Nature Preserve Tours – Daily, October through May

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami, FL

Join our naturalist staff for a hike through the Deering Estate’s protected natural areas. Along the way, learn about native plants and animals and the Cutler Burial Mound. Staff Guided Nature Preserve Tour are offered once daily at 12:30pm, October through May. All guests, including Deering Estate Foundation Members, are required to sign-up at the Main […]

Exhibit: Gabriela Gamboa: New Topographies, Mapping the Territory from Venezuela to Miami

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami, FL

An outdoor photographic installation that builds a new topographic map connecting these two geographical points through the use of archives, memory, erosion and personal mythology. The exhibition will be on display daily, November 11, 2022 - February 12, 2023. In Deambula/Roam (2020), a video performance by Gabriela Gamboa, a feeling of apprehension and entrapment pervades […]

Paddle Board Equipment Rentals at Deering Point

Deering Point 17350 Old Cutler Road, Miami, FL

Paddleboards rentals by PADL (@ridepadl) are available via self-service rental kiosk at Deering Point (17350 Old Cutler Road  Miami, FL 33157), allowing guests to rent a paddleboard, every day from sunrise to sunset (Deering Point park & parking lot close at sunset daily).  4 paddleboards are available on a first come, first serve basis. Hourly […]

$19 – $99

Exhibit: Lissete Schaeffler & Bill Cruz: Eden’s Bridge

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami, FL

This exhibition is the result of a completed project residency at the Deering Estate. Their work is characterized by a duality in perspective informed by their diverse artistic backgrounds. Lissette's extensive experience in fine art photography along with Bill’s work in multimedia, music and writing combine to create a unique, multidisciplinary approach that fully captures […]

Sunrise Photography

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami, FL

The Deering Estate offers an exciting opportunity to photograph the sunrise over Biscayne Bay! Bring your camera, tripod, water, and bug spray. Bugs & mosquitos are very common throughout the year, please come prepared (mosquito spray/lotion, long sleeve shirts, & long pants are suggested). This program is for ages 15+. Cost: $20 per person (members […]

$20

Marine Conservation

Deering Estate Visitor Center 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami, FL

These homeschool classes are geared for students ages 9-14. Classes will focus on Marine Biology through a diverse array of activities. Each session includes 4 Wednesday classes in the same month, and each class is from 10 AM – 1 PM. Schedule of activities are listed below or can be found here. Ages: 9-14 Time: 10 AM […]

$60

Eco Academy

Deering Estate Visitor Center 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami, FL

Join Homeschool at Deering Eco Academy series every first Wednesday of the month, September - May. Classes will explore the fields of wildlife biology, marine biology, ecology, and environmental science. Schedule of activities are listed below or can be found here. Ages: 5 to 8 Time: 10AM - 1PM. Drop off & pickup are located […]

$15

Moon Viewing

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami, FL

All visitors must reserve tickets online in advance for this event.   Enjoying the view of the moon from the Deering Estate front lawn is a magical experience. Bring your binoculars or telescope (BYOT), pack a picnic and chairs, blankets, and enjoy a relaxing evening with family and friends. Picnic tables are available on a first […]

Moon Viewing

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami, FL

All visitors must reserve tickets online in advance for this event.   Enjoying the view of the moon from the Deering Estate front lawn is a magical experience. Bring your binoculars or telescope (BYOT), pack a picnic and chairs, blankets, and enjoy a relaxing evening with family and friends. Picnic tables are available on a first […]

Moonlight Kayak Tour

Deering Estate Visitor Center 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami, FL

Take a Moonlight Kayak Tour through Biscayne Bay! These tours will depart from Charles’ Deering’s boat basin and paddle out towards Chicken Key, a seven-acre mangrove island and bird rookery approximately one mile off-shore. Cost: $45 per person (members and non-members). For ages 18 & older. Recommended for intermediate paddlers. Space is limited! Registration online […]

$45

Moonlight Kayak Tour

Deering Estate Visitor Center 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami, FL

Take a Moonlight Kayak Tour through Biscayne Bay! These tours will depart from Charles’ Deering’s boat basin and paddle out towards Chicken Key, a seven-acre mangrove island and bird rookery approximately one mile off-shore. Cost: $45 per person (members and non-members). For ages 18 & older. Recommended for intermediate paddlers. Space is limited! Registration online […]

$45

Boca Chita Key Cruise

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami, FL

Departing from the Deering Estate on the Pelican Skipper, a comfortable riding 45 foot Corinthian catamaran, this three hour tour will allow you to experience Biscayne National Park in a new light! Guided by a Biscayne National Park Ranger, guests will journey through Biscayne Bay to see Boca Chita Island and learn about the history […]

$66

Boca Chita Key Cruise

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami, FL

Departing from the Deering Estate on the Pelican Skipper, a comfortable riding 45 foot Corinthian catamaran, this three hour tour will allow you to experience Biscayne National Park in a new light! Guided by a Biscayne National Park Ranger, guests will journey through Biscayne Bay to see Boca Chita Island and learn about the history […]

$66

Nature Photography

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami, FL

Bring your camera as you explore the Deering Estate's natural environment. A Deering Estate naturalist will take you on a guided tour while teaching you about the natural environment and techniques for capturing photos in nature. Each session has a different theme. Bugs & mosquitos are very common throughout the year, please come prepared (mosquito […]

$25

Nature Photography

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami, FL

Bring your camera as you explore the Deering Estate's natural environment. A Deering Estate naturalist will take you on a guided tour while teaching you about the natural environment and techniques for capturing photos in nature. Each session has a different theme. Bugs & mosquitos are very common throughout the year, please come prepared (mosquito […]

$25

Artist Walk: Gabriela Gamboa: New Topographies, Mapping the Territory from Venezuela to Miami

Join Bakehouse artist Gabriela Gamboa for a photo walk at the Deering Estate presented on the occasion of her site-specific installation, New Topographies. A photo walk will take place on Sunday, Feb. 5th from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Deering Estate. Participants will have the opportunity to explore Deering's naturally-protected areas from a […]

Marine Conservation

Deering Estate Visitor Center 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami, FL

These homeschool classes are geared for students ages 9-14. Classes will focus on Marine Biology through a diverse array of activities. Each session includes 4 Wednesday classes in the same month, and each class is from 10 AM – 1 PM. Schedule of activities are listed below or can be found here. Ages: 9-14 Time: 10 AM […]

$60

Night Hike & Campfire

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami, FL

Explore the woods and it's wildlife as it comes to life at night! After the guided hike, gather around a campfire. Night Hike & Campfires are seasonal, held generally on the 2nd Wednesday of the month, October through May. Cost: $15 per person (ages 4 & older; members & nonmembers). Spaces are limited! Bugs & mosquitos are […]

$15

Night Hike & Campfire

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami, FL

Explore the woods and it's wildlife as it comes to life at night! After the guided hike, gather around a campfire. Night Hike & Campfires are seasonal, held generally on the 2nd Wednesday of the month, October through May. Cost: $15 per person (ages 4 & older; members & nonmembers). Spaces are limited! Bugs & mosquitos are […]

$15

Lighthouses of Biscayne Bay Cruise

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami, FL

After departing from Deering Estate, a Biscayne National Park Ranger guides you on a journey through Biscayne Bay to see the iconic Cape Florida, Fowey Rocks, and Boca Chita lighthouses and learn about the history that surrounds them. You cut though the alluring Stiltsville and go to Boca Chita Key to get up close to […]

$80