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August 2018

Downtown Walking Tour

August 25, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Walking Tour

Stroll through the bustling business district of Coral Gables. This thriving area began in the 1920s. Did you know the Colonnade Hotel was once the Coral Gables Sales Center? Or that electric trolleys once connected downtown Coral Gables to downtown Miami? Visit historic Mediterranean Revival buildings, including a former Ford dealership, outdoor theater and riding club. Newer additions to the cityscape help tell the complete downtown story. This program is generously supported by the Historic Preservation Association of Coral Gables.…

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Waterway Canoe Tour

August 26, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 1:00 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Waterway Canoe Tour

Enjoy a day out on the Coral Gables Waterway! This leisure canoeing experience led by Miami EcoAdventures and Coral Gables Museum staff encompasses both nature and history in a delightful blend of unique natural vistas and historic landmarks. We’ll explore Gables’ manmade system of canals, which added an impressive 40 miles of waterfront to the City – from Biscayne Bay through the residential section, to the grand golf course at the Biltmore Hotel. A surprising amount of wildlife can be…

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September 2018

Downtown Walking Tour

September 1, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Walking Tour

Stroll through the bustling business district of Coral Gables. This thriving area began in the 1920s. Did you know the Colonnade Hotel was once the Coral Gables Sales Center? Or that electric trolleys once connected downtown Coral Gables to downtown Miami? Visit historic Mediterranean Revival buildings, including a former Ford dealership, outdoor theater and riding club. Newer additions to the cityscape help tell the complete downtown story. This program is generously supported by the Historic Preservation Association of Coral Gables.…

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Museum Closed – Labor Day

September 3, 2018
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Coral Gables Museum Logo

Museum Holiday - Labor Day

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Talk: Caretakers; The Making-Of and Experiences behind the Show, by Artists Carl Juste and C. W. Griffin

September 5, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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In this presentation, renowned Miami Herald photographers Carl Juste and C.W. Griffin will relate many stories around the production of their exhibition Caretakers, now on view at the Museum. They will also share amazing, unpublished material - including photographs and video footage - that didn’t make it to the show. The public will have the opportunity to ask them questions about the process and about their previous works.   Wednesday, September 5th, 2018 – 6:30-8:30pm Community Meeting Room Coral Gables…

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Executive Exhibit Tour of “Sacred Ground”

September 6, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until November 4, 2018

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Enjoy an in-depth account of “Sacred Ground; The Rise, Fall and Revival of Lincoln Memorial Park Cemetery” with this curated tour of the cemetery’s archives and the show, Caretakers, by renowned Miami Herald photographers Carl Juste and C.W. Griffin.   Conducted by either the Executive Director, the Director of Historic Research or the Chief Curator of the Museum, it is an opportunity to learn much more than what you can see on the walls, and to ask questions on the…

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Mercedes-Benz of Coral Gables Gallery Night Live!

September 7, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Join us for Gallery Night Live, sponsored by Mercedes-Benz of Coral Gables! Exhibitions currently on view are “Sacred Ground: The Rise, Fall & Revival of Lincoln Memorial Park Cemetery”, featuring highlights from the archives and restoration of Lincoln Memorial Park, and “Caretakers”, by renowned Miami Herald Photographers Carl Juste and C. W. Griffin.   Enjoy a jazz performance by RC Music Group musicians, along with classic Southern barbecue food by Brownsville’s local grill, Graveyard Inn - a team that generously…

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Downtown Walking Tour

September 8, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Walking Tour

Stroll through the bustling business district of Coral Gables. This thriving area began in the 1920s. Did you know the Colonnade Hotel was once the Coral Gables Sales Center? Or that electric trolleys once connected downtown Coral Gables to downtown Miami? Visit historic Mediterranean Revival buildings, including a former Ford dealership, outdoor theater and riding club. Newer additions to the cityscape help tell the complete downtown story. This program is generously supported by the Historic Preservation Association of Coral Gables.…

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Executive Exhibit Tour of “Sacred Ground”

September 8, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until November 4, 2018

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Enjoy an in-depth account of “Sacred Ground; The Rise, Fall and Revival of Lincoln Memorial Park Cemetery” with this curated tour of the cemetery’s archives and the show, Caretakers, by renowned Miami Herald photographers Carl Juste and C.W. Griffin.   Conducted by either the Executive Director, the Director of Historic Research or the Chief Curator of the Museum, it is an opportunity to learn much more than what you can see on the walls, and to ask questions on the…

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Family Day: Rock You Like a Hurricane!

September 8, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Join us for a fun-filled afternoon complete with practical tips on how to stay safe and have fun indoors during hurricane season. There will be crafts, activities, games and survival guides for families to get ready and start preparations. Come on in, meet our guest participants and learn hoe yo stay safe and have fun indoors during this hurricane season!   Free.

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Executive Exhibit Tour of “Sacred Ground”

September 9, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until November 4, 2018

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Enjoy an in-depth account of “Sacred Ground; The Rise, Fall and Revival of Lincoln Memorial Park Cemetery” with this curated tour of the cemetery’s archives and the show, Caretakers, by renowned Miami Herald photographers Carl Juste and C.W. Griffin.   Conducted by either the Executive Director, the Director of Historic Research or the Chief Curator of the Museum, it is an opportunity to learn much more than what you can see on the walls, and to ask questions on the…

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Annual Members Meeting & Season Preview Presentation

September 13, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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All current members are welcome to join the Museum's staff and board as we present our 2017-2018 Annual Report, thank our outgoing board members, and announce/approve our incoming board. After a short musical interlude, the public is welcome to join members as we offer a sneak-peek of our highly anticipated 2018-2019 Season’s exhibits, programs, lectures, tours, the 2nd Annual Holiday Extravaganza and more! Light bites and cash bar provided.   Former members are encouraged to attend and renew their memberships…

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Downtown Walking Tour

September 15, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Walking Tour

Stroll through the bustling business district of Coral Gables. This thriving area began in the 1920s. Did you know the Colonnade Hotel was once the Coral Gables Sales Center? Or that electric trolleys once connected downtown Coral Gables to downtown Miami? Visit historic Mediterranean Revival buildings, including a former Ford dealership, outdoor theater and riding club. Newer additions to the cityscape help tell the complete downtown story. This program is generously supported by the Historic Preservation Association of Coral Gables.…

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Executive Exhibit Tour of “Sacred Ground”

September 15, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until November 4, 2018

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Enjoy an in-depth account of “Sacred Ground; The Rise, Fall and Revival of Lincoln Memorial Park Cemetery” with this curated tour of the cemetery’s archives and the show, Caretakers, by renowned Miami Herald photographers Carl Juste and C.W. Griffin.   Conducted by either the Executive Director, the Director of Historic Research or the Chief Curator of the Museum, it is an opportunity to learn much more than what you can see on the walls, and to ask questions on the…

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Gables Bike Tours

September 16, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Bike Tour

Join us for a special ride in South Miami-Dade, where there is always #MoreToExplore, to learn about their extensive trails network. Joined by County Commissioner Daniella Levine Cava, who represents the “Bike District,” the ride will show us ways in which the Gables can be more cycling friendly. This tour will start and end at Larry and Penny Thompson Memorial Park located at 12451 SW 184th Street. Presented by Coral Gables Museum and Bike Walk Coral Gables. Bike rentals and…

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Executive Exhibit Tour of “Sacred Ground”

September 16, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until November 4, 2018

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Enjoy an in-depth account of “Sacred Ground; The Rise, Fall and Revival of Lincoln Memorial Park Cemetery” with this curated tour of the cemetery’s archives and the show, Caretakers, by renowned Miami Herald photographers Carl Juste and C.W. Griffin.   Conducted by either the Executive Director, the Director of Historic Research or the Chief Curator of the Museum, it is an opportunity to learn much more than what you can see on the walls, and to ask questions on the…

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Exploring Coral Gables

September 19, 2018
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Celebrate the History of the City Beautiful and learn about George Merrick’s vision for Coral Gables and the team that helped turn his dream into a reality! Campers will explore the history of Coral Gables by engaging in interactive tours of the museum & downtown Coral Gables, art making, gallery scavenger hunts, and themed activities and games that highlight Coral Gables’ unique past. The day is filled with both outdoor & indoor activities, in an environment where campers are encouraged…

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SMITHSONIAN MAGAZINE

September 22, 2018
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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FREE ADMISSION WITH MUSEUM  DAY TICKET

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Downtown Walking Tour

September 22, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Walking Tour

Stroll through the bustling business district of Coral Gables. This thriving area began in the 1920s. Did you know the Colonnade Hotel was once the Coral Gables Sales Center? Or that electric trolleys once connected downtown Coral Gables to downtown Miami? Visit historic Mediterranean Revival buildings, including a former Ford dealership, outdoor theater and riding club. Newer additions to the cityscape help tell the complete downtown story. This program is generously supported by the Historic Preservation Association of Coral Gables.…

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Executive Exhibit Tour of “Sacred Ground”

September 22, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until November 4, 2018

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Enjoy an in-depth account of “Sacred Ground; The Rise, Fall and Revival of Lincoln Memorial Park Cemetery” with this curated tour of the cemetery’s archives and the show, Caretakers, by renowned Miami Herald photographers Carl Juste and C.W. Griffin.   Conducted by either the Executive Director, the Director of Historic Research or the Chief Curator of the Museum, it is an opportunity to learn much more than what you can see on the walls, and to ask questions on the…

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Executive Exhibit Tour of “Sacred Ground”

September 23, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until November 4, 2018

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Enjoy an in-depth account of “Sacred Ground; The Rise, Fall and Revival of Lincoln Memorial Park Cemetery” with this curated tour of the cemetery’s archives and the show, Caretakers, by renowned Miami Herald photographers Carl Juste and C.W. Griffin.   Conducted by either the Executive Director, the Director of Historic Research or the Chief Curator of the Museum, it is an opportunity to learn much more than what you can see on the walls, and to ask questions on the…

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Crimes of a Decade

September 26, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Unveiling Event for CGM Cultural Exchange Trip to The Rhone River Valley 2019!

