Many important 20th-century poets frequented Key West, including Elizabeth Bishop, James Merrill, and Richard Wilbur. View their poems, as well as others, on the Key West Poetry Walk in the Perennial Garden during The Orchid Show: Key West Contemporary. An audio tour narrated by Alice Quinn, Executive Director of the Poetry Society of America, accompanies the Poetry Walk. 

On Sunday, April 6, enjoy the Key West Poetry Reading, with renowned poets Henri Cole, Tracy K. Smith, and David Yezzi reading the works of the famed American poets featured in the Poetry Walk. Advance tickets recommended!


We're pleased to offer PSA members 20% off All-Garden Pass tickets when you buy online at and use code 7129 and from now until April 21.

Valid only when code 7129 is used online at Valid for visits made March 1 through April 21. Offer subject to availability. Discount cannot be combined with any other promotional offer or previously purchased tickets. Discount may be modified or withdrawn with prior notice. Tickets are not refundable or exchangeable.