The Deering Estate preserves the 1920s era Miami estate of Charles Deering, Chicago industrialist, early preservationist, environmentalist, art collector, philanthropist and first chairman of the International Harvester Company. Nestled along the coast in South Dade, the Deering Estate is a cultural asset and historic site listed on the National Register of Historic Places. As a 21st Century museum destination for tourists and local residents, a variety of signature events, programs, tours and classes are offered throughout the year.

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“There is no other parcel of land of greater historic importance in South Florida”

Marjory Stoneman Douglas

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The Deering Estate Foundation, Inc. is a community-based charitable 501(c) 3 Florida Corporation dedicated to preserving and enhancing the Deering Estate, one of South Florida’s largest and most significant historical, archeological, architectural and environmental treasures.

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Upcoming Events

  1. Daily Historic Tours

    January 1 - December 31
  2. Spring Contemporary

    May 18 - October 31
  3. Exhibit, Meg Wallace: Mother Mangroves

    July 10 - September 30
  4. Kayak Rentals

    August 6 - December 31
  5. Equinox Sunrise Photography – Sold Out!

    September 20 @ 6:00 am - 8:00 am
  6. Shorts Under the Stars at Deering Estate, MIAMIsFF

    September 20 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  7. Equinox Sunrise Photography

    September 22 @ 6:00 am - 8:00 am
  8. Butterfly Walk

    September 26 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
  9. Historic Ghost Tour – Sold Out!

    September 26 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
  10. Full Moon Yoga – Harvest Moon

    September 30 @ 6:30 pm - 7:45 pm