September 27, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Join us on Sept 27th to learn about the Museum’s upcoming cultural exchange and discovery trip to the Rhone River Valley in southeastern France. In partnership with Express Travel and Viking Cruises, our trip visits the City of Coral Gables Sister City of Aix-en-Provence for a day of exploration, cultural exchange and private tours before traveling to Avignon to board the Viking Delling on an 8-day tour up the River Rhone. We will visit Avignon, Arles, Viviers, Tournon, Vienne and…

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Downtown Walking Tour

September 29, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Walking Tour

Stroll through the bustling business district of Coral Gables. This thriving area began in the 1920s. Did you know the Colonnade Hotel was once the Coral Gables Sales Center? Or that electric trolleys once connected downtown Coral Gables to downtown Miami? Visit historic Mediterranean Revival buildings, including a former Ford dealership, outdoor theater and riding club. Newer additions to the cityscape help tell the complete downtown story. This program is generously supported by the Historic Preservation Association of Coral Gables.…

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Executive Exhibit Tour of “Sacred Ground”

September 29, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until November 4, 2018

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Enjoy an in-depth account of “Sacred Ground; The Rise, Fall and Revival of Lincoln Memorial Park Cemetery” with this curated tour of the cemetery’s archives and the show, Caretakers, by renowned Miami Herald photographers Carl Juste and C.W. Griffin.   Conducted by either the Executive Director, the Director of Historic Research or the Chief Curator of the Museum, it is an opportunity to learn much more than what you can see on the walls, and to ask questions on the…

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Waterway Canoe Tour

September 30, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 1:00 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Waterway Canoe Tour

Enjoy a day out on the Coral Gables Waterway! This leisure canoeing experience led by Miami EcoAdventures and Coral Gables Museum staff encompasses both nature and history in a delightful blend of unique natural vistas and historic landmarks. We’ll explore Gables’ manmade system of canals, which added an impressive 40 miles of waterfront to the City – from Biscayne Bay through the residential section, to the grand golf course at the Biltmore Hotel. A surprising amount of wildlife can be…

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Executive Exhibit Tour of “Sacred Ground”

September 30, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until November 4, 2018

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Enjoy an in-depth account of “Sacred Ground; The Rise, Fall and Revival of Lincoln Memorial Park Cemetery” with this curated tour of the cemetery’s archives and the show, Caretakers, by renowned Miami Herald photographers Carl Juste and C.W. Griffin.   Conducted by either the Executive Director, the Director of Historic Research or the Chief Curator of the Museum, it is an opportunity to learn much more than what you can see on the walls, and to ask questions on the…

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October 2018

Mercedes-Benz of Coral Gables Gallery Night Live!

October 5, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Join us for Gallery Night Live, sponsored by Mercedes-Benz of Coral Gables! The Museum will be premiering the exhibitions Kindred Spirits: Ten Artists by the Hudson at the Fewell Gallery, curated by Anelys Alvarez and Me, Merrick and the Songs of the Wind, by artist Jacqui Roch, at the Frank Lynn Gallery. Artists will be present.   Exhibitions currently on view are Sacred Ground: The Rise, Fall & Revival of Lincoln Memorial Park Cemetery, featuring highlights from the archives and…

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Downtown Walking Tour

October 6, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Walking Tour

Stroll through the bustling business district of Coral Gables. This thriving area began in the 1920s. Did you know the Colonnade Hotel was once the Coral Gables Sales Center? Or that electric trolleys once connected downtown Coral Gables to downtown Miami? Visit historic Mediterranean Revival buildings, including a former Ford dealership, outdoor theater and riding club. Newer additions to the cityscape help tell the complete downtown story. This program is generously supported by the Historic Preservation Association of Coral Gables.…

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Executive Exhibit Tour of “Sacred Ground”

October 6, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until November 4, 2018

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Enjoy an in-depth account of “Sacred Ground; The Rise, Fall and Revival of Lincoln Memorial Park Cemetery” with this curated tour of the cemetery’s archives and the show, Caretakers, by renowned Miami Herald photographers Carl Juste and C.W. Griffin.   Conducted by either the Executive Director, the Director of Historic Research or the Chief Curator of the Museum, it is an opportunity to learn much more than what you can see on the walls, and to ask questions on the…

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Executive Exhibit Tour of “Sacred Ground”

October 7, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until November 4, 2018

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Enjoy an in-depth account of “Sacred Ground; The Rise, Fall and Revival of Lincoln Memorial Park Cemetery” with this curated tour of the cemetery’s archives and the show, Caretakers, by renowned Miami Herald photographers Carl Juste and C.W. Griffin.   Conducted by either the Executive Director, the Director of Historic Research or the Chief Curator of the Museum, it is an opportunity to learn much more than what you can see on the walls, and to ask questions on the…

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A Homage to Aretha Franklin: The Justine Garcia Trio in Concert

October 12, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Enjoy a carefully-curated Jazz concert by talented artists, Justine Garcia (voice), Robert Papacica (Guitar) and Koa Ho (Bass.) The repertoire will include a selection of pieces from Aretha Franklin, as a posthumus homage to this great singer. This program is part of the related programming of the exhibition Sacred Ground: The Rise, Fall & Revival of Lincoln Memorial Park Cemetery, and is a collaboration with the Frost School of Music of the University of Miami.   Members: $10; Non-Members: $15

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Downtown Walking Tour

October 13, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Walking Tour

Stroll through the bustling business district of Coral Gables. This thriving area began in the 1920s. Did you know the Colonnade Hotel was once the Coral Gables Sales Center? Or that electric trolleys once connected downtown Coral Gables to downtown Miami? Visit historic Mediterranean Revival buildings, including a former Ford dealership, outdoor theater and riding club. Newer additions to the cityscape help tell the complete downtown story. This program is generously supported by the Historic Preservation Association of Coral Gables.…

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Executive Exhibit Tour of “Sacred Ground”

October 13, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until November 4, 2018

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Enjoy an in-depth account of “Sacred Ground; The Rise, Fall and Revival of Lincoln Memorial Park Cemetery” with this curated tour of the cemetery’s archives and the show, Caretakers, by renowned Miami Herald photographers Carl Juste and C.W. Griffin.   Conducted by either the Executive Director, the Director of Historic Research or the Chief Curator of the Museum, it is an opportunity to learn much more than what you can see on the walls, and to ask questions on the…

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Family Day on Aragon – Fall Harvest

October 13, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Come in and fall into a fun filled afternoon, celebrating the Harvest season! With a live musical performance, fine dining craft, games, and meet our community partners as we get ready for the holiday celebrations.   Free

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Executive Exhibit Tour of “Sacred Ground”

October 14, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until November 4, 2018

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Enjoy an in-depth account of “Sacred Ground; The Rise, Fall and Revival of Lincoln Memorial Park Cemetery” with this curated tour of the cemetery’s archives and the show, Caretakers, by renowned Miami Herald photographers Carl Juste and C.W. Griffin.   Conducted by either the Executive Director, the Director of Historic Research or the Chief Curator of the Museum, it is an opportunity to learn much more than what you can see on the walls, and to ask questions on the…

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One-Day Symposium: “Sacred Ground” [CANCELLED]

October 20, 2018 @ 10:00 am
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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  One-Day Symposium: Sacred Ground; Reflections on the African American Legacy Saturday, Oct. 20; 10am-5pm This symposium gathers the varied voices of nationally recognized experts to address topics on the history and culture of the African-American community in the United States. As a complement to the exhibition, “Sacred Ground: The Rise, Fall and Revival of Lincoln Memorial Park” presenters will reflect on such topics as Coral Gables’ Bahamian community, cemetery representation and aesthetics, religious practices in cemeteries, Critical Race Theory…

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Downtown Walking Tour

October 20, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Walking Tour

Stroll through the bustling business district of Coral Gables. This thriving area began in the 1920s. Did you know the Colonnade Hotel was once the Coral Gables Sales Center? Or that electric trolleys once connected downtown Coral Gables to downtown Miami? Visit historic Mediterranean Revival buildings, including a former Ford dealership, outdoor theater and riding club. Newer additions to the cityscape help tell the complete downtown story. This program is generously supported by the Historic Preservation Association of Coral Gables.…

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Executive Exhibit Tour of “Sacred Ground”

October 20, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until November 4, 2018

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Enjoy an in-depth account of “Sacred Ground; The Rise, Fall and Revival of Lincoln Memorial Park Cemetery” with this curated tour of the cemetery’s archives and the show, Caretakers, by renowned Miami Herald photographers Carl Juste and C.W. Griffin.   Conducted by either the Executive Director, the Director of Historic Research or the Chief Curator of the Museum, it is an opportunity to learn much more than what you can see on the walls, and to ask questions on the…

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Gables Bike Tours

October 21, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Bike Tour

Ride with us to Pinewood Cemetery, the oldest cemetery south of the Miami River. This spooky cemetery features original tombstones and unmarked graves from early Florida pioneer times amidst a beautiful pine rock land habitat. Led by South Florida history enthusiast, John Swain, riders will learn some of the names of the people buried here and how they met their demise. Zombie attire encouraged! Third Sunday of every month, 10am Approximately 2 hrs. $10; $5 for Museum members and children…

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Executive Exhibit Tour of “Sacred Ground”

October 21, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until November 4, 2018

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Enjoy an in-depth account of “Sacred Ground; The Rise, Fall and Revival of Lincoln Memorial Park Cemetery” with this curated tour of the cemetery’s archives and the show, Caretakers, by renowned Miami Herald photographers Carl Juste and C.W. Griffin.   Conducted by either the Executive Director, the Director of Historic Research or the Chief Curator of the Museum, it is an opportunity to learn much more than what you can see on the walls, and to ask questions on the…

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Miami’s Murders Most Foul

October 24, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Miami is not unique among American cities for having so many homicides. It is unique however, for having so many bizarre and exotic ones. To celebrate the Halloween Season, Patrick Alexander traces backwards through our history of unusual murders; ranging from the 21st century South Miami’s Facebook killer to the 19th century Lemon City face-off. The following nineteen homicides range from the usual crimes of passion and mob-hits to robberies gone-wrong and political assassinations to others which can only be…

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Halloween Monster Mash

October 26, 2018
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Double, double, toil and trouble! Make this October a treat as CGM presents a day full of Halloween themed activities that will get your camper in the mood for the upcoming holiday! Campers can come wearing their favorite costumes*, and enjoy a day full of spooktacular crafts, games, and not-so-scary activities for a wicked good time at the museum! The day is filled with both outdoor and indoor activities, in an environment where campers are encouraged to make friends, have…

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Downtown Walking Tour

October 27, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Walking Tour

Stroll through the bustling business district of Coral Gables. This thriving area began in the 1920s. Did you know the Colonnade Hotel was once the Coral Gables Sales Center? Or that electric trolleys once connected downtown Coral Gables to downtown Miami? Visit historic Mediterranean Revival buildings, including a former Ford dealership, outdoor theater and riding club. Newer additions to the cityscape help tell the complete downtown story. This program is generously supported by the Historic Preservation Association of Coral Gables.…

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Executive Exhibit Tour of “Sacred Ground”

October 27, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until November 4, 2018

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Enjoy an in-depth account of “Sacred Ground; The Rise, Fall and Revival of Lincoln Memorial Park Cemetery” with this curated tour of the cemetery’s archives and the show, Caretakers, by renowned Miami Herald photographers Carl Juste and C.W. Griffin.   Conducted by either the Executive Director, the Director of Historic Research or the Chief Curator of the Museum, it is an opportunity to learn much more than what you can see on the walls, and to ask questions on the…

