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The Official Art Deco Walking Tour by the Miami Design Preservation League provided by The Official Art Deco Walking Tour by the Miami Design Preservation League

The Official Art Deco Walking Tour by the Miami Design Preservation League

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Overview
ARRIVE 15 MINUTES BEFORE DEPARTURE TO CHECK-IN FIVE GOOD REASONS TO TAKE OUR ART DECO WALKING TOUR: 1. Our tour guides use the architecture of the buildings to tell the story of Miami Beach and its people. 2. Tour proceeds benefit our non-profit mission of promoting, preserving, and protecting the Miami Beach Art Deco Historic District. 3. Tour tickets include admission to the Art Deco Museum and Gift Shop, and the convenience of Welcome Center concierge services. 4. We have been awarded the Certificate of Excellence by TripAdvisor: bitly/artdecoreview Check us out. 5. Credentialed through the MDPL Tour Guide Academy, we are twenty passionate volunteer tour guides who collectively have about 200 years of experience.
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You'll start at
Art Deco Welcome Center
1001 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139, USAARRIVE 15 MINUTES PRIOR TO TOUR DEPARTURE FOR CHECK- IN
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    The Official Art Deco Gift Shop
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission included
    Visitors are introduced to the history, architecture, and preservation efforts of Miami Beach. Tour ticket includes free admission to the Art Deco Museum and Gift Shop. Please arrive 15 miutes prior to tour departure for check-in
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You'll end at
Art Deco Welcome Center
1001 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139, USAARRIVE 15 MINUTES PRIOR TO TOUR DEPARTURE FOR CHECK- IN
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Departure Point
Art Deco Welcome Center, 1001 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139, USA
Duration
90–120 minutes
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Entry/Admission - The Official Art Deco Gift Shop
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 25 travellers
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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April A wrote a review Mar 2020
Tyrone, Georgia, United States35 contributions21 helpful votes
Melinda did an wonderful job highlighting the unique aspects of Art Deco architecture and helped us understand how Miami Beach came to be as a community. It was fun to learn about the movers and shakers of early South Beach as well as identifying the various buildings featured
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Michael R wrote a review Mar 2020
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I had family visiting this winter and was looking to show them some history of Miami. We found the Art Deco Walking Tour. Mark, our guide, made the day. He created a fun, informative and interesting tour of the heart of South Beach on Ocean Drive. Describing the evolution of
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Sharon H wrote a review Mar 2020
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Our tour guide, Mark was excellent and very informative. He went out of his way to accommodate everyone that were involved in our tour😊
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Uncle Richie wrote a review Mar 2020
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I was fortunate to have John as my guide since he brought a wide knowledge of Miami Beach history and art deco design to the tour along with a good sense of humor. He engaged the visitors and escorted us to numerous significant buildings, some of which we were able to enter
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LittleRedRoadster1980 wrote a review Mar 2020
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Gregg, a retired architect, gave interesting information on the history of Art Deco architecture and Miami Beach. He was very thorough and even went over our allotted time since mine was a very interested tour group. We saw many examples and even went inside some of the
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By: The Official Art Deco Walking Tour by the Miami Design Preservation League
NomadicBoys
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Excellent LGBTQ walking tour with Howard Brayer
We did an LGBTQ walking tour with Howard around Ocean Drive in Miami Beach and cannot recommend it highly enough. W
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Z5706ANannel
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TAKE THIS TOUR!
This is an exceptional walking tour, and a must-do for anyone staying in Miami, especially anywhere near South Beac
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lollypsu
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Fascinating!
Our tour guide was Joel and the tour lasted about 2.5 hours. Joel is passionate about the architecture and history
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glasslass1
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Architecture Tour
Martin was very informative about the architectural styles in South Beach, as well as delivering a short history of
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ronm919
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Scandals and corruption tour
This was a very interesting tour that of course included the Versace Shooting and Al Capone scandals But There wer
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Joseph C
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Two big thumbs up!
I took the South Beach Scandals and Jewish Miami Beach tours on consecutive days this past weekend and thoroughly e
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Stephen R
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Jewish Art Deco District Tour
Incredibly informative. Great guide who was super informative. Questions opened a deep response full of detail.
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rananjais
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Brilliant tours
I was part of the 'Scandalous Miami' tour as well as the 'Walker's Paradise' tour under the tutelage of Howard Bray
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Rafe C
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Brilliant tour and brilliant guide - well worth it!
Julie was our tour guide today and her knowledge & passion for the art deco era was UNBELIEVABLE! She maneuvered th
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JasperClareM
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An excellent tour of the art deco buildings and history of Miami. Well worth it.
We really enjoyed this walking tour and our guide, Julie, was very knowledgeable. The tour gives an overview of th
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Gary S
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Don't miss this!
The tour guide was very knowledgeable and the history of all the hotels and buildings was extremely educating, Its
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Rebecca R
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Perfect to deepen your understanding of and appreciation for South Beach!
I just happened upon this tour online, and was so glad we did it. It was simply excellent - we greatly appreciated
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Lyn W
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Very informative and good to explore hidden gems of the area
A must if you want to learn more about the history and see the beautiful architecture of some of the hidden gems of
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HertfordRoadRunners
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Excellent evocation of Miami Beach's art deco heritage
The architecture nut in our group especially wanted to do this tour, but to its credit everyone really loved it! Gr
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CaseyL354
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First Trip to Miami Beach
My friend and I went in to walk through the museum but they were closed so they directed us towards the gift shop.
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Key Details
  • Duration: 90–120 minutes
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
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  • Languages Offered: English, French, German, Spanish
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