Discover The Arts at The Deering Estate

History

From 1913-1918, the wealthy Chicago industrialist Charles Deering purchased hundreds of acres of land where the high ground of the Miami Rock Ridge and the fresh water of the Everglades meets the Biscayne Bay.

Before Deering’s arrival, this remarkable place had already hosted 10,000 years of nearly continuous human occupation including Paleo-Indian shelters, Tequesta settlements, Seminole hunting grounds, Bahamian and Florida pioneer homesteads, and the town of Cutler.

The Deering Estate is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

General History
Native Cultures
Historic Structures
Deering Family
Permanent Collection
Gallery

Upcoming Events

  1. Historic Homes Tour

    January 1 - December 31
  2. Spring Camp 2019

    March 25 @ 7:30 am - March 29 @ 6:00 pm
  3. Marine Conservation

    March 27 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  4. Deering Seafood Festival

    March 31 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  5. Prohibition Era Cellar Series, Distillery Tasting featuring Big Cypress Distillery

    April 2 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  6. Wildlife Conservation

    April 3 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Our Place to Connect and Celebrate

The gateway to cultural and ecological exploration in Miami- Dade

Be a part of our dynamic past, present and future.
Join us and help to preserve the legacy.

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The Deering Estate Foundation, Inc. is a community-based charitable 501(c) 3 Florida Corporation dedicated to preserving and enhancing the Deering Estate, one of South Florida’s largest and most significant historical, archeological, architectural and environmental treasures.