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Creating the Dream Tour

October 27, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2021

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Ongoing in the Betty and L. D. Pankey Gallery and Coral Gables Galleries. An introductory exhibition about Coral Gables' founder and developer, George Merrick, his family and other visionaries who helped him turn his dream of a place where "your castles in Spain are made real" into reality. This exhibit addresses local history, including pioneer life, the Florida Land Boom Architecture, urban planning and development. Curated by Arva Moore Parks, designed by Tom Graboski and fabricated by SFY Architectural Signs…

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Waterway Canoe Tour

October 28, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 1:00 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Waterway Canoe Tour

Enjoy a day out on the Coral Gables Waterway! This leisure canoeing experience led by Miami EcoAdventures and Coral Gables Museum staff encompasses both nature and history in a delightful blend of unique natural vistas and historic landmarks. We’ll explore Gables’ manmade system of canals, which added an impressive 40 miles of waterfront to the City – from Biscayne Bay through the residential section, to the grand golf course at the Biltmore Hotel. A surprising amount of wildlife can be…

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Executive Exhibit Tour of “Sacred Ground”

October 28, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until November 4, 2018

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Enjoy an in-depth account of “Sacred Ground; The Rise, Fall and Revival of Lincoln Memorial Park Cemetery” with this curated tour of the cemetery’s archives and the show, Caretakers, by renowned Miami Herald photographers Carl Juste and C.W. Griffin.   Conducted by either the Executive Director, the Director of Historic Research or the Chief Curator of the Museum, it is an opportunity to learn much more than what you can see on the walls, and to ask questions on the…

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6th Annual Doggie Costume Contest

October 31, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States

Bring your pooch to the Museum Plaza to strut down our “catwalk” in their costume for a chance to win a prize! Whether you have a terrific pup costume idea or you just want to witness the spectacle that is this annual tradition, all are invited to attend this public event. The Museum will offer a cash bar for the handlers. There is a $5 registration fee per doggy to benefit the Humane Society.   Contest Begins at 6:00pm

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November 2018

Coral Gables Museum Presents Gallery Night Live!

November 2, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:00pm on day First of the month, repeating until January 1, 2021

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Join us on Gallery Night and attend the Grand Opening of the shows The Caribbee Club: Krome Avenue; Paintings by Andres Cabrera at the Frank Lynn Gallery; America Weaves, at the Fewell Gallery; and The Art of Compassion in Gallery 109 and Abraham Gallery. Also on view that night is our permanent exhibition: Creating the Dream; George Merrick and his Vision for Coral Gables. Among other amenities in the courtyard, there will be live music in collaboration with the University…

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Downtown Walking Tour

November 3, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Walking Tour

Stroll through the bustling business district of Coral Gables. This thriving area began in the 1920s. Did you know the Colonnade Hotel was once the Coral Gables Sales Center? Or that electric trolleys once connected downtown Coral Gables to downtown Miami? Visit historic Mediterranean Revival buildings, including a former Ford dealership, outdoor theater and riding club. Newer additions to the cityscape help tell the complete downtown story. This program is generously supported by the Historic Preservation Association of Coral Gables.…

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Executive Exhibit Tour of “Sacred Ground”

November 3, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until November 4, 2018

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Enjoy an in-depth account of “Sacred Ground; The Rise, Fall and Revival of Lincoln Memorial Park Cemetery” with this curated tour of the cemetery’s archives and the show, Caretakers, by renowned Miami Herald photographers Carl Juste and C.W. Griffin.   Conducted by either the Executive Director, the Director of Historic Research or the Chief Curator of the Museum, it is an opportunity to learn much more than what you can see on the walls, and to ask questions on the…

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Creating the Dream Tour

November 3, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2021

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Ongoing in the Betty and L. D. Pankey Gallery and Coral Gables Galleries. An introductory exhibition about Coral Gables' founder and developer, George Merrick, his family and other visionaries who helped him turn his dream of a place where "your castles in Spain are made real" into reality. This exhibit addresses local history, including pioneer life, the Florida Land Boom Architecture, urban planning and development. Curated by Arva Moore Parks, designed by Tom Graboski and fabricated by SFY Architectural Signs…

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Executive Exhibit Tour of “Sacred Ground”

November 4, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until November 4, 2018

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Enjoy an in-depth account of “Sacred Ground; The Rise, Fall and Revival of Lincoln Memorial Park Cemetery” with this curated tour of the cemetery’s archives and the show, Caretakers, by renowned Miami Herald photographers Carl Juste and C.W. Griffin.   Conducted by either the Executive Director, the Director of Historic Research or the Chief Curator of the Museum, it is an opportunity to learn much more than what you can see on the walls, and to ask questions on the…

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MAD SCIENTIST

November 6, 2018
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Spring Camp 2018

  Get your creative juices flowing, it’s time to hit the lab and experiment like crazy! Campers investigate the world through STEM-based activities, applying the scientific method by conducting their own unique experiments, enjoy maddeningly fun scientific games and activities, and partake in wildly exciting arts n crafts, and more!

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Kindred Spirits: Curators’ Talk

November 7, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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In the context of the exhibition, Kindred Spirits; Ten Artists by the Hudson, curators Anelys Alvarez, Assistant Curator of The Jorge M. Perez Collection and The Related Group, who organized the exhibition; Meyken Barreto, independent curator and writer based in New Jersey; and Yuneikys (Yuni) Villalonga, Chief Curator of the Coral Gables Museum, will discuss the works of the artists participating in the show and their context.   Members: Free; Non-Members: $5.00 Please RSVP by Monday, Nov. 5,  by emailing…

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Downtown Walking Tour

November 10, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Walking Tour

Stroll through the bustling business district of Coral Gables. This thriving area began in the 1920s. Did you know the Colonnade Hotel was once the Coral Gables Sales Center? Or that electric trolleys once connected downtown Coral Gables to downtown Miami? Visit historic Mediterranean Revival buildings, including a former Ford dealership, outdoor theater and riding club. Newer additions to the cityscape help tell the complete downtown story. This program is generously supported by the Historic Preservation Association of Coral Gables.…

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Creating the Dream Tour

November 10, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2021

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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cgm

Ongoing in the Betty and L. D. Pankey Gallery and Coral Gables Galleries. An introductory exhibition about Coral Gables' founder and developer, George Merrick, his family and other visionaries who helped him turn his dream of a place where "your castles in Spain are made real" into reality. This exhibit addresses local history, including pioneer life, the Florida Land Boom Architecture, urban planning and development. Curated by Arva Moore Parks, designed by Tom Graboski and fabricated by SFY Architectural Signs…

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Family Day on Aragon: Thankful! Giving Thanks for Our Friends

November 10, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Let’s come together celebrating our friends, family & the city Beautiful! Enjoy crafts, games and live musical performances by the Actors’ Playhouse Musical Miracles! The performances: Songs and Dances from the hit Movie Musicals, The Greatest Showman and La La Land : SHOWTIMES: 2:30, 3:15, 4:00 pm! FREE!

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GIVE MIAMI DAY!

November 15, 2018
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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24 hrs online-only event:  12am - 11:59pm   Give Miami Day is an all-day online only community fundraising event benefitting more than 700 non-profits across Miami-Dade County on Thursday, November 15th! Mark your calendar to make your donation to the Coral Gables Museum and all your favorite charities that day from your smartphone, tablet, your home or work computer.   If you want to make your donation pledge before November 15th, visit https://coralgablesmuseum.org/givemiamiday/, make your pledge and we’ll make sure…

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Downtown Walking Tour

November 17, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Walking Tour

Stroll through the bustling business district of Coral Gables. This thriving area began in the 1920s. Did you know the Colonnade Hotel was once the Coral Gables Sales Center? Or that electric trolleys once connected downtown Coral Gables to downtown Miami? Visit historic Mediterranean Revival buildings, including a former Ford dealership, outdoor theater and riding club. Newer additions to the cityscape help tell the complete downtown story. This program is generously supported by the Historic Preservation Association of Coral Gables.…

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Creating the Dream Tour

November 17, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2021

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Ongoing in the Betty and L. D. Pankey Gallery and Coral Gables Galleries. An introductory exhibition about Coral Gables' founder and developer, George Merrick, his family and other visionaries who helped him turn his dream of a place where "your castles in Spain are made real" into reality. This exhibit addresses local history, including pioneer life, the Florida Land Boom Architecture, urban planning and development. Curated by Arva Moore Parks, designed by Tom Graboski and fabricated by SFY Architectural Signs…

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Gables Bike Tours

November 18, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Bike Tour

Partnering with the Underline Group, this ride takes us to one of the longest linear parks in Florida. Learn about all the upcoming improvements and new connections that have made this one of the most anticipated parks projects in Miami. Third Sunday of every month, 10am Approximately 2 hrs. $10; $5 for Museum members and children under 12. Please RSVP to 305-603-8067.

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Journey to the Wild South

November 21, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Saddle up! It’s time for a rootin’ tootin’ extravaganza of fun! Campers journey back in time to the pioneer South Florida, learning about the wildlife of our area, the history of our native peoples, and pioneers of South Florida through themed games, outdoor & indoor activities, arts making, and more!

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Museum Closed – Thanksgiving

November 22, 2018 - November 23, 2018
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Museum Holiday - Thanksgiving

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Downtown Walking Tour

November 24, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Walking Tour

Stroll through the bustling business district of Coral Gables. This thriving area began in the 1920s. Did you know the Colonnade Hotel was once the Coral Gables Sales Center? Or that electric trolleys once connected downtown Coral Gables to downtown Miami? Visit historic Mediterranean Revival buildings, including a former Ford dealership, outdoor theater and riding club. Newer additions to the cityscape help tell the complete downtown story. This program is generously supported by the Historic Preservation Association of Coral Gables.…

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Creating the Dream Tour

November 24, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2021

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Ongoing in the Betty and L. D. Pankey Gallery and Coral Gables Galleries. An introductory exhibition about Coral Gables' founder and developer, George Merrick, his family and other visionaries who helped him turn his dream of a place where "your castles in Spain are made real" into reality. This exhibit addresses local history, including pioneer life, the Florida Land Boom Architecture, urban planning and development. Curated by Arva Moore Parks, designed by Tom Graboski and fabricated by SFY Architectural Signs…

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Waterway Canoe Tour

November 25, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 10:30am on day Last of the month, repeating until November 26, 2028

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Waterway Canoe Tour

Enjoy a day out on the Coral Gables Waterway! This leisure canoeing experience led by Miami EcoAdventures and Coral Gables Museum staff encompasses both nature and history in a delightful blend of unique natural vistas and historic landmarks. We’ll explore Gables’ manmade system of canals, which added an impressive 40 miles of waterfront to the City – from Biscayne Bay through the residential section, to the grand golf course at the Biltmore Hotel. A surprising amount of wildlife can be…

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Call for Applications: Capture Coral Gables

