Our event venue behind the Oldest House

Old Island Restoration Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization founded in 1960 and dedicated to preserving and promoting the architecture and cultural heritage of Key West. Through private donations and memberships from individuals, business, and public agencies the Foundation is working to raise funds to preserve and maintain the Oldest House in south Florida, provide innovative programming, and provide grants for significant and worthy historical restoration projects in Key West.

You can help us accomplish those goals in a variety of ways:

Become a Member – Support us with an annual membership and enjoy the membership benefits listed below.  Become a Member Now

Cash Donation – Your donation will be used to maintain the Oldest House and further historic preservation in Key West.  Donate Now

Volunteer – You time and talent can be utilized in a variety of ways.  Become a docent at the Oldest House Museum on Duval Street and tell the story of Captain Watlington and his family who lived in the house in the 1800s.  It’s a great opportunity to meet and talk with visitors from all parts of the world.  Volunteer Now or read more about the life of an Oldest House Docent.

We welcome your participation in Old Island Restoration Foundation!

What other people are saying about why they become OIRF members. Member testimonials here.

MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS

$50 Individual

  • One ticket of your choice to our annual Home Tour

$100 Couple and $125 Family

  • Two tickets of your choice to our annual Home Tour

$250 Supporter

  • One Home Tour Season Pass

$500 Business Partner

  • Listing and link to your business website on a special page of OIRF website.  Contact us about our Business Sponsorship Packages for more opportunities.

$500 Patron

  • One Home Tour Season Pass
  • 10% discount on all OIRF events including porch seating for the annual Parade Viewing party & Garden Rentals

$1000 Benefactor

  • Your name listed as a benefactor on a special page of the OIRF website
  • Two Home Tour season passes
  • 10% discount on all OIRF events including porch seating for the annual Parade Viewing party & Garden Rentals

$10,000 Life Member

  • Special mention on OIRF website, newsletter and press media
  • Two Home Tour Season Passes each season
  • One free garden rental and 20% dicsount on one future garden rental or use of the Oldest House dining room for dinner for one night for up to 8
  • 10% discount every year on two tickets to all exclusive OIRF events including the annual Parade Viewing party and Garden Rentals

Join, renew or upgrade your membership now by credit card.

You may also download the membership form, print and complete it and mail it, along with your payment, to: Old Island Restoration Foundation, P.O. Box 689, Key West, FL 33041