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: John William Bailly: In Situ

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami, FL

John William Bailly has spent the last four years embedded in the Deering Estate as the inaugural McCormick Art Fellow. During his tenure, Bailly has transformed his Power House studio into a salon that welcomes artists, students, guests and creatives alike to enter into his hub of creative energy. The culminating exhibition of his residency […]

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Sunrise Photography

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami, FL

The Deering Estate offers an exciting opportunity to photograph the sunrise over Biscayne Bay!  Please note that you must register and pay in advance. Cost: $20 per person (members and non-members). Space is limited! Register online below. Bring your camera, tripod, water, and bug spray. Bugs & mosquitos are very common throughout the year, please […]

$20
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Kayak Rentals (Saturdays & Sundays)

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami, FL

Enjoy kayaking on the scenic Biscayne Bay. Paddle over sea-grass beds and explore the mangroves. Rental fees include the use of a kayak, life vest, paddles and a small dry bag for personal belongings. COST: $25 per person for the 1st hour, $10 each additional hour, per person. Foundation Members: $10 per person, per hour. […]

$10 – $25
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Butterfly Walk

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami, FL

The Deering Estate is home to several rarely seen species of butterflies. Guests will explore various habitats in search of the Ruddy Daggerwing, Dina Yellow, & Atala as well as the nearly 40 species of butterflies that are onsite. Join us on a guided tour though their favorite spots on the Estate. Butterfly Walks are […]

Mayaimi (Sweet Water)

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami, FL

A multidisciplinary performance and exhibition by artist in residence Mateo Serna Zapata and collaborating artists. Artist Mateo Serna Zapata invites the audience to experience a multidisciplinary performance and exhibition by interacting with moveable sculptures, bringing to life sculptures created with Augmented Reality, and watching a site-specific dance and music performance, among other activities focused on […]

Free
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Sunrise Photography

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami, FL

The Deering Estate offers an exciting opportunity to photograph the sunrise over Biscayne Bay!  Please note that you must register and pay in advance. Cost: $20 per person (members and non-members). Space is limited! Register online below. Bring your camera, tripod, water, and bug spray. Bugs & mosquitos are very common throughout the year, please […]

$20

Pollinator Citizen Science Day – Sold out!

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

As part of our efforts to increase citizen science, Deering Estate is proud to host this identification and survey day of insect pollinators in the park. In partnership with Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden, ZooMiami and National Butterfly Association’s Miami Blue Chapter we will delve into how to correctly identify the incredible insects that maintain our […]

Free
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Kayak Rentals (Saturdays & Sundays)

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami, FL

Enjoy kayaking on the scenic Biscayne Bay. Paddle over sea-grass beds and explore the mangroves. Rental fees include the use of a kayak, life vest, paddles and a small dry bag for personal belongings. COST: $25 per person for the 1st hour, $10 each additional hour, per person. Foundation Members: $10 per person, per hour. […]

$10 – $25

MIAMI short FILM FESTIVAL, Focus On Series: Focus on Passport to the World

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

The Deering Estate in partnership with the Miami short Film Festival presents Focus on: Passport to the World.  The event will take place indoors at the Deering Estate Visitor Center theater. Doors open 6pm, cocktail (complementary) at 6:30pm, and the screening will begin at 7 p.m. COST: $20 (students, seniors, & military: $14). Tickets are […]

$20
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Mini Camp (Teacher Planning Days)

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

Offered during select Teacher Planning Days. Every camp has a different theme and explores a different aspect of nature, allowing campers to have fun while also learning about different fields of science. Please bring lunch and snacks, refillable water bottle, closed-toe shoes, change of clothes, sunblock and bug spray, and hat and sunglasses. Schedule of […]

$40
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Wildlife Conservation

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

These homeschool classes are geared for students ages 9-14. Classes will explore the fields of wildlife biology, marine biology, ecology, and environmental science. 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: […]

$60
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Historic Ghost Tour – SOLD OUT!