November 26, 2018 - January 6, 2019
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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ATTENTION PHOTOGRAPHERS! The Coral Gables Museum invites you to submit your photographs to the contest, Capture Coral Gables for a chance to exhibit at the Museum and to win exciting prizes, including a Grand Prize Leica Camera! Capture Coral Gables is a skill-based photography contest open to artists of all ages and background. We are looking for fresh lenses that can update our image of Coral Gables to what the city is today. Photographic categories include: Portraiture, Street Photography, Nature/Landscape,…

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Call for Applications: Mutable Permanence

November 26, 2018 @ 8:00 am - December 14, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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The Coral Gables Museum is celebrating its building’s 80th Anniversary with an art competition for visual artists. We are looking for artworks that reflect on the beautiful keystone building that once hosted the Coral Gables Police and Fire Station and is currently the home of the Coral Gables Museum. Artists are welcome to consider all things associated with the building either as it was in 1938, when it was conceived, or as it is now – from the architectural, to…

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THE CITY OF CORAL GABLES WELCOMES ITALIAN ARTIST PATRIZIO TRAVAGLI AND HIS LATEST EXHIBIT “MIRRORS:DECEITANDREVELATION”

November 28, 2018 - December 9, 2018
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Italian artist Patrizio Travagli chooses Coral Gables as the next stop in his touring exhibition, “Mirror, mirror on the wall”. The thought provoking art exhibit, featuring a selection of mirrors, encourages those peering into the mirrors to become the piece of art. It will be on display in the Community Meeting Room at the Coral Gables Museum from November 28th through December 9th. “I strongly believe that arts and culture enhances our City’s international appeal and quality of life. Art…

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Panel Discussion: Different Perspectives on the Art Market

November 28, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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  This panel gathers the voices of leading experts on the arts, who will discuss the nature and trends of the art market after their different experiences. Omar López-Chahoud has been the Artistic Director and Curator of UNTITLED since its founding in 2012. As an independent curator, he has curated and co-curated numerous exhibitions in the United States and internationally. He organized the Nicaraguan Biennial in March 2014. López-Chahoud has participated in curatorial panel discussions at Artists' Space, Art in General,…

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December 2018

Downtown Walking Tour

December 1, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Walking Tour

Stroll through the bustling business district of Coral Gables. This thriving area began in the 1920s. Did you know the Colonnade Hotel was once the Coral Gables Sales Center? Or that electric trolleys once connected downtown Coral Gables to downtown Miami? Visit historic Mediterranean Revival buildings, including a former Ford dealership, outdoor theater and riding club. Newer additions to the cityscape help tell the complete downtown story. This program is generously supported by the Historic Preservation Association of Coral Gables.…

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Creating the Dream Tour

December 1, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2021

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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cgm

Ongoing in the Betty and L. D. Pankey Gallery and Coral Gables Galleries. An introductory exhibition about Coral Gables' founder and developer, George Merrick, his family and other visionaries who helped him turn his dream of a place where "your castles in Spain are made real" into reality. This exhibit addresses local history, including pioneer life, the Florida Land Boom Architecture, urban planning and development. Curated by Arva Moore Parks, designed by Tom Graboski and fabricated by SFY Architectural Signs…

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The Caribbee Club: “Future Tense” by Judith Berk King

December 5, 2018 @ 8:00 am - February 27, 2019 @ 5:00 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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In this exhibition, Miami artist Judith Berk King shares her imagined future. With artworks in different mediums, she envisions a world where many of our familiar species have vanished, and strange, hybrid creatures with unique survival mechanisms inherit the planet. “As an artist, I focus on the creation and display of curious zoological and botanical structures. Many of the creatures exist in a far distant future, one shaped by environmental changes as well as modifications made deliberately by man. The…

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Coral Gables Museum Presents Gallery Night Live!

December 7, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 7:00pm on day First of the month, repeating until January 1, 2021

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Join us on Gallery Night and attend the Grand Opening of the shows The Caribbee Club: Krome Avenue; Paintings by Andres Cabrera at the Frank Lynn Gallery; America Weaves, at the Fewell Gallery; and The Art of Compassion in Gallery 109 and Abraham Gallery. Also on view that night is our permanent exhibition: Creating the Dream; George Merrick and his Vision for Coral Gables. Among other amenities in the courtyard, there will be live music in collaboration with the University…

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Downtown Walking Tour

December 8, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Walking Tour

Stroll through the bustling business district of Coral Gables. This thriving area began in the 1920s. Did you know the Colonnade Hotel was once the Coral Gables Sales Center? Or that electric trolleys once connected downtown Coral Gables to downtown Miami? Visit historic Mediterranean Revival buildings, including a former Ford dealership, outdoor theater and riding club. Newer additions to the cityscape help tell the complete downtown story. This program is generously supported by the Historic Preservation Association of Coral Gables.…

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Creating the Dream Tour

December 8, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2021

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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cgm

Ongoing in the Betty and L. D. Pankey Gallery and Coral Gables Galleries. An introductory exhibition about Coral Gables' founder and developer, George Merrick, his family and other visionaries who helped him turn his dream of a place where "your castles in Spain are made real" into reality. This exhibit addresses local history, including pioneer life, the Florida Land Boom Architecture, urban planning and development. Curated by Arva Moore Parks, designed by Tom Graboski and fabricated by SFY Architectural Signs…

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Family Day on Aragon: ARTASTIC! A Celebration of Art in Public Spaces in Coral Gables Saturday, Dec. 8; 2 – 5 pm

December 8, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Let’s Flamingo for an Artsy afternoon with musical performances, holiday crafts, games and museum scavenger hunts. Enjoy a mini re-installation of Umbrella Sky Project in our museum courtyard with a whimsical photo booth! FREE.

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Chat with the exhibiting Artists & Cuban Merienda

December 9, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Art Basel at the Coral Gables Museum   YOU ARE INVITED!   Chat with the exhibiting Artists & Cuban Merienda Meet our Guest Artists included in the exhibition: Kindred Spirits; Ten Artists by the Hudson & Enjoy our carefully-curated catering of Cuban delights and refreshments.   Sunday, December 9th, 2018 9:30am – 10:30am   KINDRED SPIRITS: Ten Artists by the Hudson Fewell Gallery, October 5th - December 9th, 2018   Jairo Alfonso / Juan Carlos Alom / Douglas Argüelles Kenia…

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ART BASEL AT THE CORAL GABLES MUSEUM Chat with the exhibiting Artists & Cuban Merienda

December 9, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Meet our Guest Artists included in the exhibition, KINDRED SPIRITS; Ten Artists by the Hudson & enjoy our carefully-curated catering of Cuban delights and refreshments.   KINDRED SPIRITS: Ten Artists by the Hudson Fewell Gallery, October 5th - December 9th, 2018 Jairo Alfonso / Juan Carlos Alom / Douglas Argüelles / Kenia Arguiñao / Ariel Cabrera / Armando Guiller Geandy Pavón / William Pérez / Danay Vigoa / Jorge Wellesley Curated by: Anelys Alvarez This groundbreaking exhibition brings together ten…

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80th Anniversary Old Police and Fire Station Art Contest

December 10, 2018 @ 8:00 am - January 22, 2019 @ 5:00 pm

The Coral Gables Museum is celebrating its building’s with an art competition for visual artists. We are looking for artworks that reflect on the beautiful keystone building that once hosted the Coral Gables Police and Fire Station and is currently the home of the Coral Gables Museum. Artists are welcome to consider all things associated with the building either as it was in 1938, when it was conceived, or as it is now – from the architectural, to the historical,…

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Coral Gables Museum Presents: The 2nd Annual “A Holiday Extravaganza”!

December 14, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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The Coral Gables Museum's Board of Directors invites you to join us for the second annual "A Holiday Extravaganza," a fundraiser on the Museum Plaza benefiting the Museum's education programs. Enjoy a festive evening of holiday cheer complete with dinner, drinks and a full concert of holiday classics! Ring in the holiday season with Renowned Basque concert pianist Roberto Berrocal. Limited Tickets Available. Festive chic attire. To make reservations or for more information, please contact us at 305.603.8067 or info@coralgablesmuseum.org…

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Downtown Walking Tour

December 15, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Walking Tour

Stroll through the bustling business district of Coral Gables. This thriving area began in the 1920s. Did you know the Colonnade Hotel was once the Coral Gables Sales Center? Or that electric trolleys once connected downtown Coral Gables to downtown Miami? Visit historic Mediterranean Revival buildings, including a former Ford dealership, outdoor theater and riding club. Newer additions to the cityscape help tell the complete downtown story. This program is generously supported by the Historic Preservation Association of Coral Gables.…

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Creating the Dream Tour

December 15, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2021

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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cgm

Ongoing in the Betty and L. D. Pankey Gallery and Coral Gables Galleries. An introductory exhibition about Coral Gables' founder and developer, George Merrick, his family and other visionaries who helped him turn his dream of a place where "your castles in Spain are made real" into reality. This exhibit addresses local history, including pioneer life, the Florida Land Boom Architecture, urban planning and development. Curated by Arva Moore Parks, designed by Tom Graboski and fabricated by SFY Architectural Signs…

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Gables Bike Tours

December 16, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Bike Tour

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas, Hanukkah and Winter Solstice! Visit Gables' most beautiful houses of worship with special guest David Rifkind, Associate Professor of Architecture and Chair of FIU Landscape Architecture + Environmental and Urban Design. This holiday season, join us in celebrating our City's religious and architectural diversity! Feeling the spirit? Decorate your bike with holiday flair! Third Sunday of every month, 10am Approximately 2 hrs. $10; $5 for Museum members and children under 12. Please…

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Downtown Walking Tour

December 22, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Walking Tour

Stroll through the bustling business district of Coral Gables. This thriving area began in the 1920s. Did you know the Colonnade Hotel was once the Coral Gables Sales Center? Or that electric trolleys once connected downtown Coral Gables to downtown Miami? Visit historic Mediterranean Revival buildings, including a former Ford dealership, outdoor theater and riding club. Newer additions to the cityscape help tell the complete downtown story. This program is generously supported by the Historic Preservation Association of Coral Gables.…

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Creating the Dream Tour

December 22, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2021

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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cgm

Ongoing in the Betty and L. D. Pankey Gallery and Coral Gables Galleries. An introductory exhibition about Coral Gables' founder and developer, George Merrick, his family and other visionaries who helped him turn his dream of a place where "your castles in Spain are made real" into reality. This exhibit addresses local history, including pioneer life, the Florida Land Boom Architecture, urban planning and development. Curated by Arva Moore Parks, designed by Tom Graboski and fabricated by SFY Architectural Signs…

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Museum Closed – Christmas

December 25, 2018 - December 26, 2018
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Museum Holiday - Christmas

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City Trekker Winter Camp

December 26, 2018 @ 9:00 am - January 4, 2019 @ 4:00 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Week 1: Dec. 26 - Dec. 28, 2018 Week 2: Jan. 2 - Jan. 4, 2019 City Trekker Winter Camp celebrates the holiday spirit, and offers parents a safe, quality experience for children while they are at work or simply running holiday errands. Campers will love celebrating end-of-year holidays from around the world, making crafts and playing games with all their friends at CGM!   Tuition: Members: $170/week; $45/day Non-members: $200/week; $55/day   Sibling Discount: First child pays regular rate.…

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Creating the Dream Tour

December 29, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2021

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Ongoing in the Betty and L. D. Pankey Gallery and Coral Gables Galleries. An introductory exhibition about Coral Gables' founder and developer, George Merrick, his family and other visionaries who helped him turn his dream of a place where "your castles in Spain are made real" into reality. This exhibit addresses local history, including pioneer life, the Florida Land Boom Architecture, urban planning and development. Curated by Arva Moore Parks, designed by Tom Graboski and fabricated by SFY Architectural Signs…

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Waterway Canoe Tour

December 30, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 10:30am on day Last of the month, repeating until November 26, 2028

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Waterway Canoe Tour

Enjoy a day out on the Coral Gables Waterway! This leisure canoeing experience led by Miami EcoAdventures and Coral Gables Museum staff encompasses both nature and history in a delightful blend of unique natural vistas and historic landmarks. We’ll explore Gables’ manmade system of canals, which added an impressive 40 miles of waterfront to the City – from Biscayne Bay through the residential section, to the grand golf course at the Biltmore Hotel. A surprising amount of wildlife can be…

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January 2019

Museum Closed – New year’s day

January 1 - January 2
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Coral Gables Museum Logo

Museum Holiday - New year's day

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Coral Gables Museum Presents Gallery Night Live!

