Historical and Educational Attractions

This page lists attractions of historical, cultural, or educational significance in the Miami, Florida area. Listings may include historical homes, battlefields, forts, monuments, famous birthplaces, and other places of historical significance, as well educational attractions such as planetariums.
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Listings
Alhambra Water Tower

The Alhambra Water Tower (2000 Alhambra Circle) is located at the intersection of Ferdinand Street, ...

2000 Alhambra Cir, Coral Gables, FL, 33134
Ancient Spanish Monastery, The

Tours available most day. Wide variety of activities, worship, classes, tours, concerts, and ser ...

16711 West Dixie Highway, North Miami Beach, FL, 33160
Arch Creek Park

A small park with a large and significant history, Arch Creek Park was created around a natural lime ...

1855 NE 135th St, North Miami, FL, 33181
Restrooms: Yes
Art Deco Museum

The Museum allows tourists and local to better understand the architectural heritage and community c ...

1001 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, FL, 33139
Barnacle Historic State Park, The

The Barnacle, built in 1891, offers a glimpse of frontier life during The Era of the Bay, when all t ...

3485 Main Highway, Miami, FL, 33133
Restrooms: Yes
Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park

Experience breathtaking views of the Atlantic Ocean and Biscayne Bay from atop the historic 1825 Cap ...

1200 South Crandon Blvd., Key Biscayne, FL, 33149
Restrooms: Yes

Originally intended to contain 8 crypts for the Brickell family, one of Miami's most notable pioneer ...

501 Brickell Ave, Miami, FL, 33131
Chittohatchee Park At Honey Hill

Prehistoric and historic Native American archaeological site on its grounds. This is a 2.5-acre s ...

1880 NW 199th St, Miami Gardens, FL, 33056
Coral Gables Merrick House

Each tour lasts 50-60 minutes and includes nearly every room in the house (14 of them), downstairs a ...

907 Coral Way, Coral Gables, FL, 33134
Coral Gables Prado Entrance

Eight welcoming entrances to Coral Gables were planned in the early 1920s. The construction of the i ...

57 Avenue and 8th St, Coral Gables, FL, 33134
Coral Gables Wayside Park

Nature park with ducks. You may even encounter manatees. This is a historical site, added on 1989.

5710 SW 35 Street, Miami, FL, 33134
Curtiss Mansion and Gardens, The

Local volunteers are on site daily and give mini-tours to drop-in visitors, answer questions and mai ...

500 Deer Run, Miami Springs, FL, 33166

The most important remaining structure associated with the life of Miami's first black millionaire a ...

250 NW 9th St, Miami, FL, 33136
Freedom Tower

Constructed in 1925 as a home for The Miami News, the Freedom Tower at Miami Dade College was modele ...

600 Biscayne Blvd, Miami, FL, 33132
Gesù Church

The first Catholic family settled at the mouth of the Miami River in 1850. The family of William and ...

118 NE 2nd ST, Miami, FL, 33132
Halissee Hall

John Sewell, a prominent early merchant and Miami's third mayor, built this two-and-one-half-story h ...

1700 N.W. 10th Ave, Miami, FL, 33136
Hialeah Park and Casino

Her beauty has no imperfection; her history like no other. She is celebrated by artists and architec ...

100 E 32nd St, Hialeah, FL, 33013
Historic Alfred I. duPont Building

The soaring marble of the Historic Alfred I. duPont Building has been more than just a witness to hi ...

169 E Flagler St, Miami, FL, 33131
Historic Black Police Precinct Courthouse and Museum

Mission This museum's mission is to acquire, preserve, display, and promote collections of a histor ...

480 NW 11th St, Miami, FL, 33136
Historic Hampton House Cultural Center

We are a 501 c 3 non-profit organization dedicated to preserving the unique history represented by t ...

4240 NW 27 Avenue, Miami, FL, 33142
Holocaust Memorial Miami Beach, The

Permanent memorial in Miami to the six million Jews who perished at the hands of the Nazis.

1933-1945 Meridian Ave, Miami Beach, FL, 33139
Lummus Park Historic District

The buildings in the Lummus Park Historic District comprise one of the last remaining residential ne ...

Generally between Lummus Park and NW 4th Street from NW North River Drive to NW 3rd Court, Miami, FL, 33128
Miami Circle National Historic Landmark

Discovered in 1998, the "Brickell Point Site" was listed on the National Register of Historic Places ...

461 Brickell Ave, Miami, FL, 33131
Stiltsville

Seeming to float above Biscayne Bay's shallow seagrass beds, Stiltsville has a colorful history that ...

Stiltsville, Key Biscayne, FL, 33149
Venetian Pool, The

The Venetian Pool is an aquatic facility unlike any other in the country. It has been enjoyed by hun ...

2701 de Soto Boulevard, Coral Gables, FL, 33134
Villa Paula Gallery and Museum

You're invited to experience this enchanting building, constructed in 1926 to be the first Cuban con ...

5811 N Miami Ave, Miami, FL, 33127
Vizcaya Museum and Gardens

Experience Vizcaya Museum and Gardens, a breathtaking Gilded Age estate on Biscayne Bay surrounded b ...

3251 S Miami Ave, Miami, FL, 33129
Well of Ancient Mysteries Brickell

Site 87 in Miami is an archeological treasure. Artifacts, fossils, and a freshwater underground well ...

87 SW 11th St, Miami, FL, 33130

Also known as Villa Serena, was the winter home to Senator and orator William Jennings Bryan. Lis ...

3115 Brickell Ave, Miami, FL, 33129