Conch Republic

The Conch Republic (República de la Concha) is a micronaition declared as a tongue-in-cheek secession o the ceety o Key West, Florida, frae the Unitit States on 23 Apryle 1982.

Conch Republic

Banner o Conch Republic
Motto: We Seceded Where Others Failed
(also: The Mitigation of World Tension
through the Exercise of Humor)
Location o Conch Republic
Offeecial leidsInglis
Organisational structurRepublic
• Foondin Prime Meenister
Dennis Wardlow
• Secretar General
Sir Peter Anderson
• Declared
23 Apryle 1982
Aurie claimed
• Total
15.4 km2 (5.9 sq mi)
Purportit currencyConch Dollar[1][2][3]
(US Dollar de facto)


  1. "Fodors Key West Travel Guide". Archived frae the original on 11 October 2007. Retrieved 7 December 2006.
  2. "Unlocking Key West". Archived frae the original on 3 November 2007. Retrieved 7 December 2007.
  3. Triviaballer. "Key West Trivia". Retrieved 7 December 2006.

Freemit airtinsEedit

Coordinates: 24°33′33″N 81°47′3″W / 24.55917°N 81.78417°W / 24.55917; -81.78417