Presidential Power and Immigration Policy: America’s Uncivil War — From Lincoln to Today Executive actions on immigration go hand-hand with our country’s history. Through time, presidents have used their discretionary enforcement powers to make policies that go beyond the regular immigration laws. Join HistoryMiami Museum for an all-star panel discussion on presidential power and immigration […]
February 1-3, 2019 Friday, February 1 is a Private Preview evening event for Full Access Weekend registrants and Dealers only. The Miami International Map Fair will be open to the public on Saturday, February 2 through Sunday, February 3, from 10 am to 5 pm. In 2018, the Miami International Map Fair turned 25, […]
Join HistoryMiami Museum and Miami Dade County Public Schools for an exciting day exploring history. Discover fossils, pirates, and pioneers with a 2 PM tour of our permanent exhibition Tropical Dreams: A People’s History of South Florida. Be part of the MDCPS History Fair: Triumph and Tragedy in History, and see presentations from students about […]
Join a Museum Educator for story time followed by a related art activity. Learn about Bessie Coleman the first African-American to earn a pilot’s license, and paint your own wooden model airplane. Capacity is limited. Free for participating children and caregivers. Register here.
Members, get an insider’s look at HistoryMiami Museum’s archives, and private storage area, with Michael Knoll, Vice President of Curatorial Affairs. He and other curatorial staff will share about on-going storage and preservation work and you will see artifacts from the museum collections not currently on public display. Light refreshments will be served. This event […]
HistoryMaker Member Private Event Enjoy cocktails and lively conversation with other HistoryMaker members and meet renowned historian and author Arva Moore Parks. The historical aspect of the evening will focus on women in South Florida history. The event takes place at the Coral Gables Merrick House. This event is limited to fifty HistoryMaker ($1,000) members. […]
Join photographer Nathan Benn as he recalls his journey across the State of Florida while on assignment for National Geographic. Learn how he embraced color photography before it was considered an acceptable medium for serious documentary. Ticket purchase includes a copy of A Peculiar Paradise by Nathan Benn. Capacity is limited, and advanced registration is […]
Celebrate International Women’s Day with us! Take a tour of our permanent exhibition at 11:00 am or 2:00 pm that will highlight the extraordinary accomplishments women made in shaping Miami’s history. Enjoy craft activities, storytelling, and more! RSVP Family Fun Days are possible with the support of the Miami Dade County Department of Cultural affairs, […]
Get a first look at our newest exhibition with a Friday night opening party! Enjoy music, live performances, complimentary beverages, and more. Tickets are free for members and pre-registrants. Tickets will be $10 at the door. Click here for tickets!
A colorful artistic enclave hidden in Hialeah is the Leah Art District. Join us on a tour of beautiful street mural art and other hidden treasures. Our expert guide is Hialeah Councilman, Paul Hernandez, the co-founder of the Leah Art District. Stay for an optional lunch at the oldest deli in Hialeah, the recently renovated, […]