Got friends visiting Miami and unsure where to take them sightseeing? We know what that’s like. You can live in a city for years, feel like you know it backwards and forward and yet when it comes time to give a tour your mind goes blank. The list below should help.
1. Villa Vizcaya
Villa Vizcaya, now named the Vizcaya Museum and Gardens, is the former villa and estate of businessman James Deering, of the Deering McCormick-International Harvester fortune, on Biscayne Bay in the in the present day Coconut Grove neighborhood of Miami, Florida.
Address: 3251 S Miami Ave, Miami, FL 33129, USA
Phone: Not Available
2. American Airline Arena
The AmericanAirlines Arena is a sports and entertainment arena located in Downtown Miami, Florida along Biscayne Bay.
Address: 601 Biscayne Blvd, Miami, FL 33132, USA
3. Bayfront Park
Bayfront Park is a 32-acre public, urban park in Downtown Miami, Florida on Biscayne Bay.
Address: 301 Biscayne Blvd, Miami, FL 33132, USA
4. Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden
Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden is an 83-acre (34 ha) botanic garden, with extensive collections of rare tropical plants including palms, cycads, flowering trees and vines.
Address: 10901 Old Cutler Rd, Miami, FL 33156, USA
5. Perez Art Museum
The Pérez Art Museum Miami is a contemporary art museum that relocated in 2013 to the Museum Park in Downtown Miami, Florida.
Address: 1103 Biscayne Blvd, Miami, FL 33132, USA
6. Holocaust Memorial of the Greater Miami Jewish Federation
The Holocaust Memorial of the Greater Miami Jewish Federation is a Holocaust memorial at 1933-1945 Meridian Avenue, in Miami Beach, Florida.
Address: 1933-1945 Meridian Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139, USA
7. Freedom Tower Miami
The Freedom Tower is a building in Miami, Florida, designed by Schultze and Weaver. It is currently used as a contemporary art museum and a central office to different disciplines in the arts associated with Miami Dade College.
Address: 600 Biscayne Blvd, Miami, FL 33132, USA
8. Marlins Park
Marlins Park is a baseball park located in Miami, Florida. It is the current home of the Miami Marlins, the city’s Major League Baseball franchise.
Address: 501 Marlins Way, Miami, FL 33125, USA
The Wolfsonian–Florida International University or The Wolfsonian-FIU, located in the heart of the Art Deco District of Miami Beach, Florida, is a museum, library and research center that uses its collection to illustrate the persuasive power of art and design.
Address: 1001 Washington Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139, USA
10. Lowe Art Museum
The Lowe Art Museum is an art museum located in Coral Gables, Florida, a Miami suburb in Miami-Dade County. It opened in 1950 and is operated by the University of Miami.
Address: 1301 Stanford Dr, Miami, FL 33146, USA
11. Venetian Pool
Venetian Pool is a historic U.S. public swimming pool located in Coral Gables, Florida. Completed in 1924, it was designed by Phineas Paist with Denman Fink.
Address: 2701 De Soto Blvd, Coral Gables, FL 33134, USA
12. Coral Castle
Coral Castle is an oolite limestone structure created by the Latvian American eccentric Edward Leedskalnin located in Leisure City, Florida, in Miami-Dade County at the intersection of South Dixie Highway and SW 157th Avenue.
Address: 28655 S Dixie Hwy, Homestead, FL 33033, USA