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HistoryMiami

101 W Flagler St, Miami, FL 33130-1535
+1 305-375-1492
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Museum of Miami's History

This museum was very well done and the person who led our tour through the history of Miami was... read more

Reviewed 17 March 2018
99Rena
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Boston, Massachusetts
Perhaps aimed at Schools rather than adults

This museum is split in two buildings with a courtyard between. After visiting both my impression... read more

Reviewed 20 February 2018
Nirmal S
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London, England, United Kingdom
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HistoryMiami is the premier cultural institution committed to gathering, organizing, preserving and celebrating Miami's history as the unique crossroads of the Americas.
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good45%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“south florida” (12 reviews)
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101 W Flagler St, Miami, FL 33130-1535
Downtown
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+1 305-375-1492
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"miami's history"
in 6 reviews
"south florida"
in 12 reviews
"public library"
in 5 reviews
"local history"
in 5 reviews
"history museum"
in 3 reviews
"temporary exhibits"
in 3 reviews
"scavenger hunt"
in 2 reviews
"large collections"
in 2 reviews
"pre columbian"
in 2 reviews
"special exhibition"
in 2 reviews
"museum is free"
in 2 reviews
"great place to visit"
in 4 reviews
"rainy day"
in 3 reviews
"couple of hours"
in 3 reviews
"art deco"
in 2 reviews
"miami beach"
in 4 reviews
"artifacts"
in 9 reviews
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Reviewed 17 March 2018

This museum was very well done and the person who led our tour through the history of Miami was enthusiastic and very knowledgeable. Worth a visit.

Thank 99Rena
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Reviewed 20 February 2018

This museum is split in two buildings with a courtyard between. After visiting both my impression is that it is basically aimed towards schools and education. Its exhibits are a mishmash, photography to machinery, maps to fossils,

Thank Nirmal S
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

They rotate exhibits so it pays to go even if you are a local and have been previously. Interesting to see the changes in Miami

Thank Nancy854
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Reviewed 18 January 2018

Booked a coach tour online operated by the museum, which was to be a highlight for elderly father. We are from the Uk, turned up on the day to find out it had been cancelled. No notification on e-mail, text or a call on my...More

Thank clare186311
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Reviewed 3 January 2018

We walked around and ended up at this museum. Two buildings and lots to see. I enjoyed a special exhibition of Miami Beach photo and the second building's general exhibition. The second building's general exhibition covers all Florida and very informative!

Thank SheemaE
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Reviewed 26 November 2017

This is a veritable encyclopedia of the area, tracing the timeline from the indigenous population to contemporary benefactors who laid the foundation for the city. A must-see for the curious.

1  Thank Jose D F
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

Don't go there is nothing inside good that is worth it.The area is one of the ugliest in downtown.It's not really a museum.This is typical for Miami.

Thank LynnM112017
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Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

We were very positively surprised. We hadn’t thought that southern Florida had a substantial history but it does, and this museum presents it perfectly. Well worth the $10 entry fee. There are 2 buildings. One is focused on the hurricane from 25 years ago. It’s...More

2  Thank Paul H
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Reviewed 5 October 2017

This was a great experience. A very comprehensive account and display of Southwest Florida. Children may not care for this one.

Thank Sandra S
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Reviewed 2 August 2017

nice building and area, the only thing I dont like and feel secure was that homelless was seating all arround full of bag and I didnt feel confortable at all

Thank LITOTRAVEL
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Ariella8764
4 September 2016|
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Response from Aransas | Reviewed this property |
Don't know. I stayed on Miami beach. This museum is in the center of the city of Miami. But you can use the Trip advisor to locate a hotel nearby.
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