Daily Historic Tours (POSTPONED)
With the safety of our community as our top priority as the community deals with COVID-19, this program has been postponed.
During this time, follow Deering Estate on social media @DeeringEstate and join us for the “Deering @ Home” virtual series featuring the wonders of the Deering Estate where you can explore & learn about the history, events and people that shaped today’s Deering Estate from the comfort of your home. #DeeringatHome #BehindClosedDoors #VirtualDeering. You can also view videos here.
Guided Museum House Tours are held daily* at 10:30AM, 12:30PM, and 3PM (June – September) and at 10:30AM and 3PM (October – May).
Guided Nature Preserve Tours are held daily* (October through May) at 12:30PM. Please note that the Nature Preserve trail areas are accessible to guests only during the guided 12:30 tour, and that guests entering the Nature Preserve must be accompanied by a Deering Estate Staff Member.
All tours meet at the bayside veranda of the Stone House.
Tour Groups of 15 or more are required to make private tour reservations in advance with our Group Sales team.
Self – Guided Tours
Self-Guided Tour: Stone House**
By 1921, Charles Deering was ready to make a permanent move to South Florida and wished to bring a little bit of Spain with him. He commissioned a Mediterranean Revival Stone House to be built within the original lot lines of the Richmond property, primarily to safely house his expansive art collection. However, one particular room wasn’t on the original blueprints…
Self-Guided Tour: Richmond Cottage**
In 1896, Dr. Samuel Richmond built his home in the Town of Cutler–a bustling hub of commerce and transportation south of Miami. The community moved away when the railroad bypassed the town in 1903, but Charles Deering had his own plan for Cutler…