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December 2018

Creating the Dream Tour

December 1, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm 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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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
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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 for the Grand Opening of The ​Caribbee Club: ​Body Landscapes; Designs by Andrea Spiridonakos at the Frank Lynn Gallery. Also on view are ​America Weaves, curated by Adriana Herrera, at the Fewell Gallery; ​The Art of Compassion, curated by Starr Sariego, in Gallery 109 and Abraham Gallery; ​Doble filo: geografías y palabras, curated by Felix Suazo, in the Community Meeting Room; and our permanent exhibition, ​Creating the Dream. Among other amenities in the courtyard, there will be live…

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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 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm 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 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm 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 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm 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 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm 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

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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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 for the Grand Opening of The ​Caribbee Club: ​Body Landscapes; Designs by Andrea Spiridonakos at the Frank Lynn Gallery. Also on view are ​America Weaves, curated by Adriana Herrera, at the Fewell Gallery; ​The Art of Compassion, curated by Starr Sariego, in Gallery 109 and Abraham Gallery; ​Doble filo: geografías y palabras, curated by Felix Suazo, in the Community Meeting Room; and our permanent exhibition, ​Creating the Dream. Among other amenities in the courtyard, there will be live…

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Creating the Dream Tour

January 5 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm 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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Creating the Dream Tour

January 12 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm 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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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 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm 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 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm 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
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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 for the Grand Opening of The ​Caribbee Club: ​Body Landscapes; Designs by Andrea Spiridonakos at the Frank Lynn Gallery. Also on view are ​America Weaves, curated by Adriana Herrera, at the Fewell Gallery; ​The Art of Compassion, curated by Starr Sariego, in Gallery 109 and Abraham Gallery; ​Doble filo: geografías y palabras, curated by Felix Suazo, in the Community Meeting Room; and our permanent exhibition, ​Creating the Dream. Among other amenities in the courtyard, there will be live…

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Creating the Dream Tour

February 2 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm 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

February 9 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm 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: 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 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm 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

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 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm 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

February 24 @ 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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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 for the Grand Opening of The ​Caribbee Club: ​Body Landscapes; Designs by Andrea Spiridonakos at the Frank Lynn Gallery. Also on view are ​America Weaves, curated by Adriana Herrera, at the Fewell Gallery; ​The Art of Compassion, curated by Starr Sariego, in Gallery 109 and Abraham Gallery; ​Doble filo: geografías y palabras, curated by Felix Suazo, in the Community Meeting Room; and our permanent exhibition, ​Creating the Dream. Among other amenities in the courtyard, there will be live…

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Creating the Dream Tour

March 2 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm 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 – 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 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm 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 for the Grand Opening of The ​Caribbee Club: ​Body Landscapes; Designs by Andrea Spiridonakos at the Frank Lynn Gallery. Also on view are ​America Weaves, curated by Adriana Herrera, at the Fewell Gallery; ​The Art of Compassion, curated by Starr Sariego, in Gallery 109 and Abraham Gallery; ​Doble filo: geografías y palabras, curated by Felix Suazo, in the Community Meeting Room; and our permanent exhibition, ​Creating the Dream. Among other amenities in the courtyard, there will be live…

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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.…

Find out more »

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
+ 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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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.…

Find out more »

Creating the Dream Tour

April 13 @ 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: 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
|Recurring Event (See all)

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

TBD $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.…

Find out more »

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
+ 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

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

TBD $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
+ 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.…

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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.…

Find out more »

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
+ 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

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
+ 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

April 28 @ 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…

Find out more »

May 2019

Coral Gables Museum Presents Gallery Night Live!

May 3 @ 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 for the Grand Opening of The ​Caribbee Club: ​Body Landscapes; Designs by Andrea Spiridonakos at the Frank Lynn Gallery. Also on view are ​America Weaves, curated by Adriana Herrera, at the Fewell Gallery; ​The Art of Compassion, curated by Starr Sariego, in Gallery 109 and Abraham Gallery; ​Doble filo: geografías y palabras, curated by Felix Suazo, in the Community Meeting Room; and our permanent exhibition, ​Creating the Dream. Among other amenities in the courtyard, there will be live…

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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
+ 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 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
+ 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 »

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
+ 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 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…

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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

TBD $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.…

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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
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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 Art of Compassion’s VIP Preview

June 6 @ 7:00 pm - June 23 @ 9:00 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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This exhibition compiles the work of twenty local and nationally renowned photographers who have been paired with formerly incarcerated women, and asked to make a portrait of them while they are in the process of re-integration to society.  Artists delve on these women’s sense of belonging and on their concept of home. Their powerful photographs reveal the real women - mothers, daughters, and wives, who ended up behind bars. Photographs are complemented by the subjects’ powerful testimonies.  

