Sights in Miami

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Miami has so many sights that you may have to extend your Miami vacation for a week or two to enjoy just a few of the amazing sights this gorgeous city has to offer. Miami is filled with art deco architecture, famous museums and art galleries, pristine parks, zoos, national historic sites, monuments, and more. Continue reading through the listings to find out more about Miami's top sights.

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Coconut Grove

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Coconut Grove is South Miami’s oldest settlement, but it is also one of Miami’s hottest places for shopping and hanging out. While the area is considered upscale, the shops and boutiques at the shopping village called “CocoWalk” and the “Streets of Mayfair” (228,000 square feet of shopping and dining) attract a young crowd of college kids and teenagers as well as tourists. Coconut Grove is also home to several outdoor lounges, restaurants, and bars located at Commodore Plaza. CocoWalk: 38 shops, 3015 Grand Avenue, Ph: 305-444-0777. Streets of Mayfair: 38 shops, more..

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tel:305-444-0777
address:3015 Grand Avenue

Bass Museum of Art

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The Bass Museum of Art is located in the center of Miami’s historic district and it has been on the National Register of Historic Places since 1978. The museum features works by Pablo Picasso, Juan Gris, and Julio Gonzalez as well as works by pop artists such as Andy Warhol and Richard Linder. The exhibition schedule changes every several months or so, so please check the website before your visit. Admission $8.

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address:2121 Park Avenue
tel:305-673-7530
accessibility:Totally Wheelchair Accessible
openingHours:Tuesday-Saturday 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m., Sunday 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m., closed Mondays
url:www.bassmuseum.org.

Holocaust Memorial-Miami Beach

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address:1933 Meridian Ave
tel: 305-538-1663

The Lemming Theatre

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This venue in miami has a wide range of music from ska to punk, classical to country, indie to metal, and emo to techno. Whatever it is you can think of they play. Bands from all over come to rock out here, and if you havn't heard it here well then contact the venue and complain. They are very open to anything and love all that is music to anyone. Check this place out and go to the website for more information on showtimes, directions, and booking!

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zipcode:33127
email:acrysolis@rock.com
address:2013a N Miami Ave
url:www.lemmingtheatre.com
tel:305-815-4060

Gold Coast Railroad Museum

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address:12450 SW 152ND S
tel:305-253-0063

Barnacle Historic State Park

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Featuring beautiful views of Biscayne Bay and Old Florida, Barnacle Historic State Park is an excellent place to spend the day sightseeing or relaxing. Activities and points of interest include: Miami’s oldest home complete with original furnishings, Yoga by the Sea every Wednesday night from 6:00-7:30 p.m., and special Moonlight concerts and dances. 

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address:3485 Main Highway,Coconut Grove FL
tel:305-442-6866
url:www.floridastateparks.org

Cuban Museum Incorporated

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address:214 Giralda Ave
tel: 305-529-5400

Black Heritage Museums

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address:15801 SW 102ND Ave
tel: 305-252-3535

Miami Seaquarium

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See sharks and dolphins, sea lions and seals. Learn about manatees and eels. Check out sharks and crocodiles. Come face to face with world-famous stars Lolita the Killer Whale, TV’s Flipper, and Salty the Sea Lion. In this 38-acre tropical island paradise, anything is possible. Whales and dolphins fly while exotic birds stroll by.

Included general admission with the Go Miami Card, a multi-attraction pass that allows you to choose from over 40 different attractions and tours to visit in Miami and can be purchased in 1, 2, 3, 5, and 7 day increments. http://gomiamicard.com/

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tel:305-361-5705
openingHours:Daily, 9:30 am–6:00 pm. Last admission is at 5:30 pm
url:www.miamiseaquarium.com
address:4400 Rickenbacker Causeway, Miami

Miami Art Museum Association Incorporated

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address: 101 W Flagler St
tel:305-375-3000

Historical Museum-Southern Fl

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address:101 W Flagler St
tel: 305-375-1492

South Beach

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South Beach is Miami’s hottest spot for nightlife, dining, shopping, and recreation. A major South Beach attraction is the Art Deco Historic District. The buildings in the district were constructed in the early 1900s and “they have influenced” buildings around the world. Art Deco District Tours are available every Wednesday-Sunday. Local architects and historians conduct the tours.

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tel:305-531-3484
url:www.mdpl.org
address:he Art Deco Welcome Center, 1001 Ocean Drive, Miami FL

Miami Metro Zoo

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The Miami Metro Zoo is a must see for adults and kids alike. The 740-acre zoo has 81 exhibits, 1,306 specimens, 392 inverts, 428 fishes, and 10,000-15,000 Italian honeybees. Visitors to Miami Metro Zoo can also catch a wildlife show, attend a “keepers Talk,” go to an “Animal Meet and Greet,” have a “Pelican Feeding Encounter,” or ride on the “Wildlife Carousel.” Also onsite is Lake Iguana where visitors can rent a water cycle and observe some native wildlife. Public Tram Tours are also available every day of the week and weekends. 

type:Parks, Gardens and Zoos
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accessibility:Totally Wheelchair Accessible
tel:305-251-0400
openingHours:Open 365 daya a year from 9:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
url:www.miamimetrozoo.com
address:1 Zoo Boulevard, Miami FL
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