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami, FL

Explore the history of the Deering Estate and step into the past on a Ghost Tour. Our guides will share stories of historic events, insights into previous inhabitants and the record of paranormal activity experienced by visitors and staff. Walking the same paths that Indigenous People, Miami's early settlers, and even Charles Deering have walked […]

$40

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 […]

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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
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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. Please review the latest safety guidelines prior to visiting.  Ticket price includes general […]

$25
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Kayak Rentals (Saturdays & Sundays)

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami, FL

Enjoy kayaking on the scenic Biscayne Bay. Paddle over sea-grass beds and explore the mangroves. Rental fees include the use of a kayak, life vest, paddles and a small dry bag for personal belongings. COST: $25 per person for the 1st hour, $10 each additional hour, per person. Foundation Members: $10 per person, per hour. […]

$10 – $25
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Kayak Rentals (Saturdays & Sundays)

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami, FL

Enjoy kayaking on the scenic Biscayne Bay. Paddle over sea-grass beds and explore the mangroves. Rental fees include the use of a kayak, life vest, paddles and a small dry bag for personal belongings. COST: $25 per person for the 1st hour, $10 each additional hour, per person. Foundation Members: $10 per person, per hour. […]

$10 – $25

Film Screening: Ocean to Everglades

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

Come learn about how you can protect our oceans and beautiful South Florida ecosystems. The Ocean Conservancy's Ocean to Everglades series brings viewers on a journey that shows how our waterways are connected. Sereia Films' Eating Out: The Hunt for Sustainable Seafood series highlights how to be a smarter seafood consumer. The screenings will be […]

Free
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Mini Camp (Teacher Planning Days)

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

Offered during select Teacher Planning Days. Every camp has a different theme and explores a different aspect of nature, allowing campers to have fun while also learning about different fields of science. Please bring lunch and snacks, refillable water bottle, closed-toe shoes, change of clothes, sunblock and bug spray, and hat and sunglasses. Schedule of […]

$40
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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
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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
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Moon Viewing

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami, FL

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 and enjoy a relaxing evening with family and friends. While the breezes from the bay are common, bugs and mosquitos are still possible. Please come prepared. Museums are […]

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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
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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
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Bird Walk

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

The Deering Estate is part of the Biscayne Bay IBA (Important Bird Area) recognized as a globally important habitat for the conservation of bird populations. Search for some of the Deering Estate’s estimated 170 resident and migratory bird species. Watch for ibises, herons, egrets and other shorebirds in and around the shallow coastal waters. Bird […]

$15
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Kayak Rentals (Saturdays & Sundays)

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami, FL

Enjoy kayaking on the scenic Biscayne Bay. Paddle over sea-grass beds and explore the mangroves. Rental fees include the use of a kayak, life vest, paddles and a small dry bag for personal belongings. COST: $25 per person for the 1st hour, $10 each additional hour, per person. Foundation Members: $10 per person, per hour. […]

$10 – $25
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Herp Tour

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

Join Deering Estate naturalist on a ‘Herp Tour’ throughout the property’s restricted natural areas. This program offers a chance to understand our reptilian and amphibious neighbors in wild and urban habitats. The event begins with a “sneak peek” of Deering Estate’s live captive herp specimens. Participants will be granted the opportunity to observe some of […]

$15
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Kayak Rentals (Saturdays & Sundays)

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami, FL

Enjoy kayaking on the scenic Biscayne Bay. Paddle over sea-grass beds and explore the mangroves. Rental fees include the use of a kayak, life vest, paddles and a small dry bag for personal belongings. COST: $25 per person for the 1st hour, $10 each additional hour, per person. Foundation Members: $10 per person, per hour. […]

$10 – $25
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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
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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
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Kayak Rentals (Saturdays & Sundays)

