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 […]

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 […]

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

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

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

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

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

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

Moonrise Photography

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami, FL

The Deering Estate offers an exciting opportunity where you can take photos of the moon rising over Biscayne Bay! Bring your camera, tripod, water, and bug spray.  Bugs & mosquitos are very common, please come prepared. This program is for adults and youth ages 15+. Cost: $20 per person (members and non-members). Space is limited! […]

$20

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

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. Bugs […]

$15

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

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. Wear closed-toe shoes and comfortable paddling clothing that can get wet, bug […]

$45

Spring Camp

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

Celebrate the best Spring Break has to offer at the Deering Estate's Spring Camp! 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. Campers will be getting hooked on the world of marine biology, and reeling in the fun […]

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

4th Annual Chefs Table on the Bay – Save the Date!

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami, FL

On Friday, March 24, 2023 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. Under the stars on the Estate’s beautiful courtyard, guests will enjoy delicious food, celebrity cooking demonstration, & wine pairings. Questions? Contact Us or call (305) […]