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Coral Gables Museum

285 Aragon Ave, Coral Gables, FL 33134-5008
+1 305-603-8067
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Interesting view of history

Being I grew up in South Florida, I had a little knowledge of the history of Miami and I had been... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2016
isaacemjay
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Hollywood, Florida
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Disappointing

I do not believe it should be categorized as a museum. It has little to offer. Few information and... read more

Reviewed 20 September 2016
KhaledAboSaleem
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Umm el Fahm, Israel
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  • Average20%
  • Poor5%
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Hours Today: 12:00 - 17:00
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285 Aragon Ave, Coral Gables, FL 33134-5008
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+1 305-603-8067
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Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Being I grew up in South Florida, I had a little knowledge of the history of Miami and I had been to Coral Gables many times as I went to the University of Miami there. I heard of Flagler and all he did but had...More

Thank isaacemjay
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

I do not believe it should be categorized as a museum. It has little to offer. Few information and pieces. However you still can enjoy a 20 minutes tour there (tickets cost 7$ while I believe it should be free). I still recommend it if...More

Thank KhaledAboSaleem
Reviewed 20 August 2016

Most other similarly sized museums are superior to this one. Not particularly engaging, and not worth the admission. Go next door to Books & Books for a meal in their courtyard, and a browsing experience (or vice versa), instead.

1  Thank lsd f
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Great museum and interesting to find out about Coral Gables. A must see and a beautiful museum. A good history of how Coral Gables began.

Thank amy m
Reviewed 21 July 2016

The architecture is historical, I really like it. You can find the history of Coral Gables. Current exhibits: "Capture Coral Gables 2016" and "This land is your land: A second Century for American National Parks".

Thank 387indy
Reviewed 12 June 2016

We visited to find out the history of Coral Gables before exploring the area. This museum sets out the history very clearly and is very interesting.

Thank JHUK2014
Reviewed 8 June 2016

This museum has brought a foundation for culture in the City of Coral Gables. It also has preserved the architecture of a historical building that was slowly falling apart when it housed offices of city employees that thought nothing of punching holes in the limestone...More

Thank rocketman51
Reviewed 14 May 2016

We literally were not expecting to visit. We met my boyfriends father randomly in town. He was on his lunch break. He asked us if we had every been to the museum. We told him no. We continued to walk him back to his office....More

Thank Donnalynn P
Reviewed 4 May 2016

the museum has interesting exhibits on both local historical topics as well as education and enlightening exhibits on the local community impact of the environment.

Thank 210daisy
Reviewed 11 February 2016

this is a recent addition to the arts scene of coral gables-miami. on cetain days, mostly Friday evenings on exhibition opening night, the museum has a music get together for the public without charge. there are chairs for those that wish to sit down and...More

1  Thank baruj s
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