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. Kayak Rentals

    January 1 - December 31
  3. Exhibit: ICTUM OLIM VI by Miquel Salom

    February 12 - April 10
  4. Sunrise Clear Kayak Adventure

    March 6 @ 7:00 am - 10:00 am
  5. Nature Photography

    March 6 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  6. Boca Chita Key Cruise

    March 6 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  7. Stiltsville Guided Bay Cruise

    March 6 @ 3:15 pm - 5:15 pm
  8. Night Hike & Campfire

    March 10 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
  9. Bird Walk (Tickets Online Only)

    March 13 @ 7:30 am - 10:00 am
  10. Lighthouses of Biscayne Bay Cruise

    March 13 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm