Type: Day Trips, Family Friendly, Historic Sites, History Museums, Museums

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HistoryMiami doesn't sound like the name of a historical museum, which is exactly what organizers and board members had in mind. The less-bulky name signified a new direction for what was previously...  Read More


  • Free Things to Do: "If you don't ride public transit here, make sure to ask for parking validation."
  • Museums: "Check out their website for schedule of tours around town. Their Stiltsville Cruise is not to be missed."
  • Things to Do with Kids: "Mmake sure to sign up for their newsletter for weekly Hands on History activities before and after your visit! Also, admission is currently free for a limited time."
  • Best for Free Things to Do Because: Second Saturdays are for free for families. Make a day of it by riding the metro mover there and visiting the downtown library afterward.
  • Best for Museums Because: HistoryMiami is the city's only museum dedicated to preserving its past. Also, they host fantastic tours and have a research center open to the public.
  • Best for Things to Do with Kids Because: It's the very best place to learn more about local culture and history, complete with interactive exhibitions that keep kids of all ages engaged.