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Something for everyone is here, from bones and fossils to deco and early settlers, native Americans and civil rights. A great place to catch up on the history of this area. Parking is only $5 in you get your stub clipped.
Good museum on the history of Miami. Especially liked the history of the last 200 or so years, but the museums timeline goes back much farther. A must go to.
HistoryMiami made the past come alive and helped make the present understandable. The museum was right-sized with enough, but not too much, information on important facets of the past. We especially enjoyed the splendid tour given by the museum educator, Jeremy Gates.
We began the tour understanding the cultural history of Miami and progressed through the growth and diversity. It was great to see the struggles of the people to live in barren land by comparison to today’s living standards. So many artifacts were collected from ship wreaks to…
Great exhibits that are always changing. Call ahead to ask about local tours of the area. Next door to the Public library and Metro mover. Parking is easy as there is a garage attached to the building. Great place to start to explore downtown.