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Deering Estate

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Address: 16701 SW 72nd Ave, Miami, FL 33157-2500
Phone Number:
+1 305-235-1668
Today
10:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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The Deering Estate is a Miami-Dade County Park and a 444-acre natural and...

The Deering Estate is a Miami-Dade County Park and a 444-acre natural and archeological preserve and historic site listed on the National Register of Historic Places. It serves as a center for education, culture and recreation. Historic house tours are offered daily at 10:30 am and 3:00 pm. Natural areas tours are offered daily at 12:30 pm (October - May). The Historic House Tours and Natural Areas Tour are included with Estate admission: $12 for adults & $7 for children (ages 4-14).

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What an experience

My husband took me and my mother and we had a lovely and relaxing place here. It's very nice to know how the wealthy lived in those days. Beautiful place and highly recommended it.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
Patty G
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Miami, Florida
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Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My husband took me and my mother and we had a lovely and relaxing place here. It's very nice to know how the wealthy lived in those days. Beautiful place and highly recommended it.

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Westerville, OH
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I really enjoyed the beautiful park with rows of palm trees right by the water. It was serene and relaxing, and I would highly recommend spending the $12 entrance fee to walk around. (There is a Starbucks next door, so pick up a latte first!)

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Findlay, Ohio
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a good time at the Deering Stage. A nice piece of history in the middle of nature. We forgot that we were in the middle of Miami.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice place to visit and stroll around taking pictures which I did and will post so you can get an idea.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A hidden gem. A wonderful setting and lovely grounds. Seeing inside the house was really interesting. Great to understand it's history and that of the Deerings. The house was beautifully decorated for Christmas by local gardening clubs. You need a cafe and a gift shop! Missed revenue opportunity.

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Miami, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This house sits on the edge of Coconut Creek and has a backyard facing the ocean. The tour is self guided and pictures are allowed. You will not be disappointed. The Deering Estate also has different events throughout the year, if you know when you are visiting check out their web page.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is amazing, used to belong to the brother of Vizcaya, it has incredible views , the main house is full of history. magnificent place to visit with family.

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Vonore, Tennessee
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Viscaya the day before. This estate owned by Charles Deering, the half brother of the owner of Viscaya does not have the grand house filled with European treasures. However, the grounds are extensive and there is a number of acres devoted to native flora. The cottage that was first built in the 1890's has been restored since Hurricane... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016

This was a nice 2 hour visit while we were in the area without much to do one day. I would not make a special trip for it unless you specifically are interesting in the history of the estate, but if you are in the area, the houses are interesting, nice walk through a mangrove forest and beautiful views of... More 

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Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

I spent a day at the Deering Estate with my little sister (14), and we loved it. Much like Vizcaya there are gardens everywhere with a lovely view of the ocean. With only a small donation entrance is admitted and you can enjoy a lovely day exploring the grounds of the Deering Estate.

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