HistoryMiami Museum Downtown Miami Area

This premier cultural institution and Smithsonian Affiliate, is committed to gathering, organizing, preserving and celebrating Miami's history as the unique crossroads of the Americas. It accomplishes this through exhibitions, city tours, education, research, collections and publications.The exhibitions rotate annually, and Tropical Dreams: A People's History of South Florida is on permanent display. Visitors can also stop in at the Archives and Research Center to peruse the non-circulating library featuring documents and more than one million photographs. Group tours are available by reservation only. Call for tour prices and times. Open Monday-Saturday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. and Sunday noon to 5 p.m.



  • Hands-On-History: City Murals

    May 05 | 2:00PM - 3:00PM

    Join a Museum Educator every Saturday for story time followed by a related art activity. Free admission to the museum for participating children and caregivers. More Details

  • Family Fun Day: Street Culture

    May 12 | 10:00AM - 5:00PM

    Explore our newest exhibition Avenues of Expression: Street Traditions in Miami and learn about the many people w...More Details

  • Hands-On-History: City Murals

    May 05 - May 26, 2018

    Join a Museum Educator every Saturday for a literary experience followed by an art activity related to a monthly theme at 11AM and 2PM. Free for participating children. Every Saturday in M...More Details

  • Dominoes, Dance & Drinks

    Jun 23 | 6:00PM - 8:00PM

    Join us for an evening of dominoes, mingling, and dancing with live music by Pavel Vitier & Buenos Vicios Combo. Enjoy culinary delights and drinks. Partake in a curator highlights tour of our...More Details

  • Miami Rocks: The Miami Pop Festival, May 1968

    May 18 - Sep 30, 2018

    Did you know that Miami hosted the first East Coast rock festival? From May 18-19, 1968, the Miami Pop Festival took place at Gulfstream Park and featured legendary performers like Jimi Hendrix, F...More Details

  • History Miami Museum- Tropical Dreams

    Jan 01 - Dec 31, 2018 | 2:00PM - 3:00PM

    Tropical Dreams explores South Florida history from prehistoric times to the present day. Topics explored include First Arrivals, Internation...More Details

  • HistoryMiami Museum- History and Ourselves

    Jan 01 - Dec 31, 2018 | 2:00PM - 3:00PM

    History & Ourselves An interactive exhibition featuring artifacts and archival items from the museum’s collections. Highlighted objects include the floor pane...More Details

  • HistoryMiami Museum- The Folklife Gallery

    Jan 01 - Dec 31, 2018 | 2:00PM - 3:00PM

    The Folklife Gallery Made possible by generous contributions from the Institute of Museum and Library Services, the National Endowment for the Arts, and by Paul a...More Details

  • A Century of Flight: The Story of Aviation in Miami

    Mar 23 - Dec 31, 2018

    HistoryMiami Museum and Miami International Airport’s Division of Fine Arts & Cultural Affairs are excited to announce the creation of the Hall of Aviation. Envisioned as an ongoing partnershi...More Details

  • Avenues of Expression: Street Traditions in Miami

    Mar 16 - Jan 13, 2019

    The smell and taste of cafecitos. The shapes and colors of an eye-catching mural. The familiar face of the fruit vendor on your corner. All are experienced on Miami’s streets, where the vibrant, r...More Details


101 W. Flagler St.
Miami, FL 33130
(305) 375-1492

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