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HistoryMiami

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Good overview of Miami history

The museum is located in the Miami-Dade cultural centre, just next to the main courthouse. We very... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2018
Travelfromessex
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London
A must for any fan of history

I have visited a lot of museums in South Florida but somehow missed this one. I have wanted to come... read more

Reviewed 4 June 2018
Arielfl
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Coconut Creek, Florida
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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.
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101 W Flagler St, Miami, FL 33130-1535
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Miami has a rich history, but people make history, not relics. If found the emphasis on social history to be quite fascinating. Miami was a boom city of the 20th century, it has grown from a swamp to be a metropolis of 5 million people...More

Thank Jeffry B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was a nice visit, but it does not deserve a second one. I expected more info about Miami during the beginnings of this city,

Thank Merker Moreira M
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

History Miami provides a detail accounting of Miami’s history and culture. If you are a local, it will bring to light how Miami grew from it’s early days as a frontier town to the multicultural city it is today. Tourists will capture the interesting aspects...More

Thank Luis B
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

For such a wealthy place like Miami we kind of expected a better history museum. The buildings look impressive from the outside, and are in the now rather shaby centre of town. Inside though we found the whole set up rather disappointing. Curation seems to...More

Thank zurichgrad
Reviewed 5 July 2018

I have been a fan of Dr. Paul George’s HistoryMiami tours for years. I’ve taken them on foot, by bus and by boat. One of my favorites is the Miami River Cruise, and here’s why. Although Miami is known for its beaches, the river is...More

Thank Annalisad65
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

My grandmother and I took a trip to the HistoryMiami Museum expecting to spend a little over an hour looking at art and other forms of history. However, we were so entranced by the displays and exhibits we spent three hours at the museum! It...More

Thank Mina D
Reviewed 11 June 2018

We took our time visiting this museum and read all the plaques, enjoyed the abundance of old pictures and felt we left educated about the history of the area. I was surprised there was not more in-depth information on the influence religious groups and influx...More

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Reviewed 9 June 2018

The museum is located in the Miami-Dade cultural centre, just next to the main courthouse. We very much enjoyed our look round the main exhibition detailing a wide range of issues relating to the history of the city. Unfortunately we ran out of time to...More

Thank Travelfromessex
Reviewed 5 June 2018

What an interesting museum. It’s split into two buildings with multiple exhibits in each. Most of the exhibits are artefacts focusing on Miami’s subcultures such as the biking community, LGBTQ, the Cuban community etc. There’s also artefacts dating back to the 40-60s, which were used...More

1  Thank VikkiBee
Reviewed 4 June 2018

I have visited a lot of museums in South Florida but somehow missed this one. I have wanted to come ever since I paid a visit to the Miami Circle and found out that the artifacts they found in the circle are house here. The...More

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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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