January 4 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:00pm on day First of the month, repeating until January 1, 2021

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Join us on Gallery Night and attend the Grand Opening of the shows The Caribbee Club: Krome Avenue; Paintings by Andres Cabrera at the Frank Lynn Gallery; America Weaves, at the Fewell Gallery; and The Art of Compassion in Gallery 109 and Abraham Gallery. Also on view that night is our permanent exhibition: Creating the Dream; George Merrick and his Vision for Coral Gables. Among other amenities in the courtyard, there will be live music in collaboration with the University…

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Creating the Dream Tour

January 5 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2021

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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cgm

Ongoing in the Betty and L. D. Pankey Gallery and Coral Gables Galleries. An introductory exhibition about Coral Gables' founder and developer, George Merrick, his family and other visionaries who helped him turn his dream of a place where "your castles in Spain are made real" into reality. This exhibit addresses local history, including pioneer life, the Florida Land Boom Architecture, urban planning and development. Curated by Arva Moore Parks, designed by Tom Graboski and fabricated by SFY Architectural Signs…

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Creating the Dream Tour

January 12 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2021

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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cgm

Ongoing in the Betty and L. D. Pankey Gallery and Coral Gables Galleries. An introductory exhibition about Coral Gables' founder and developer, George Merrick, his family and other visionaries who helped him turn his dream of a place where "your castles in Spain are made real" into reality. This exhibit addresses local history, including pioneer life, the Florida Land Boom Architecture, urban planning and development. Curated by Arva Moore Parks, designed by Tom Graboski and fabricated by SFY Architectural Signs…

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Family Day – FREE!

January 12 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Valentines Day

Join the Museum every second Saturday for free admission, kids activities and performances! Our Family Day is presented as part of Family Day on Aragon! Check with our partners Books & Books and the Coral Gables Art Cinema to find more family fun happening on Aragon today. Family Day on Aragon takes place every second Saturday and is hosted by Coral Gables Museum, Books & Books and Coral Gables Art Cinema. Check with our Aragon neighbors for information on activities…

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Around the World in a Day

January 18
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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  Join us for an adventure filled day as your camper explored the various cultures from around the world through art, performance, architecture and games. Start the day on the Western hemisphere and end on the other side of the world!

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Creating the Dream Tour

January 19 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2021

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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cgm

Ongoing in the Betty and L. D. Pankey Gallery and Coral Gables Galleries. An introductory exhibition about Coral Gables' founder and developer, George Merrick, his family and other visionaries who helped him turn his dream of a place where "your castles in Spain are made real" into reality. This exhibit addresses local history, including pioneer life, the Florida Land Boom Architecture, urban planning and development. Curated by Arva Moore Parks, designed by Tom Graboski and fabricated by SFY Architectural Signs…

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The Language of Flowers; An Ikebana Auction to Support Families of the Parkland Tragedy

January 19 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

On January 19, 2019, the Ikebana International Miami Chapter 131 is honored to join with Master Ceramicist James Herring and his colleagues from around the United States in an auction themed, “the Language of Flowers” at the Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Ave, beginning at 6 pm and running until 9 pm. The public is invited to attend this fundraiser to support Parkland Cares whose mission is to provide immediate and long-term funding and awareness for mental health counseling for…

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Gables Bike Tours

January 20 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Start the New Year off right with special guest Maria Fleites, fitness instructor for City of Coral Gables Parks & Recreation. This tour will take us to some of our favorite City Parks where we will be led in guided exercise to stretch and tone our 2019 bodies! All levels are welcomed and encouraged to attend. Third Sunday of every month, 10am Approximately 2 hrs. $10; $5 for Museum members and children under 12. Please RSVP to 305-603-8067.

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80th Anniversary Lecture Series: Hilario Candela

January 23 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

"Coral Gables: The Last Fifty Years; Relections on Architecture" $5 Members / $10 Non-Members Send RSVP's to Dayana@Coralgablesmuseum.org

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Creating the Dream Tour

January 26 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2021

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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cgm

Ongoing in the Betty and L. D. Pankey Gallery and Coral Gables Galleries. An introductory exhibition about Coral Gables' founder and developer, George Merrick, his family and other visionaries who helped him turn his dream of a place where "your castles in Spain are made real" into reality. This exhibit addresses local history, including pioneer life, the Florida Land Boom Architecture, urban planning and development. Curated by Arva Moore Parks, designed by Tom Graboski and fabricated by SFY Architectural Signs…

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1939 Movie Night @ the Museum

January 26 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Join us for a 1939 movie night at the Museum featuring Gone With the Wind as part of the 80th anniversary celebration. Check in and  Refreshments at 6pm.

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Waterway Canoe Tour

January 27 @ 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 10:30am on day Last of the month, repeating until November 26, 2028

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Waterway Canoe Tour

Enjoy a day out on the Coral Gables Waterway! This leisure canoeing experience led by Miami EcoAdventures and Coral Gables Museum staff encompasses both nature and history in a delightful blend of unique natural vistas and historic landmarks. We’ll explore Gables’ manmade system of canals, which added an impressive 40 miles of waterfront to the City – from Biscayne Bay through the residential section, to the grand golf course at the Biltmore Hotel. A surprising amount of wildlife can be…

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Last Wednesday of the Month Architecture Lecture Series #1

January 30 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Come join us at the museum for the first in an informative lecture series every last Wednesday of the Month for the celebration of our building’s 80th Anniversary. Jose Gelabert-Navia, Regional Director of Perkins + Will, the creator of “Museums without Walls” will be leading the discussion. Check in and Refreshments at 6:30pm.

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February 2019

Mutable Permanence

February 1 - February 25

This exhibition is part of the celebrations on the 80th anniversary of the building that once hosted the Coral Gables Police and Fire Station and is currently the home of the Coral Gables Museum. It includes the works of the Mutable Permanence art contest finalists, as well as other curated artworks and historical photographs that tell the story of the building. Opening Reception and Awards Ceremony: February 1st, 7-9pm Free with Museum Admission

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Coral Gables Museum Presents Gallery Night Live!

February 1 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 7:00pm on day First of the month, repeating until January 1, 2021

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Join us on Gallery Night and attend the Grand Opening of the shows The Caribbee Club: Krome Avenue; Paintings by Andres Cabrera at the Frank Lynn Gallery; America Weaves, at the Fewell Gallery; and The Art of Compassion in Gallery 109 and Abraham Gallery. Also on view that night is our permanent exhibition: Creating the Dream; George Merrick and his Vision for Coral Gables. Among other amenities in the courtyard, there will be live music in collaboration with the University…

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Creating the Dream Tour

February 2 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2021

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
+ Google Map
cgm

Ongoing in the Betty and L. D. Pankey Gallery and Coral Gables Galleries. An introductory exhibition about Coral Gables' founder and developer, George Merrick, his family and other visionaries who helped him turn his dream of a place where "your castles in Spain are made real" into reality. This exhibit addresses local history, including pioneer life, the Florida Land Boom Architecture, urban planning and development. Curated by Arva Moore Parks, designed by Tom Graboski and fabricated by SFY Architectural Signs…

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Creating the Dream Tour

February 9 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2021

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
+ Google Map
cgm

Ongoing in the Betty and L. D. Pankey Gallery and Coral Gables Galleries. An introductory exhibition about Coral Gables' founder and developer, George Merrick, his family and other visionaries who helped him turn his dream of a place where "your castles in Spain are made real" into reality. This exhibit addresses local history, including pioneer life, the Florida Land Boom Architecture, urban planning and development. Curated by Arva Moore Parks, designed by Tom Graboski and fabricated by SFY Architectural Signs…

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Family Day on Aragon: We Love Coral Gables

February 9 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Join us at the Coral Gables Museum from 2-5pm, FREE ADMISSION, as we celebrate the people and city we love! Families will have the opportunity to make valentines projects for the special people in their lives, show the city some love and explore the museum. Activities will include art making, book reading and games for everyone to enjoy!