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami, FL

Enjoy kayaking on the scenic Biscayne Bay. Paddle over sea-grass beds and explore the mangroves. Rental fees include the use of a kayak, life vest, paddles and a small dry bag for personal belongings. COST: $25 per person for the 1st hour, $10 each additional hour, per person. Foundation Members: $10 per person, per hour. […]

$10 – $25

Artist Talk, John William Bailly: In Situ

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami, FL

The Deering Estate presents an artist talk with John William Bailly as a companion event to John William Bailly - In Situ exhibit. The Artist talk will be held in the Stonehouse Great Hall / Ballroom. John William Bailly has spent the last four years embedded in the Deering Estate as the inaugural McCormick Art […]

Free
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Clear Kayak Adventure

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

Depart from Deering Estate's boat basin on a guided clear kayak tour of Biscayne Bay. Our transparent vessels give you an up close and uninhibited view of the marine life below as you paddle over sea-grass beds and head into a mangrove forest. Cost: $45 per person (members and non-members). Ages 9+.  Ticket price includes […]

$45
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Kayak Rentals (Saturdays & Sundays)

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami, FL

Enjoy kayaking on the scenic Biscayne Bay. Paddle over sea-grass beds and explore the mangroves. Rental fees include the use of a kayak, life vest, paddles and a small dry bag for personal belongings. COST: $25 per person for the 1st hour, $10 each additional hour, per person. Foundation Members: $10 per person, per hour. […]

$10 – $25
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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

3rd Annual Chefs Table on the Bay

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami, FL

On Friday, October 21, 2022, from 6:30 to 10:30 pm, the Deering Estate will once again come alive with an exclusive cooking and dining experience: Chef’s Table on the Bay, A Night in Tuscany. Under the stars on the Estate’s beautiful courtyard, guests will enjoy delicious food, celebrity cooking demonstration, wine pairings, a very special […]

$150 – $1575
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Sunrise Photography

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami, FL

The Deering Estate offers an exciting opportunity to photograph the sunrise over Biscayne Bay!  Please note that you must register and pay in advance. Cost: $20 per person (members and non-members). Space is limited! Register online below. Bring your camera, tripod, water, and bug spray. Bugs & mosquitos are very common throughout the year, please […]

$20
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Kayak Rentals (Saturdays & Sundays)

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami, FL

Enjoy kayaking on the scenic Biscayne Bay. Paddle over sea-grass beds and explore the mangroves. Rental fees include the use of a kayak, life vest, paddles and a small dry bag for personal belongings. COST: $25 per person for the 1st hour, $10 each additional hour, per person. Foundation Members: $10 per person, per hour. […]

$10 – $25
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Kayak Rentals (Saturdays & Sundays)

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami, FL

Enjoy kayaking on the scenic Biscayne Bay. Paddle over sea-grass beds and explore the mangroves. Rental fees include the use of a kayak, life vest, paddles and a small dry bag for personal belongings. COST: $25 per person for the 1st hour, $10 each additional hour, per person. Foundation Members: $10 per person, per hour. […]

$10 – $25
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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
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Historic Ghost Tour – SOLD OUT!

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami, FL

Explore the history of the Deering Estate and step into the past on a Ghost Tour. Our guides will share stories of historic events, insights into previous inhabitants and the record of paranormal activity experienced by visitors and staff. Walking the same paths that Indigenous People, Miami's early settlers, and even Charles Deering have walked […]

$40
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Kayak Rentals (Saturdays & Sundays)

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami, FL

Enjoy kayaking on the scenic Biscayne Bay. Paddle over sea-grass beds and explore the mangroves. Rental fees include the use of a kayak, life vest, paddles and a small dry bag for personal belongings. COST: $25 per person for the 1st hour, $10 each additional hour, per person. Foundation Members: $10 per person, per hour. […]

$10 – $25
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Kayak Rentals (Saturdays & Sundays)

