historical Society is hosting "Happy Hour with the Historian: Keeping the Light: The History of the Key West Lighthouse" on February 5, 2024, from 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM. The event features Dr. Cori Convertito discussing the lighthouse's significance, including its establishment soon after the U.S. Navy's base in 1823, upgrades over the years, and its current status as a museum. The discussion will highlight the lighthouse's role in ensuring safe navigation around Key West's shallow waters. The event is supported by various sponsors, including the Department of State and The Helmerich Trust. For more details, visit Key West Art & Historical Society.