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Castles in the Sky Fantasy Architecture in Contemporary Art

February 15 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Exhibition Opening: Friday, February 15th, 2019  Press Preview:  5:00-6:00pm VIP Preview: 6:00-7:00pm Opening Reception: 7:00-9:00pm   Gallery Tour by Bartholomew Bland, Executive Director, Lehman College Art Gallery and Curator of the show: Sunday, February 17th, 2019 – 2:00-3:00pm   Curated by Bartholomew Bland, Executive Director, Lehman College Art Gallery/CUNY Venue Curator in Miami: Yuneikys (Yuni) Villalonga, Chief Curator, Coral Gables Museum   PARTICIPATING ARTISTS: Gustavo Acosta, Diane Arbus, Clint Baclawski, John Bowman, Hannah Brenner-Leonard, Michele Brody, Adrien Broom, Dean Byington, James…

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Bringing Orchids to Coral Gables: Celebrating the Building’s 80th Anniversary

February 16 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Presenters:      Introduction and brief remarks  by John R Medina RA  about the 80th Anniversary Remarks by Deena Bell-Llewellyn of The City of Coral Gables support on the Orchid Replenishing of Coral Cables Jason Downing PhD and Research Scientist at Fairchild Gardens for the “Million Orchid Project” will lead a discussion and workshop on Planting of Orchids   Admissions Fee?             FREE   When?                                  February 16, 2019 10.00 AM to 2.00 PM   Why?                                    Reintroducing native orchids as a community…

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Creating the Dream Tour

February 16 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2021

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
+ Google Map
cgm

Ongoing in the Betty and L. D. Pankey Gallery and Coral Gables Galleries. An introductory exhibition about Coral Gables' founder and developer, George Merrick, his family and other visionaries who helped him turn his dream of a place where "your castles in Spain are made real" into reality. This exhibit addresses local history, including pioneer life, the Florida Land Boom Architecture, urban planning and development. Curated by Arva Moore Parks, designed by Tom Graboski and fabricated by SFY Architectural Signs…

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Gables Bike Tours

February 17 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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GBT City

Often called "Miami's Favorite Architect," Walter DeGarmo was the first registered architect in the Miami area and highly instrumental in adapting the Mission Revival and Mediterranean styles to the South Florida climate. Join us on an architectural journey through time and place as we visit landmark structures designed by Mr. DeGarmo and trace the progression of his architectural portfolio. Led by Coral Gables history buff Brett Gillis!   Third Sunday of every month, 10am Approximately 2 hrs. $10; $5 for…

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Castles in the Sky Fantasy Architecture in Contemporary Art : Lehman College Art Gallery and Curator Tour

February 17 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Gallery Tour of our brand new show, Castles in the Sky Fantasy - Architecture in Contemporary Art curated and given by Bartholomew Bland, Executive Director, Lehman College Art Gallery and Curator of the show: Sunday, February 17th, 2019 – 2:00-3:00pm   To RSVP please contact: dayana@coralgablesmuseum.org

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Hear Me Roar! Dinosaur Day

February 18 @ 8:00 am
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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  Long before George Merrick settled here, prehistoric animals roamed this land. Come discover the various species of creatures who called North America home as your camper becomes a paleontologist for the day. Activities will include replica fossil making, art projects, games and other fun dino-mite activities!

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Creating the Dream Tour

February 23 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2021

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
+ Google Map
cgm

Ongoing in the Betty and L. D. Pankey Gallery and Coral Gables Galleries. An introductory exhibition about Coral Gables' founder and developer, George Merrick, his family and other visionaries who helped him turn his dream of a place where "your castles in Spain are made real" into reality. This exhibit addresses local history, including pioneer life, the Florida Land Boom Architecture, urban planning and development. Curated by Arva Moore Parks, designed by Tom Graboski and fabricated by SFY Architectural Signs…

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Waterway Canoe Tour

February 24 @ 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 10:30am on day Last of the month, repeating until November 26, 2028

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
+ Google Map
Waterway Canoe Tour

Enjoy a day out on the Coral Gables Waterway! This leisure canoeing experience led by Miami EcoAdventures and Coral Gables Museum staff encompasses both nature and history in a delightful blend of unique natural vistas and historic landmarks. We’ll explore Gables’ manmade system of canals, which added an impressive 40 miles of waterfront to the City – from Biscayne Bay through the residential section, to the grand golf course at the Biltmore Hotel. A surprising amount of wildlife can be…

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80th Anniversary Lecture Series; Coral Gables Flora & Fauna

February 27 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Join us at the Museum for the first of an informative lecture series every last Wednesday of the month, in celebration of our building’s 80th Anniversary. Presented by Dr. M. Patrick Griffith, Executive Director from the Montgomery Botanical Gardens. Send RSVP to Dayana@coralgablesmuseum.org

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March 2019

Keystone Art Student Competition

March 1 - March 30

Opening Ceremony March 1st- Prize Winners will be announced Participating Schools: Coral Gables High School, New World School of the Arts, Design and Architecture Senior High, South Miami High School, Palmetto Senior High School, Coral Reef High School, Robert Morgan Technical School, Arthur & Polly Mays Conservatory of the Arts, Ransom Everglades, Our Lady of Lourdes Academy, Carrollton School, Palmer Trinity School, Westminster Christian School, Riviera Preparatory School, Gulliver Academy, Belen Jesuit Preparatory School, Christopher Columbus High School, and International…

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Coral Gables Museum Presents Gallery Night Live!

March 1 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 7:00pm on day First of the month, repeating until January 1, 2021

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Join us on Gallery Night and attend the Grand Opening of the shows The Caribbee Club: Krome Avenue; Paintings by Andres Cabrera at the Frank Lynn Gallery; America Weaves, at the Fewell Gallery; and The Art of Compassion in Gallery 109 and Abraham Gallery. Also on view that night is our permanent exhibition: Creating the Dream; George Merrick and his Vision for Coral Gables. Among other amenities in the courtyard, there will be live music in collaboration with the University…

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Creating the Dream Tour

March 2 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2021

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
+ Google Map
cgm

Ongoing in the Betty and L. D. Pankey Gallery and Coral Gables Galleries. An introductory exhibition about Coral Gables' founder and developer, George Merrick, his family and other visionaries who helped him turn his dream of a place where "your castles in Spain are made real" into reality. This exhibit addresses local history, including pioneer life, the Florida Land Boom Architecture, urban planning and development. Curated by Arva Moore Parks, designed by Tom Graboski and fabricated by SFY Architectural Signs…

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Family Day on Aragon – Happy 80th Birthday, Police and Fire Station!

March 9 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The site of Coral Gables’ Old Police and Fire station is turning 80! Come celebrate this milestone for our historic building as we’re joined by Coral Gables Police and Fire Departments, who will let kids explore first-response vehicles. All day long, the whole family can participate in themed crafts, enjoy interactive activities and more.   Free.

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Creating the Dream Tour

March 9 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2021

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
+ Google Map
cgm

Ongoing in the Betty and L. D. Pankey Gallery and Coral Gables Galleries. An introductory exhibition about Coral Gables' founder and developer, George Merrick, his family and other visionaries who helped him turn his dream of a place where "your castles in Spain are made real" into reality. This exhibit addresses local history, including pioneer life, the Florida Land Boom Architecture, urban planning and development. Curated by Arva Moore Parks, designed by Tom Graboski and fabricated by SFY Architectural Signs…

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Creating the Dream Tour

March 16 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2021

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
+ Google Map
cgm

Ongoing in the Betty and L. D. Pankey Gallery and Coral Gables Galleries. An introductory exhibition about Coral Gables' founder and developer, George Merrick, his family and other visionaries who helped him turn his dream of a place where "your castles in Spain are made real" into reality. This exhibit addresses local history, including pioneer life, the Florida Land Boom Architecture, urban planning and development. Curated by Arva Moore Parks, designed by Tom Graboski and fabricated by SFY Architectural Signs…

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Gables Bike Tour

March 17 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm

  Bike & BBQ - one of our most popular tours is back.  Enjoy a group ride from the Coral Gables Museum through our lush city streets to Matheson Hammock Park, a 1930s New Deal development that remains as Coral Gables’ largest public park. Enjoy the spectacular specimen trees that line Gables road, explore the parks nature trails and be rewarded with delicious grilled hotdogs and burgers. (Included with tour price). This long 12-mile ride is not recommended for children…

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By teenagers for teenagers; Exhibition and Panel Discussion

March 21 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

A look at life from within the midst of adolescence, By Teenagers for Teenagers presents a look at and a listen to a group of teens who have spent eight weeks developing narratives in their work, and based them all on issues most relevant to this chapter in their lives – universal topics of self-development, identity and discovery. This exhibition will precede an open to the public round table discussion led by the artists, seeking to discuss topics presented in their…

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“Lumen Lucernae” Artist Talk

March 22 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join Spanish artist Miquel Salom as he explains the use ancient photographic methods to depict the beautiful trees of Coral Gables. In this manual process of recording images, the amount of light allowed in the negatives is a key element that affects the result. For Miquel, this project is also about “enlightenment” and “illumination,” as, following the exhibition, proceeds from the works auctioned will literally bring light in the form of electricity to 2,000 people in the villages of Northern…

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Creating the Dream Tour

March 23 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2021

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
+ Google Map
cgm

Ongoing in the Betty and L. D. Pankey Gallery and Coral Gables Galleries. An introductory exhibition about Coral Gables' founder and developer, George Merrick, his family and other visionaries who helped him turn his dream of a place where "your castles in Spain are made real" into reality. This exhibit addresses local history, including pioneer life, the Florida Land Boom Architecture, urban planning and development. Curated by Arva Moore Parks, designed by Tom Graboski and fabricated by SFY Architectural Signs…

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City Trekker Spring Camp: Creative Studio

March 25 @ 9:00 am - March 29 @ 4:00 pm

CGM Education Department is proud to set up a Unique Creative space to involve camper in the Art and Craft world and explore their imagination to create original ideas. A week full of projects such as, observational drawing, turn any picture into a masterpiece, transform a 2-dimensional drawing into a 3D perfection, paper making,  learn critical thinking essentials and much more. Tuition:   Members (Family): $225/week Non-Members: $250/week   Sibling Discount Policy: First child pays full tuition. Each additional sibling…

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Last Wednesday of the Month Lecture #3: Architecture

March 27 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join us at the Museum for an informative lecture series every last Wednesday of the month, in celebration of our building’s 80th Anniversary. This month’s lecture is presented by Hilario Candela of Candela + Partners, Renowned Architect and author of “Coral Gables: The Last Fifty Years - Reflections of Architecture”

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Castles in the Sky: A Conversation on the Project

March 28 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Join Bartholomew Bland, Executive Director, Lehman College Art Gallery and curator of exhibition “Castles in the Sky: Fantasy Architecture in Contemporary Art”, and Yuni Villalonga, Chief Curator, at the Coral Gables Museum and the venue curator for the show, as they talk about the genesis and curatorial ideas of the project. Gustavo Acosta, one of the artists featured in the exhibit, will also offer an insight on his work and career. Members: Free  /  Non members: $5  /  RSVP: info@coralgablesmuseum.org

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Downtown Walking Tour

March 30 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Walking Tour

Stroll through the bustling business district of Coral Gables. This thriving area began in the 1920s. Did you know the Colonnade Hotel was once the Coral Gables Sales Center? Or that electric trolleys once connected downtown Coral Gables to downtown Miami? Visit historic Mediterranean Revival buildings, including a former Ford dealership, outdoor theater and riding club. Newer additions to the cityscape help tell the complete downtown story. This program is generously supported by the Historic Preservation Association of Coral Gables.…

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Creating the Dream Tour

March 30 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2021

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
+ Google Map
cgm

Ongoing in the Betty and L. D. Pankey Gallery and Coral Gables Galleries. An introductory exhibition about Coral Gables' founder and developer, George Merrick, his family and other visionaries who helped him turn his dream of a place where "your castles in Spain are made real" into reality. This exhibit addresses local history, including pioneer life, the Florida Land Boom Architecture, urban planning and development. Curated by Arva Moore Parks, designed by Tom Graboski and fabricated by SFY Architectural Signs…

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Waterway Canoe Tour

March 31 @ 9:30 am - 1:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 9:30am on day Last of the month, repeating until November 26, 2028

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
+ Google Map
Waterway Canoe Tour

Enjoy a day out on the Coral Gables Waterway! This leisure canoeing experience led by Miami EcoAdventures and Coral Gables Museum staff encompasses both nature and history in a delightful blend of unique natural vistas and historic landmarks. We’ll explore Gables’ manmade system of canals, which added an impressive 40 miles of waterfront to the City – from Biscayne Bay through the residential section, to the grand golf course at the Biltmore Hotel. A surprising amount of wildlife can be…

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April 2019

Coral Gables Museum Presents Gallery Night Live!

