Daily Historic Tours

16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami

Nature Preserve Tour are offered daily at 12:30pm, October through May. All guests, including Deering Estate Foundation Members, must sign-up at the Main Gate before the tour begins. Space is limited and will be filled on a first-come, first- serve basis. Mosquitos are very common, please come prepared. The Stonehouse and Richmond Cottage Museums has […]

Kayak Rentals

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami

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

Spring Contemporary: Homemaking

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami

The Deering Estate presents Deering Spring Contemporary Projects: Homemaking - an exhibition exploring the notions of home, identity, site and community. The exhibition explores these concepts as a precursor to the centennial celebration of the Stone House. Homemaking brings together a group of works that take a variety of approaches in considering what makes a house […]

Birds of Biscayne Boat Cruise

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami

Departing from Deering Estate, this three hour tour will allow you to view the birds of Biscayne National Park while guided by a Deering Estate Naturalist. You journey through Biscayne Bay to locations such as Fowey Rocks, Soldier Key, and Boca Chita in search of the various species of birds found in Biscayne National Park. […]

$70

Herp Tour

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami

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

Mothers Day at Deering Estate

16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami

The Deering Estate is the perfect setting to celebrate Mother's Day! Bring the whole family to picnic and play or take a Bay Cruise on Biscayne Bay. Mothers Day Brunch: Bring your own picnic 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. General Admission: $15 for adults (ages 15+) & $7 for children (ages 4-14). Admission is free […]

Night Hike & Campfire (last session until the fall!)

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami

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 very limited. Register online below […]

$15

Sunrise Clear Kayak Adventure (last session until the fall!)

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami

Depart from Deering Estate's boat basin on a guided sunrise clear kayak tour of Biscayne Bay. As the sun rises over the beautiful waters of Biscayne Bay and wading birds are leaving their rookery you will paddle out towards Chicken Key, a seven-acre island and nature preserve surrounded by sandbars, tidal flats, and seagrass beds. […]

$50

Nature Photography (last session until the fall!)

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami

Bring your cameras 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. Cost: $25 per person. Ages 9+. Space is limited! Register online below (Tickets […]

$25

Boca Chita Key Cruise

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami

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 […]

$56

Stiltsville Guided Bay Cruise

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami

Journey through the northern most parts of Biscayne National Park by the alluring historic Stiltsville Houses and learn about the rich history of this area of Miami and Biscayne National Park. Departing from the Deering Estate on the Pelican Skipper, a comfortable riding 45 foot Corinthian catamaran, Stiltsville tours will take you for an up-close […]

$56

Sunrise Photography

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami

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. Space is limited! Register online below (Tickets sold online only). Bring your camera, tripod, face mask, water, and bug spray. Guests must practice social distancing and wear […]

$20

Afro-Fusion Dance Class

16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami

The Afro-Fusion Dance Class at Deering Estate consists of a blend of Afro-Diasporic dances including Salsa, Afro-Cuban and West African dance techniques, where participants will learn movement alignment, find their center and explore polyrhythms while enjoying the view at an exquisite outdoor setting. Class is held outdoors at the Visitor Center. COST: $10 per person […]

$10

Full Moon Yoga

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami

The Full Moon Yoga Series by Zamanta (@ZaYogaLife) at the Deering Estate provides an opportunity to enjoy the sunset and end of the day while welcoming the full moon at one of the most beautiful settings in Palmetto Bay. Cost: $20 per person. Ages 16+.  Spaces are limited! Register online below (Tickets sold online only). […]

$20

Moonlight Kayak Tour

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami

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. Space is limited! Register online below (Tickets sold online only). For ages 18 & older. Recommended for […]

$45

Lighthouses of Biscayne Bay Cruise

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami

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 […]

$70

Shorts Under the Stars: Celebrating Black Stories in honor of Juneteenth Celebration

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami

The Deering Estate is proud to host Shorts Under the Stars: Celebrating Black Stories in honor of Juneteenth Celebration (Film list: Check Back Soon!). The event will take place on June 13, 2021 in the front lawn of the Deering Estate. Gates open at 5:30pm, screening begins 7pm. Guests may bring blankets, lawn chairs, and small […]

$20

Junior Naturalists (ages 15-17)

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami

A five day training course at the Deering Estate that encourages youth to take an active role in environmental stewardship and education and prepares them to serve as peer mentors. The course includes certifications in American Red Cross First Aid and Adult/Child CPR, in addition to an introduction to basic canoeing, South Florida ecosystems, and […]

$225

Summer Camp, Ages 6-14 – Sold Out!

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami

Out of 365 days, there are 50 days of summer reserved for pure fun. At the Deering Estate’s Summer Camp, we expect to make the most out of those 10 weeks of camp! Rain or shine, we will spend our time exploring the best nature has to offer. During the week long summer sessions, the […]

$175 – $200

Fathers Day Fishing Cruise

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami

Celebrate Father’s Day with a cruise on Biscayne Bay! Throughout the year, Pontoon Boat Tours are offered on the Pelican Island Skipper, a 45-foot Corinthian Catamaran. This trip will depart from Deering Estate at 1:00 PM and return at 4:00 PM for a three hour, catch & release fishing trip. Deering Estate Naturalists will join […]

$45

Butterfly Walk

16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami

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 […]

$4 Admission: 4th of July Weekend (Saturday, Sunday & Monday)

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami

Enjoy reduced cost admission to the Deering Estate 4th of July weekend. Pack a picnic and enjoy a day by the bay! Purchase tickets for July 3, July 4, or July 5 (Saturday, Sunday, or Monday) at reduced cost general admission: $4 per person (ages 4 and up). Free for children age 3 and under. […]

Moonrise Photography

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami

The Deering Estate offers an exciting opportunity where you can take photos of the moon rising over Biscayne Bay! Bring your camera, tripod, face mask, water, and bug spray. Please note that you must register and pay in advance. Cost: $20 per person. Space is limited! Register online below (Tickets sold online only). Guests must […]

$20

Cabaret Concerts

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami

Cabaret Save the Dates!  July 31 & August 21, 2021. Check back soon for tickets and performer information.  

Historic Ghost Tour

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami

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

Chefs Table on the Bay

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami

The Chef’s Table on the Bay will kick off the weekend on Friday, October 22, 2021 and the Deering Seafood Festival will take place on Sunday, October 24, 2021. All proceeds benefit the Deering Estate Foundation, to raise awareness and support programming for community, conservation, and culture. The Chef’s Table on the Bay will make […]

Deering Seafood Festival

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami

Get ready for a non-stop celebration at the Annual Deering Seafood Festival on the Bay