• Newsman

    The Photojournalism of Tim Chapman

    April 15, 2016 - August 14, 2016

    For forty years, photojournalist Tim Chapman documented the history of South Florida and beyond. His career with the Miami Herald began in 1972, ended in 2012, and included coverage of The Jonestown Massacre, the Mariel Boatlift, the Cocaine Cowboys era, and Hurricane Andrew, among other local and international...

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  • ParkQuest: South Florida

    Paintings by Patricia Rottino Cummins

    July 13, 2016 - September 04, 2016

    With a paintbrush in hand, Miami's very own environmental artist Patricia Cummins has captured various scenes from nature while traveling the nation for...

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  • Beyond the Game

    Sports and the Evolution of South Florida

    July 16, 2016 - January 15, 2017

    Since the 1920s, sporting events and institutions have both mirrored and shaped the growth of South Florida. Miami Jai-Alai and Hialeah Park two of the...

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  • Tropical Dreams

    A People's History of South Florida

    Permanent Exhibition

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

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  • History & Ourselves

    Permanent Exhibition

    History & Ourselves is an interactive exhibition featuring artifacts and archival items from the museum's collections. Highlighted objects include the...

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  • Whitman Family Gallery

    Permanent Exhibition

    This gallery tells the story of over 100 years of a pioneering Miami Beach family whose influence is still prominent throughout the city of Miami. the...

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  • Folklife Gallery

    Permanent Exhibition

    Learn about our cultural diversity and the traditions that connect us to our past, express who we are, and give our region its unique character. The Folklife...

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  • The Discipline of Nature

    Architect Alfred Browning Parker in Florida

    September 24, 2016 - January 15, 2017

    A Modernist architect best known for his residential designs, Alfred Browning Parker was born in Boston but moved to Miami at age 8. He graduated from...

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