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Old Davie School offers tours, events & occasional deals

Deals and fun events are offered occasionally for entry to Old Davie School, an interesting historical attraction in an authentic old schoolhouse in Davie. Love Letter Day Love Letter Day with $5 entry is  10 a.m. to 1 p.m. February 12. The event offers an opportunity to write a love letter with an old-fashioned dip …

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Get cultured: Visit museums, galleries and attractions, experience theater online

Some of these have reopened, we’ve noted those below. Miami’s cultural venues and attractions have adjusted to the current situation by going virtual. That means, visitors may not be able to physically walk through their doors but they can do so electronically. Here’s a list we’ve compiled of places that are offering virtual tours and …

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Free & cheap events at Wolfsonian on Miami Beach

The monthly events have been canceled, we will update the post once the Museum has reopened. The Wolfsonian-FIU Museum is more than just a venue to view art exhibitions. It also hosts free book discussions, art classes, and guided tours.   The Wolfsonian is at 1001 Washington Ave., Miami Beach, FL 33139. Call 305-531-1001 for more info. Admission …

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Canceled: Coral Gables monthly walking tour

The museum has reopened, but the tours remain canceled.   Take a guided walking tour through downtown Coral Gables every first Saturday of the month beginning at 11 a.m.   Stroll through Coral Gables’ bustling business district to discover local history and architectural heritage. Visit the 1920s Mediterranean style hotels, the first car dealership and an outdoor theater. Did you know that pink …

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Weekly tours of the Curtiss Mansion

This venue is currently closed, we will re-post this tour once it has reopened. Weekly tours of the historical Curtiss Mansion (500 Deer Run) in Miami Springs cost $5 per person with kids under 12 free. Designed in the Pueblo Revival style, the mansion was constructed in 1925 by aviation pioneer Glenn Hammond Curtiss, developer …

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Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU free every Saturday

The Museum is currently closed. The Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU, the only museum dedicated to telling the story of 250 years of Florida Jewish heritage, arts and culture, offers free admission every Saturday. The museum’s focal point is its core exhibit, MOSAIC: Jewish Life in Florida, 1763 to Present. The museum also has a collections and …

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Best 10 free things to do in Miami

The Miami area is notoriously expensive, but you can have fun here without busting your budget. Here’s a list of 10 things to do around Miami that are fun and cheap. Go to the beach This is Florida, it’s required. The county oversees some beaches. Others are at state parks, like Bill Baggs and Oleta River. With hundreds of miles of coastline in Miami-Dade County, there’s …

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