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Coral Gables Museum Summer Camp 2019

June 7 @ 8:00 am - August 16 @ 5:00 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Friday, June 7th - Friday August 16th; 9 AM - 4 PM   Want to be an explorer of the world? Join us in our Summer Camp 2019! Campers become explorers, expecting the unexpected through the Arts.   City Trekker Summer Camp 2019 offers 10 weeks of fun, educational, activities for children ages 5-12, from June 7th through August 16th, Monday-Friday, 9am-4pm. Want your camper to be an explorer and investigator of the world? Campers will become explorers, investigators, innovators,…

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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 for the Grand Opening of The ​Caribbee Club: ​Body Landscapes; Designs by Andrea Spiridonakos at the Frank Lynn Gallery. Also on view are ​America Weaves, curated by Adriana Herrera, at the Fewell Gallery; ​The Art of Compassion, curated by Starr Sariego, in Gallery 109 and Abraham Gallery; ​Doble filo: geografías y palabras, curated by Felix Suazo, in the Community Meeting Room; and our permanent exhibition, ​Creating the Dream. Among other amenities in the courtyard, there will be live…

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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.…

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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…

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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

TBD $10; $5 for Museum and Bike Walk Coral Gables members and children under 12.

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Downtown Walking Tour

June 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
+ 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 22 @ 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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Last Wednesday of the Month’s Lecture #6: Women Photographers in the Republic

June 26 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Lecture: Women Photographers in the Republic: Female Section of the Cuban Photography Club (1935-1962) Lecturer: Aldeide Delgado; Director and Founder of the Women Photographers International Archive.   This lecture offers an unprecedented approach to women’s role as a modernizing force in Cuban society. It focuses on the scenario marked by the existence of the Photographic Club of Cuba, between 1935 and 1962. Delgado will make reference to some of her finds while doing research for her project Catalog of Cuban…

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Downtown Walking Tour

June 29 @ 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 29 @ 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

June 30 @ 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…

Find out more »

July 2019

Coral Gables Museum Presents Gallery Night Live!

July 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 for the Grand Opening of The ​Caribbee Club: ​Body Landscapes; Designs by Andrea Spiridonakos at the Frank Lynn Gallery. Also on view are ​America Weaves, curated by Adriana Herrera, at the Fewell Gallery; ​The Art of Compassion, curated by Starr Sariego, in Gallery 109 and Abraham Gallery; ​Doble filo: geografías y palabras, curated by Felix Suazo, in the Community Meeting Room; and our permanent exhibition, ​Creating the Dream. Among other amenities in the courtyard, there will be live…

Find out more »

Downtown Walking Tour

July 6 @ 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

July 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
+ 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 »

Downtown Walking Tour

July 13 @ 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

July 13 @ 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: “Summer in the City” with Paddington!

July 13 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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For “Summer in the City,” we’ll travel to some of Coral Gables’ Sister Cities, with Paddington Bear along for the ride! Children will have their passport stamped as they complete crafts inspired by each city.   Free

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Family Day on Aragon: “Summer in the City” with Paddington

July 13 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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For “Summer in the City,” we’ll travel to some of Coral Gables’ Sister Cities, with Paddington Bear along for the ride! Children will have their passport stamped as they complete crafts inspired by each city.   Free

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Downtown Walking Tour

July 20 @ 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

July 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
+ 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

July 21 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

It’s a hot summer and it calls for a relaxing ride through a lush garden of palms and cycads, many brought as seeds from around the world.  Learn about the geology of South Florida in this eye-opening bike tour through the path at this world famous botanical garden.  Tour starts and ends at Montgomery Botanical at 11901 Old Cutler Road. (Kid-friendly)   $10; $5 for Museum and Bike Walk Coral Gables members and children under 12.

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Panel Discussion: The Making of The Art Of Compassion: From Conception to Exhibition.

July 25 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Hear from the participants behind our current exhibition, “The Art of Compassion.” The curator, photographers and women profiled will discuss how photography empowers social change, how the images were made, and how the participants were touched by the experience.   This event is in partnership with Leica Store Miami and their Women in Focus Festival. You can learn more about the festival here: https://women-in-focus.com/festival Members free; non-members $5

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Panel Discussion: The Making of The Art Of Compassion: From Conception to Exhibition.

