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MDPL Art Deco Welcome Center

Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

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A Premier Visitor Center serving over 1 million guests since 2010. Located in the heart of the "Art Deco" Historic District. We are at 1001 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, Fl, the headquarters of The Miami Design Preservation League. Maps in 11 languages...more
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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1001 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139-5080
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Reviewed today via mobile

We inquired about bus tour information on Wednesday Feb 20 and Beverly provided us with everything we needed. A very friendly and informative visit

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Roving630097
Reviewed yesterday

Pleasant, welcoming staff. Reasonable admission price. Interesting exhibits with excellent explanations. Worth visiting.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Adrian H
Reviewed 3 days ago

For $5 you learn about the movement to preserve the architectural and cultural beginnings that formed south beach, and how it has thrived from that time onwards.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank MichiganTresco
Reviewed 5 days ago

excellent tour and explanation of the art deco movement in South Miami Beach. Also included some local history and 'color'. Really appreciated the local architecture after this tour. interesting video and gift store.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank shulamit657
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As museums go this is the smallest I have ever visited. Not much bigger than my livingroom and kitchen. It was mainly about the restoration of Miami beach front and even on that they could have done so much more. It had very little Art...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank kb4899
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There’s a gift shop and you can buy a map of the Art Deco properties. But not much else. If you are walking past then pop in but I wouldn’t suggest a detour. Perhaps we missed something!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Wombling_Free_7548
Reviewed January 13, 2019 via mobile

We opted for a self guided audio walking tour of the Art Deco District. So ,by definition, it is self paced. Takes about 90 minutes if you elect to view interiors. Otherwise about an hour. Good narratives. Historic background on the period , the design...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank brianrP8867HQ
Reviewed January 3, 2019

This was a very good experience to discover an interesting area. Audioguides provide a good overview of technics and hotels which survive since 1920

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 16, 2018

We had approximately a full day and a half to see the South Beach area where we were staying before taking a cruise. So we put on our runners and walked. What a great way to truly take in an area. I had hoped to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Chillmyway
Reviewed December 14, 2018

Enjoyed talking to Beverly about tours and places of interests. She saved us time and money with her recommendations.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Edward S
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