April 5 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 6:00pm on day First of the month, repeating until January 1, 2021

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
+ Google Map

Join us on Gallery Night and attend the Grand Opening of the shows The Caribbee Club: Krome Avenue; Paintings by Andres Cabrera at the Frank Lynn Gallery; America Weaves, at the Fewell Gallery; and The Art of Compassion in Gallery 109 and Abraham Gallery. Also on view that night is our permanent exhibition: Creating the Dream; George Merrick and his Vision for Coral Gables. Among other amenities in the courtyard, there will be live music in collaboration with the University…

Find out more »

Downtown Walking Tour

April 6 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Stroll through the bustling business district of Coral Gables. This thriving area began in the 1920s. Did you know the Colonnade Hotel was once the Coral Gables Sales Center? Or that electric trolleys once connected downtown Coral Gables to downtown Miami? Visit historic Mediterranean Revival buildings, including a former Ford dealership, outdoor theater and riding club. Newer additions to the cityscape help tell the complete downtown story. This program is generously supported by the Historic Preservation Association of Coral Gables.…

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Creating the Dream Tour

April 6 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2021

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Ongoing in the Betty and L. D. Pankey Gallery and Coral Gables Galleries. An introductory exhibition about Coral Gables' founder and developer, George Merrick, his family and other visionaries who helped him turn his dream of a place where "your castles in Spain are made real" into reality. This exhibit addresses local history, including pioneer life, the Florida Land Boom Architecture, urban planning and development. Curated by Arva Moore Parks, designed by Tom Graboski and fabricated by SFY Architectural Signs…

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Downtown Walking Tour

April 13 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Stroll through the bustling business district of Coral Gables. This thriving area began in the 1920s. Did you know the Colonnade Hotel was once the Coral Gables Sales Center? Or that electric trolleys once connected downtown Coral Gables to downtown Miami? Visit historic Mediterranean Revival buildings, including a former Ford dealership, outdoor theater and riding club. Newer additions to the cityscape help tell the complete downtown story. This program is generously supported by the Historic Preservation Association of Coral Gables.…

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Creating the Dream Tour

April 13 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2021

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Ongoing in the Betty and L. D. Pankey Gallery and Coral Gables Galleries. An introductory exhibition about Coral Gables' founder and developer, George Merrick, his family and other visionaries who helped him turn his dream of a place where "your castles in Spain are made real" into reality. This exhibit addresses local history, including pioneer life, the Florida Land Boom Architecture, urban planning and development. Curated by Arva Moore Parks, designed by Tom Graboski and fabricated by SFY Architectural Signs…

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Family Day on Aragon: The Gables Canopy: Celebrating Earth Day

April 13 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Spring into a fun filled celebration of the beautiful trees that make up the Coral Gables Canopy.  We will have fun earth day crafts for kids, Penelope Robin will be performing, as will the Miami Symphony Orchestra.  You won’t be“leaf” how much fun you’re gonna have.  This event is FREE and OPEN to the public.   Poetry Reading with Visuals by poet Elisa Albo and visual artist Tina Salvesen. Community Meeting Room April 17th, 2019  6:30-8:30pm Come enjoy a poetry…

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Gables Bike Tour

April 14 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day Third of the month, repeating until May 20, 2029

The kids are out of school and its time to get them moving. Enjoy this kid-friendly ride that includes a tour of a city fire station and a taste of some of the best ice cream the Gables has to offer. Learn all the aspects of life at the firehouse, including an equipment demonstration and display of the trucks. Kid friendly ride.   $10; $5 for Museum and Bike Walk Coral Gables members and children under 12.

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Poetry Reading with Visuals by poet Elisa Albo and visual artist Tina Salvesen

April 17 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Come enjoy a poetry reading by Miami poet Elisa Albo and a slides presentation by artist Tina Salvesen over a glass of wine. Free for members & $5 for non-members

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Protecting the People (Police & Fire Station Day)

April 19
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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  Everyday Coral Gables finest serve and protect the people of the City Beautiful. Your camper will get the chance to explore one of the first police and fire stations, visit our current station and participate in themed games, tours and other activities!

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Downtown Walking Tour

April 20 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Stroll through the bustling business district of Coral Gables. This thriving area began in the 1920s. Did you know the Colonnade Hotel was once the Coral Gables Sales Center? Or that electric trolleys once connected downtown Coral Gables to downtown Miami? Visit historic Mediterranean Revival buildings, including a former Ford dealership, outdoor theater and riding club. Newer additions to the cityscape help tell the complete downtown story. This program is generously supported by the Historic Preservation Association of Coral Gables.…

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Creating the Dream Tour

April 20 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2021

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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cgm

Ongoing in the Betty and L. D. Pankey Gallery and Coral Gables Galleries. An introductory exhibition about Coral Gables' founder and developer, George Merrick, his family and other visionaries who helped him turn his dream of a place where "your castles in Spain are made real" into reality. This exhibit addresses local history, including pioneer life, the Florida Land Boom Architecture, urban planning and development. Curated by Arva Moore Parks, designed by Tom Graboski and fabricated by SFY Architectural Signs…

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Gables Bike Tour

April 21 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day Third of the month, repeating until May 20, 2029

The kids are out of school and its time to get them moving. Enjoy this kid-friendly ride that includes a tour of a city fire station and a taste of some of the best ice cream the Gables has to offer. Learn all the aspects of life at the firehouse, including an equipment demonstration and display of the trucks. Kid friendly ride.   $10; $5 for Museum and Bike Walk Coral Gables members and children under 12.

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Downtown Walking Tour

April 22 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Stroll through the bustling business district of Coral Gables. This thriving area began in the 1920s. Did you know the Colonnade Hotel was once the Coral Gables Sales Center? Or that electric trolleys once connected downtown Coral Gables to downtown Miami? Visit historic Mediterranean Revival buildings, including a former Ford dealership, outdoor theater and riding club. Newer additions to the cityscape help tell the complete downtown story. This program is generously supported by the Historic Preservation Association of Coral Gables.…

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Closing Reception for Castles in the Sky: Fantasy Architecture in Contemporary Art

April 23 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Join us for the last opportunity to see the exhibition Castles in the Sky: Fantasy Architecture in Contemporary Art! This event is sponsored by MG Developer. Free

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The Coming Reality of Sea Level Rise (And What It Means for Coral Gables)

April 24 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

This lecture will be led by Dr. Harold R. Wanless, Professor from the Department of Geography and Regional Studies and the University of Miami.   Enjoy Global Warming Chili with Accouterments during check in @ 6:30pm.   $5 for members $10 non-members   Please RSVP by emailing Dayana@coralgablesmuseum.org.

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Downtown Walking Tour

April 27 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Stroll through the bustling business district of Coral Gables. This thriving area began in the 1920s. Did you know the Colonnade Hotel was once the Coral Gables Sales Center? Or that electric trolleys once connected downtown Coral Gables to downtown Miami? Visit historic Mediterranean Revival buildings, including a former Ford dealership, outdoor theater and riding club. Newer additions to the cityscape help tell the complete downtown story. This program is generously supported by the Historic Preservation Association of Coral Gables.…

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Downtown Walking Tour

April 27 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Stroll through the bustling business district of Coral Gables. This thriving area began in the 1920s. Did you know the Colonnade Hotel was once the Coral Gables Sales Center? Or that electric trolleys once connected downtown Coral Gables to downtown Miami? Visit historic Mediterranean Revival buildings, including a former Ford dealership, outdoor theater and riding club. Newer additions to the cityscape help tell the complete downtown story. This program is generously supported by the Historic Preservation Association of Coral Gables.…

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Creating the Dream Tour

April 27 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2021

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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cgm

Ongoing in the Betty and L. D. Pankey Gallery and Coral Gables Galleries. An introductory exhibition about Coral Gables' founder and developer, George Merrick, his family and other visionaries who helped him turn his dream of a place where "your castles in Spain are made real" into reality. This exhibit addresses local history, including pioneer life, the Florida Land Boom Architecture, urban planning and development. Curated by Arva Moore Parks, designed by Tom Graboski and fabricated by SFY Architectural Signs…

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Waterway Canoe Tour

April 28 @ 9:30 am - 1:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 9:30am on day Last of the month, repeating until November 26, 2028

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Waterway Canoe Tour

Enjoy a day out on the Coral Gables Waterway! This leisure canoeing experience led by Miami EcoAdventures and Coral Gables Museum staff encompasses both nature and history in a delightful blend of unique natural vistas and historic landmarks. We’ll explore Gables’ manmade system of canals, which added an impressive 40 miles of waterfront to the City – from Biscayne Bay through the residential section, to the grand golf course at the Biltmore Hotel. A surprising amount of wildlife can be…

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May 2019

Coral Gables Museum Presents Gallery Night Live!

May 3 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:00pm on day First of the month, repeating until January 1, 2021

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Join us on Gallery Night and attend the Grand Opening of the shows The Caribbee Club: Krome Avenue; Paintings by Andres Cabrera at the Frank Lynn Gallery; America Weaves, at the Fewell Gallery; and The Art of Compassion in Gallery 109 and Abraham Gallery. Also on view that night is our permanent exhibition: Creating the Dream; George Merrick and his Vision for Coral Gables. Among other amenities in the courtyard, there will be live music in collaboration with the University…

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The Portfolio Review Series

May 3 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Our Portfolio Review Series offers the opportunity for individuals to meet local Miami artists and discuss their portfolios and ideas. Over refreshments, eight creatives will be available to talk about their working processes and references, past and future projects, dreams, and other topics that go beyond what is seen in the gallery. This is an excellent opportunity to network and encourage other collaborations between presenters and attendees.   Free

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Downtown Walking Tour

May 4 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Stroll through the bustling business district of Coral Gables. This thriving area began in the 1920s. Did you know the Colonnade Hotel was once the Coral Gables Sales Center? Or that electric trolleys once connected downtown Coral Gables to downtown Miami? Visit historic Mediterranean Revival buildings, including a former Ford dealership, outdoor theater and riding club. Newer additions to the cityscape help tell the complete downtown story. This program is generously supported by the Historic Preservation Association of Coral Gables.…

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Creating the Dream Tour

May 4 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2021

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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cgm

Ongoing in the Betty and L. D. Pankey Gallery and Coral Gables Galleries. An introductory exhibition about Coral Gables' founder and developer, George Merrick, his family and other visionaries who helped him turn his dream of a place where "your castles in Spain are made real" into reality. This exhibit addresses local history, including pioneer life, the Florida Land Boom Architecture, urban planning and development. Curated by Arva Moore Parks, designed by Tom Graboski and fabricated by SFY Architectural Signs…

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Downtown Walking Tour

May 11 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Stroll through the bustling business district of Coral Gables. This thriving area began in the 1920s. Did you know the Colonnade Hotel was once the Coral Gables Sales Center? Or that electric trolleys once connected downtown Coral Gables to downtown Miami? Visit historic Mediterranean Revival buildings, including a former Ford dealership, outdoor theater and riding club. Newer additions to the cityscape help tell the complete downtown story. This program is generously supported by the Historic Preservation Association of Coral Gables.…

Find out more »

Creating the Dream Tour

May 11 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2021

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
+ Google Map
cgm

Ongoing in the Betty and L. D. Pankey Gallery and Coral Gables Galleries. An introductory exhibition about Coral Gables' founder and developer, George Merrick, his family and other visionaries who helped him turn his dream of a place where "your castles in Spain are made real" into reality. This exhibit addresses local history, including pioneer life, the Florida Land Boom Architecture, urban planning and development. Curated by Arva Moore Parks, designed by Tom Graboski and fabricated by SFY Architectural Signs…

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Family Day on Aragon: Happy Mother’s Day

May 11 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Family Day family yoga

How do you celebrate Mom on Mother’s Day?  Why, you bring her to the Coral Gables Museum for Family Day, of course!  We will have a wonderful performance by the Miami Symphony Orchestra and make Mom flowers that live forever.  FREE and OPEN to the public.