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami, FL

Enjoy kayaking on the scenic Biscayne Bay. Paddle over sea-grass beds and explore the mangroves. Rental fees include the use of a kayak, life vest, paddles and a small dry bag for personal belongings. COST: $25 per person for the 1st hour, $10 each additional hour, per person. Foundation Members: $10 per person, per hour. […]

$10 – $25

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Wildlife Conservation

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

These homeschool classes are geared for students ages 9-14. Classes will explore the fields of wildlife biology, marine biology, ecology, and environmental science. 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: […]

$60
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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

The Retro Fit

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

A five-part multimedia film and live performance series at the intersection of the arts, the natural environment and social justice. The Retrofit is a campaign to reimagine spaces and expressions while celebrating a shared foundation. It is where we set out to reframe a better version of ourselves. Hosted by Miami-Native Carla Hill, and curated […]

$20
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Moon Viewing

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami, FL

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 and enjoy a relaxing evening with family and friends. While the breezes from the bay are common, bugs and mosquitos are still possible. Please come prepared. Museums are […]

Recurring

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
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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
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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. Please review the latest safety guidelines prior to visiting.  Ticket price includes general […]

$25

10th Annual Vintage Auto Show

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami, FL

All visitors must reserve tickets online in advance for this event.  The Deering Estate, in collaboration with the Antique Automotive Club of America – South Florida Region, will host the 10th annual Vintage Auto Show on Sunday, November 6, 2022, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Guests can enjoy a relaxing day outdoors as they stroll […]

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Mini Camp (Teacher Planning Days)

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

Offered during select Teacher Planning Days. Every camp has a different theme and explores a different aspect of nature, allowing campers to have fun while also learning about different fields of science. Please bring lunch and snacks, refillable water bottle, closed-toe shoes, change of clothes, sunblock and bug spray, and hat and sunglasses. Schedule of […]

$40
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Wildlife Conservation

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

These homeschool classes are geared for students ages 9-14. Classes will explore the fields of wildlife biology, marine biology, ecology, and environmental science. 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: […]

$60
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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
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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
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Bird Walk

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

The Deering Estate is part of the Biscayne Bay IBA (Important Bird Area) recognized as a globally important habitat for the conservation of bird populations. Search for some of the Deering Estate’s estimated 170 resident and migratory bird species. Watch for ibises, herons, egrets and other shorebirds in and around the shallow coastal waters. Bird […]

$15
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Kayak Rentals (Saturdays & Sundays)

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami, FL

Enjoy kayaking on the scenic Biscayne Bay. Paddle over sea-grass beds and explore the mangroves. Rental fees include the use of a kayak, life vest, paddles and a small dry bag for personal belongings. COST: $25 per person for the 1st hour, $10 each additional hour, per person. Foundation Members: $10 per person, per hour. […]

$10 – $25
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Kayak Rentals (Saturdays & Sundays)

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami, FL

Enjoy kayaking on the scenic Biscayne Bay. Paddle over sea-grass beds and explore the mangroves. Rental fees include the use of a kayak, life vest, paddles and a small dry bag for personal belongings. COST: $25 per person for the 1st hour, $10 each additional hour, per person. Foundation Members: $10 per person, per hour. […]

$10 – $25
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Wildlife Conservation

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

These homeschool classes are geared for students ages 9-14. Classes will explore the fields of wildlife biology, marine biology, ecology, and environmental science. 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: […]

$60
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Sunrise Photography

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami, FL

The Deering Estate offers an exciting opportunity to photograph the sunrise over Biscayne Bay!  Please note that you must register and pay in advance. Cost: $20 per person (members and non-members). Space is limited! Register online below. Bring your camera, tripod, water, and bug spray. Bugs & mosquitos are very common throughout the year, please […]

$20
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Kayak Rentals (Saturdays & Sundays)

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami, FL

Enjoy kayaking on the scenic Biscayne Bay. Paddle over sea-grass beds and explore the mangroves. Rental fees include the use of a kayak, life vest, paddles and a small dry bag for personal belongings. COST: $25 per person for the 1st hour, $10 each additional hour, per person. Foundation Members: $10 per person, per hour. […]

