Tour of Art Deco Historic District
Design Preservation League leads fascinating walking tours of some of South Beach’s most treasured examples of Art Deco Design. The 90-minute tours depart daily from the Art Deco Welcome Center on South Beach’s Ocean Drive. These easy and entertaining strolls that survey the local neighborhood’s best examples of Art Deco, Mediterranean Revival and Miami Modern styles in the Miami Beach Architectural Historic District. It’s an accessible tour too, meaning that you don’t need to be knowledgeable or know anything really about architecture to enjoy the tour as it explores local restaurants, hotels, condos and other commercial building. All tours, which visit both exterior and interior designs, are $25 or $20 for students, veterans and seniors. You can buy them online or directly at the Art Deco Welcome Center.