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Downtown Walking Tour

May 18 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
+ Google Map

Stroll through the bustling business district of Coral Gables. This thriving area began in the 1920s. Did you know the Colonnade Hotel was once the Coral Gables Sales Center? Or that electric trolleys once connected downtown Coral Gables to downtown Miami? Visit historic Mediterranean Revival buildings, including a former Ford dealership, outdoor theater and riding club. Newer additions to the cityscape help tell the complete downtown story. This program is generously supported by the Historic Preservation Association of Coral Gables.…

Find out more »

Creating the Dream Tour

May 18 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2021

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
+ Google Map
cgm

Ongoing in the Betty and L. D. Pankey Gallery and Coral Gables Galleries. An introductory exhibition about Coral Gables' founder and developer, George Merrick, his family and other visionaries who helped him turn his dream of a place where "your castles in Spain are made real" into reality. This exhibit addresses local history, including pioneer life, the Florida Land Boom Architecture, urban planning and development. Curated by Arva Moore Parks, designed by Tom Graboski and fabricated by SFY Architectural Signs…

Find out more »

Gables Bike Tour

May 19 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day Third of the month, repeating until May 20, 2029

The kids are out of school and its time to get them moving. Enjoy this kid-friendly ride that includes a tour of a city fire station and a taste of some of the best ice cream the Gables has to offer. Learn all the aspects of life at the firehouse, including an equipment demonstration and display of the trucks. Kid friendly ride.   $10; $5 for Museum and Bike Walk Coral Gables members and children under 12.

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Downtown Walking Tour

May 25 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
+ Google Map

Stroll through the bustling business district of Coral Gables. This thriving area began in the 1920s. Did you know the Colonnade Hotel was once the Coral Gables Sales Center? Or that electric trolleys once connected downtown Coral Gables to downtown Miami? Visit historic Mediterranean Revival buildings, including a former Ford dealership, outdoor theater and riding club. Newer additions to the cityscape help tell the complete downtown story. This program is generously supported by the Historic Preservation Association of Coral Gables.…

Find out more »

Creating the Dream Tour

May 25 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2021

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
+ Google Map
cgm

Ongoing in the Betty and L. D. Pankey Gallery and Coral Gables Galleries. An introductory exhibition about Coral Gables' founder and developer, George Merrick, his family and other visionaries who helped him turn his dream of a place where "your castles in Spain are made real" into reality. This exhibit addresses local history, including pioneer life, the Florida Land Boom Architecture, urban planning and development. Curated by Arva Moore Parks, designed by Tom Graboski and fabricated by SFY Architectural Signs…

Find out more »

Waterway Canoe Tour

May 26 @ 9:30 am - 1:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 9:30am on day Last of the month, repeating until November 26, 2028

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
+ Google Map
Waterway Canoe Tour

Enjoy a day out on the Coral Gables Waterway! This leisure canoeing experience led by Miami EcoAdventures and Coral Gables Museum staff encompasses both nature and history in a delightful blend of unique natural vistas and historic landmarks. We’ll explore Gables’ manmade system of canals, which added an impressive 40 miles of waterfront to the City – from Biscayne Bay through the residential section, to the grand golf course at the Biltmore Hotel. A surprising amount of wildlife can be…

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Last Wednesday Lecture of the Month #5: Oye, Breathe

May 29 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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The speaker for this month is Faheem Mujahid, a Speaker, Master Trainer;  Integrative Health, Mindset & Performance Coach, and Meditation Teacher. Faheem spent most of his life as an athlete, and recognized the constant stress people often place on themselves, simply because they lack the proper understanding and/or appreciation for the development of a mindful practice. He utilizes his knowledge base in exercise science, nutrition, meditation and physiology to help inspire the charge to a healthier life.   $10 Non-Members…

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June 2019

Downtown Walking Tour

June 1 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
+ Google Map

Stroll through the bustling business district of Coral Gables. This thriving area began in the 1920s. Did you know the Colonnade Hotel was once the Coral Gables Sales Center? Or that electric trolleys once connected downtown Coral Gables to downtown Miami? Visit historic Mediterranean Revival buildings, including a former Ford dealership, outdoor theater and riding club. Newer additions to the cityscape help tell the complete downtown story. This program is generously supported by the Historic Preservation Association of Coral Gables.…

Find out more »

Creating the Dream Tour

June 1 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2021

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
+ Google Map
cgm

Ongoing in the Betty and L. D. Pankey Gallery and Coral Gables Galleries. An introductory exhibition about Coral Gables' founder and developer, George Merrick, his family and other visionaries who helped him turn his dream of a place where "your castles in Spain are made real" into reality. This exhibit addresses local history, including pioneer life, the Florida Land Boom Architecture, urban planning and development. Curated by Arva Moore Parks, designed by Tom Graboski and fabricated by SFY Architectural Signs…

Find out more »

Coral Gables Museum Presents Gallery Night Live!

June 7 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 6:00pm on day First of the month, repeating until January 1, 2021

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
+ Google Map

Join us on Gallery Night and attend the Grand Opening of the shows The Caribbee Club: Krome Avenue; Paintings by Andres Cabrera at the Frank Lynn Gallery; America Weaves, at the Fewell Gallery; and The Art of Compassion in Gallery 109 and Abraham Gallery. Also on view that night is our permanent exhibition: Creating the Dream; George Merrick and his Vision for Coral Gables. Among other amenities in the courtyard, there will be live music in collaboration with the University…

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The Portfolio Review Series / 3rd Edition: The Bakehouse Art Complex

June 7 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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The Coral Gables Museum’s Portfolio Review Series is a platform for our community to meet local Miami artists and discuss their ideas and projects. Each time, eight to ten creators are invited to come to the Museum and share their portfolios, sketch books, catalogues, ephemera and other materials in the context of a pop-up exhibition of their work at the Museum’s Community Meeting Room. They will be ready to engage in conversations about their working processes and references, past and…

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WORLD WIDE KNIT IN PUBLIC DAY

June 8 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Come join us to knit in public at the Coral Gables Museum! Coral Gables Museum Loggia, June 8th 9am to 1pm   The Coral Gables Museum, in collaboration with fiber artists Aurora Molina and Evelyn Politzer, who are coordinating this international initiative in Miami, is inviting everyone to join and knit in public. Knitters, weavers, fiber artists, yarn lovers, enthusiasts and even just curious individuals are all welcome to knit together. Knit in Public Day is the largest knitter-run event…

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Downtown Walking Tour

June 8 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
+ Google Map

Stroll through the bustling business district of Coral Gables. This thriving area began in the 1920s. Did you know the Colonnade Hotel was once the Coral Gables Sales Center? Or that electric trolleys once connected downtown Coral Gables to downtown Miami? Visit historic Mediterranean Revival buildings, including a former Ford dealership, outdoor theater and riding club. Newer additions to the cityscape help tell the complete downtown story. This program is generously supported by the Historic Preservation Association of Coral Gables.…

Find out more »

Creating the Dream Tour

June 8 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2021

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
+ Google Map
cgm

Ongoing in the Betty and L. D. Pankey Gallery and Coral Gables Galleries. An introductory exhibition about Coral Gables' founder and developer, George Merrick, his family and other visionaries who helped him turn his dream of a place where "your castles in Spain are made real" into reality. This exhibit addresses local history, including pioneer life, the Florida Land Boom Architecture, urban planning and development. Curated by Arva Moore Parks, designed by Tom Graboski and fabricated by SFY Architectural Signs…

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Family Day on Aragon: Happy Birthday, George Merrick! : Celebrating Our City’s Founder

June 8 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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It’s George Merrick’s Birthday…come celebrate the City’s founder, and father, at Family Day on Aragon. This FREE event takes place at the Coral Gables Museum from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.  Tour the permanent exhibit “Creating the Dream” which takes you through the creation of the City Beautiful. We will have fun crafts for the kids, too! Free and open to the public.

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Downtown Walking Tour

June 15 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
+ Google Map

Stroll through the bustling business district of Coral Gables. This thriving area began in the 1920s. Did you know the Colonnade Hotel was once the Coral Gables Sales Center? Or that electric trolleys once connected downtown Coral Gables to downtown Miami? Visit historic Mediterranean Revival buildings, including a former Ford dealership, outdoor theater and riding club. Newer additions to the cityscape help tell the complete downtown story. This program is generously supported by the Historic Preservation Association of Coral Gables.…

Find out more »

Creating the Dream Tour

June 15 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2021

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
+ Google Map
cgm

Ongoing in the Betty and L. D. Pankey Gallery and Coral Gables Galleries. An introductory exhibition about Coral Gables' founder and developer, George Merrick, his family and other visionaries who helped him turn his dream of a place where "your castles in Spain are made real" into reality. This exhibit addresses local history, including pioneer life, the Florida Land Boom Architecture, urban planning and development. Curated by Arva Moore Parks, designed by Tom Graboski and fabricated by SFY Architectural Signs…

Find out more »

Gables Bike Tour

June 16 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day Third of the month, repeating until May 20, 2029

The kids are out of school and its time to get them moving. Enjoy this kid-friendly ride that includes a tour of a city fire station and a taste of some of the best ice cream the Gables has to offer. Learn all the aspects of life at the firehouse, including an equipment demonstration and display of the trucks. Kid friendly ride.   $10; $5 for Museum and Bike Walk Coral Gables members and children under 12.

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