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“Interesting museum and lovely gardens”

Vizcaya Museum and Gardens
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The Grand Miami Air Tour
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: Built in 1916 as a winter retreat, this lavish villa is a tribute to the Italian Renaissance. The museum contains much of the original furnishings and artwork, and is surrounded by lush, formal gardens.
Reviewed April 3, 2013

Well worth a visit. Beautiful views of bay. Lovely gardens, good cafe for lunch. We visited from metro station after a recommendation from a local and were glad we took the detour from our plan for the day, car not needed.

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Reviewed April 1, 2013

The first place we visited after checking in. The history as well as the architecture and gardens make this an essential visit in Miami. We have children 12 & 16 and they enjoyed as well. The house was interesting and shows how to take advantage of the sea breezes before AC. However, it is the gardens and the grounds on the bay that allow the house to show the real beauty of South Florida. All of us enjoyed this visit that combined history, architecture, exercise and nature.

Thank Grover R
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Reviewed April 1, 2013

Vizcaya mansion and gardens blew our minds. The gardens were intricate and as beautiful as the Botanical Gardens. The Mansion was large opulent and beautiful. There were cocktails and an informative walking tour. There was a secret garden and an orchid garden. Trolleys up and down Biscayne boulevard are free and clean. The gift shop had a bakery, the pastries and gelato were fantastic.

Thank Curtis-Hedstrom
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Reviewed April 1, 2013

This is a good place to spend 2.3 hours perusing rooms and gardens. fascinating architecture and interesting character, James dearing.

Thank Fjbsnr1
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Reviewed March 31, 2013

I have visited Vizcaya 3 times in the last 50 years and hope to return again someday.
There is always something new to see and learn and the site is being very well maintained.
Anyone with an interest in history, architecture or art would find Vizcaya most interesting.

Thank mcdiko06
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