$10 – $25
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Clear Kayak Adventure

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

Depart from Deering Estate's boat basin on a guided clear kayak tour of Biscayne Bay. Our transparent vessels give you an up close and uninhibited view of the marine life below as you paddle over sea-grass beds and head into a mangrove forest. Cost: $45 per person (members and non-members). Ages 9+.  Ticket price includes […]

$45
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Kayak Rentals (Saturdays & Sundays)

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami, FL

Enjoy kayaking on the scenic Biscayne Bay. Paddle over sea-grass beds and explore the mangroves. Rental fees include the use of a kayak, life vest, paddles and a small dry bag for personal belongings. COST: $25 per person for the 1st hour, $10 each additional hour, per person. Foundation Members: $10 per person, per hour. […]

$10 – $25
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Mini Camp (Teacher Planning Days)

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

Offered during select Teacher Planning Days. Every camp has a different theme and explores a different aspect of nature, allowing campers to have fun while also learning about different fields of science. Please bring lunch and snacks, refillable water bottle, closed-toe shoes, change of clothes, sunblock and bug spray, and hat and sunglasses. Schedule of […]

$40
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Mini Camp (Teacher Planning Days)

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

Offered during select Teacher Planning Days. Every camp has a different theme and explores a different aspect of nature, allowing campers to have fun while also learning about different fields of science. Please bring lunch and snacks, refillable water bottle, closed-toe shoes, change of clothes, sunblock and bug spray, and hat and sunglasses. Schedule of […]

$40
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Wildlife Conservation

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

These homeschool classes are geared for students ages 9-14. Classes will explore the fields of wildlife biology, marine biology, ecology, and environmental science. 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: […]

$60

Historic Holiday Décor: A Jazzy Holiday at Deering Estate

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami, FL

This holiday season, the Deering Estate embraces the season and continues its celebration of the 100th anniversary of the building of the Stone House in 1922 by taking us back to the glitz and glamour of the early twentieth century. Taking cues from the cultural explosion of jazz and film that blossomed in the age, […]

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Historic Holidays Evening Stroll

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami, FL

Enjoy a family friendly holiday evening on Friday, December 2nd and Wednesday, December 14th, from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Stroll the main grounds and the Historic Holiday Décor: A Jazzy Holiday, decorated by some of South Florida's top interior designers, led by Deering Estate Designer in Residence, Alfredo Brito. COST: $15 for adults (ages […]

$7 – $15
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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
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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. Please review the latest safety guidelines prior to visiting.  Ticket price includes general […]

$25
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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
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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
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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

Mistletoe & Martinis

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami, FL

The Deering Estate Foundation is pleased to announce the 5th annual Holiday event Mistletoe & Martinis will be held on Friday, December 9th, 2022, from 7:30 PM -11:00 PM. This year’s event is very special as we celebrate the 100th Anniversary of the Stone House with a 1920’s jazz age themed soiree. All proceeds benefit […]

$175 – $1800
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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
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Bird Walk

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

The Deering Estate is part of the Biscayne Bay IBA (Important Bird Area) recognized as a globally important habitat for the conservation of bird populations. Search for some of the Deering Estate’s estimated 170 resident and migratory bird species. Watch for ibises, herons, egrets and other shorebirds in and around the shallow coastal waters. Bird […]

$15

Holiday Bay Cruise

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami, FL

Take a break from holiday shopping and enjoy a relaxing cruise on Biscayne Bay that departs from Deering Estate on the Pelican Skipper, a comfortable riding 45 foot Corinthian catamaran. The vessel complies with Coast Guard Regulations and is ADA accessible. COST: $50 per person (members and non-members). Choose from two cruise times: Morning (11 […]

$50
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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
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Historic Holidays Evening Stroll

