Museum Members: $20, Non-Members: $30, Children 12 & Under: $10
In front of Miami City Hall, 3500 Pan American Drive, Miami, FL 33133
Explore the history of Coconut Grove, the land across from the light, with HistoryMiami Museum’s Resident Historian, Dr. Paul George. Hear accounts of some of the Grove’s early settlers, including the Beasley, Frow, and Pent families and of Dr. Horace Porter, whose opening of a post office gave the area its name. Visit The Barnacle, Commodore Ralph Munroe’s home built during the Era of the Bay, and see Dinner Key, the former site of Pan American’s Seaplane Base.
No audio or video photography, please. Please note that there are no refunds or exchanges. Onsite registration will incur a $10 per person surcharge. Onsite registration not available if tour is sold out. Rates subject to change.
image via flickr / phillip pessar
About Resident Historian, Dr. Paul S. George
For over three decades, HistoryMiami Museum’s Resident Historian Dr. Paul George has toured his way to local, national, and international acclaim with his continuing series of historic tours. As a South Florida native, author, and former college professor, Dr. George has gained fame for his uncanny ability to recall the most impressive details about the people and places that make South Florida so unique.