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The Museum will be closing for maintenance Monday, May 14th, 2018 and will continue closed until Thursday 24th. We will reopen Friday 25th, and stay opened until Wednesday May 30th. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Get to Know Jarrett Merkey

May 9th, 2017 by Piper Smith

Title: Actor/Supervisor

What brought you to Key West?

Born and raised here

What’s your favorite thing about your character?

I like Smokey Joes humor.

What historical fact did you find most interesting about the wrecking industry?

The entire process from wreck to payday.

What’s your favorite thing about the KWSTM?

Our comradery here and seeing our guests smile.