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami, FL

Enjoy a family friendly holiday evening on Friday, December 2nd and Wednesday, December 14th, from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Stroll the main grounds and the Historic Holiday Décor: A Jazzy Holiday, decorated by some of South Florida's top interior designers, led by Deering Estate Designer in Residence, Alfredo Brito. COST: $15 for adults (ages […]

$7 – $15
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Sunrise Photography

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami, FL

The Deering Estate offers an exciting opportunity to photograph the sunrise over Biscayne Bay!  Please note that you must register and pay in advance. Cost: $20 per person (members and non-members). Space is limited! Register online below. Bring your camera, tripod, water, and bug spray. Bugs & mosquitos are very common throughout the year, please […]

$20

Story-Time & Photos with Santa

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami, FL

Santa Claus is coming to town and he is visiting the Deering Estate! Enjoy story-time with Santa's elves and photos with Santa (for an additional fee) inside the Great Hall. Holiday photo packages are available for an additional fee. Children can participate in holiday arts and crafts activities. Updated information about this event will be […]

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Clear Kayak Adventure

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

Depart from Deering Estate's boat basin on a guided clear kayak tour of Biscayne Bay. Our transparent vessels give you an up close and uninhibited view of the marine life below as you paddle over sea-grass beds and head into a mangrove forest. Cost: $45 per person (members and non-members). Ages 9+.  Ticket price includes […]

$45
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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

Holiday Evening by the Bay

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami, FL

Pack a picnic and enjoy a drink with friends. Guests are welcome to bring blankets, chairs, food, and small picnic baskets. Stroll the main grounds decorated with holiday lights and festive décor. Please note that entrance to the museum to view the Historic Holiday Décor: A Jazzy Holiday at Deering Estate is offered as an […]

$10
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Winter Camp

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

The Deering Estate offers a winter break camp, which aligns with Miami Dade County School’s scheduled winter break. Every camp has a different theme and explores a different aspect of nature, allowing campers to have fun while also learning about different fields of science. Please bring lunch and snacks, refillable water bottle, closed-toe shoes, change of […]

$200
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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

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Winter Camp

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

The Deering Estate offers a winter break camp, which aligns with Miami Dade County School’s scheduled winter break. Every camp has a different theme and explores a different aspect of nature, allowing campers to have fun while also learning about different fields of science. Please bring lunch and snacks, refillable water bottle, closed-toe shoes, change of […]

$200
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Wildlife Conservation

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

These homeschool classes are geared for students ages 9-14. Classes will explore the fields of wildlife biology, marine biology, ecology, and environmental science. 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: […]

$60
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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
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Moon Viewing

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami, FL

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 and enjoy a relaxing evening with family and friends. While the breezes from the bay are common, bugs and mosquitos are still possible. Please come prepared. Museums are […]

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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
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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
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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. Please review the latest safety guidelines prior to visiting.  Ticket price includes general […]

$25
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Wildlife Conservation

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

These homeschool classes are geared for students ages 9-14. Classes will explore the fields of wildlife biology, marine biology, ecology, and environmental science. 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: […]

$60
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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
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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
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Bird Walk

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

The Deering Estate is part of the Biscayne Bay IBA (Important Bird Area) recognized as a globally important habitat for the conservation of bird populations. Search for some of the Deering Estate’s estimated 170 resident and migratory bird species. Watch for ibises, herons, egrets and other shorebirds in and around the shallow coastal waters. Bird […]

$15
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Clear Kayak Adventure

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

Depart from Deering Estate's boat basin on a guided clear kayak tour of Biscayne Bay. Our transparent vessels give you an up close and uninhibited view of the marine life below as you paddle over sea-grass beds and head into a mangrove forest. Cost: $45 per person (members and non-members). Ages 9+.  Ticket price includes […]

$45
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Wildlife Conservation

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

These homeschool classes are geared for students ages 9-14. Classes will explore the fields of wildlife biology, marine biology, ecology, and environmental science. 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: […]

$60