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Art Deco Walks

Miami Beach, FL 33139
+1 786-385-7143
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Art Deco Tour

Im an Architect and found this tour to be a gem in Miami. South Beach is the Mecca of Art Deco and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Carlos P
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Highlight of our trip

The tour with Paula is an absolute must do! Paula’s knowledge and passion for art, architecture and... read more

Reviewed June 10, 2018
E B
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Take the # 1 rated walking tour in South Beach! Marty & Paula are both accredited guides in the Art Deco Historic District & offer a variety of Art Deco walking & bike tours throughout the Miami Beach area. We take you on a journey of discovery as we show you the hidden secrets and gems that our wonderful slice of paradise has to offer. Tours are personalized to give you the ultimate historic, architectural and urban experience -- as well all the back stories from Carl ("Mr. Miami Beach") to Miami Vice and Versace. Marty & Paula are happy to meet you at your South Beach hotel to begin your tour, and will work with any special concerns, such as going to/coming from a cruise ship, so that you can experience first hand what makes Miami Beach the Art Deco capital of the world.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Miami Beach, FL 33139
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Im an Architect and found this tour to be a gem in Miami. South Beach is the Mecca of Art Deco and what better way to discover it by doing a walk tour.

Thank Carlos P
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Reviewed June 10, 2018 via mobile

The tour with Paula is an absolute must do! Paula’s knowledge and passion for art, architecture and Art Deco in South Beach is so mesmorizing that I actually forgot to take photos. I was so engrossed in the history, the information and the way in...More

Thank E B
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Reviewed June 6, 2018

If you are visiting Miami for the first time or the 10th time, I would highly recommend this tour. Experiencing the entertainment and food side of Miami is one thing, but actually learning about Miami's artistic history makes the city even more alive. A group...More

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Reviewed June 4, 2018

Went on an Art Deco Tour in Historic South Beach with Marty. We truly enjoyed it. We saw beautiful buildings, learned some great history and he was able to keep us in the shade on a very warm Miami morning. Highly recommend!!

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Reviewed May 23, 2018 via mobile

Paula gave us such a great insight into the creation of Art Deco Miami as we see it now. Her knowledge is excellent and it was fascinating to hear the stories behind the hotel names. Time spent with her really enhanced our appreciation of the...More

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Reviewed May 21, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I took the Art Deco Tour Walk with Paula. She really knows the history of South Beach and the architecture of the buildings. We had a wonderful time listening and learning about the Art Deco style. Sign up for her tour you...More

Thank joangechri
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Reviewed May 20, 2018 via mobile

Spend a great morning with our guide Franziska in the Art Deco district. Franzi was an excellent guide with a huge knowledge about this beautiful district. We had such a nice walk and learned so much about so many things. The time just flew. Can...More

Thank Rebecca J
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Reviewed May 2, 2018

When we visited three years ago we enjoyed the tour so much that we decided we would like to do it again. Paula is a fantastic guide and we learned so much. Really recommended if you really want to appreciate the unique building style of...More

Thank Berend M
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Reviewed April 29, 2018

This is a very informative and fascinating tour. Paula is very knowledgeable and we saw lots more than we expected. Particularly interesting to see interiors of hotels and hidden away areas which are a peaceful oasis away from Ocean Drive! There were just the 2...More

Thank Lee B
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Reviewed April 23, 2018

Marty did a fantastic job of highlighting the unique architecture of South Beach while sharing stories that add perspective and color. We had teenagers, parents and grandparents on our private tour and they all enjoyed this experience.

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PhilipyFelipe
October 4, 2016|
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Response from Paula790 | Property representative |
Yes, we offer tours in Spanish. Please email us with dates so we can check availability. Thank you for your interest in Art Deco Walks. Paula Owner
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Ray W
May 14, 2016|
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Response from Paula790 | Property representative |
Our tours last 90 minutes. full details, prices and suggested times can be found on our website.
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