July 25 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Hear from the participants behind our current exhibition, “The Art of Compassion.” The curator, photographers and women profiled will discuss how photography empowers social change, how the images were made, and how the participants were touched by the experience.   This event is in partnership with Leica Store Miami and their Women in Focus Festival. You can learn more about the festival here: https://women-in-focus.com/festival Members free; non-members $5

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Downtown Walking Tour

July 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
+ 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

July 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
+ 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

July 28 @ 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 of the Month” Lecture with CGPD’s Officer Kelly Denham

July 31 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Join us for a presentation on active shooter situations with Coral Gables Police Department Public Information Officer Kelly Denham. $5 Members / $10 Non-Members To RSVP, please email RSVP@CoralGablesMuseum.org or call 305.603.8067  

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August 2019

Coral Gables Museum Presents Gallery Night Live!

August 2 @ 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 for the Grand Opening of The ​Caribbee Club: ​Body Landscapes; Designs by Andrea Spiridonakos at the Frank Lynn Gallery. Also on view are ​America Weaves, curated by Adriana Herrera, at the Fewell Gallery; ​The Art of Compassion, curated by Starr Sariego, in Gallery 109 and Abraham Gallery; ​Doble filo: geografías y palabras, curated by Felix Suazo, in the Community Meeting Room; and our permanent exhibition, ​Creating the Dream. Among other amenities in the courtyard, there will be live…

Find out more »

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

August 2 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
+ Google Map

    The Coral Gables Museum’s Portfolio Review Series is a platform to meet local artists and discuss their ideas and projects. For each edition, 8 to 10 artists are invited to the Museum to share their portfolios, sketchbooks, 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 engage in conversations about their working processes and references, past and future projects, dreams, and other topics that…

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Downtown Walking Tour

August 3 @ 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

August 3 @ 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 »

Downtown Walking Tour

August 10 @ 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

August 10 @ 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: Ready, Set, Go: Back to School!

August 10 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Join us as we prepare to kick off another amazing school year! Children and families will enjoy fun craft activities that they can add to their school backpack for the Fall.  As Eleanor Roosevelt famously said, “The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams!” Free  

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Downtown Walking Tour

August 17 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
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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

August 17 @ 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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Gables Bike Tour

August 18 @ 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

TBD $10; $5 for Museum and Bike Walk Coral Gables members and children under 12.

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Gables Bike Tours

August 18 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Women on the Verge…of greatness – Though George Merrick founded the Gables, many women, including his mother Althea, also had a great impact on how the city would form and thrive.  Visit the homes of some of the Gables’ most renowned women and learn about the impressive accomplishments – both locally and nationally – that endear them to our city.   $10; $5 for Museum and Bike Walk Coral Gables members and children under 12.

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Exhibition Opening: Doble Filo: Geografias y Palabras

August 21
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Presenting a selection of 19 visual artists and 12 writers of 10 Ibero-American countries, this exhibition, curated by Felix Suazo, conjugates elements of Hispanic identity through a dual dialogue between textual and visual expression.

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Downtown Walking Tour

August 24 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
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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

August 24 @ 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

August 25 @ 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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WINE APPRECIATION CLASS WITH PATRICK ALEXANDER

August 26 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Monday, repeating until September 30, 2019

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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The classes are every MONDAY evening from 6-8PM starting August 26 The $250 cost covers 12 hours of lectures, all class materials and tastings of 24 different wines. Full course description available at www.GablesWine.com Space is limited, enroll by calling 305-603-8067

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“Last Wednesday of the Month” Lecture featuring Gale S. Nelson

August 28 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Join us for our Last Wednesday of the Month Lecture Series featuring Gale S. Nelson.  Gale’s professional career includes over 20 years of nonprofit management and leadership experience. In 2018, he was selected by the Harvard Business School to participate in the strategic perspectives in nonprofit management for CEOs from around the world.    $10 Non-Members $5 Members To RSVP, please email RSVP@CoralGablesMuseum.org or call 305.603.8067

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Downtown Walking Tour

August 31 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
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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

August 31 @ 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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September 2019

WINE APPRECIATION CLASS WITH PATRICK ALEXANDER

September 2 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Monday, repeating until September 30, 2019

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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The classes are every MONDAY evening from 6-8PM starting August 26 The $250 cost covers 12 hours of lectures, all class materials and tastings of 24 different wines. Full course description available at www.GablesWine.com Space is limited, enroll by calling 305-603-8067

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Coral Gables Museum Presents Gallery Night Live!

September 6 @ 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 for the Grand Opening of The ​Caribbee Club: ​Body Landscapes; Designs by Andrea Spiridonakos at the Frank Lynn Gallery. Also on view are ​America Weaves, curated by Adriana Herrera, at the Fewell Gallery; ​The Art of Compassion, curated by Starr Sariego, in Gallery 109 and Abraham Gallery; ​Doble filo: geografías y palabras, curated by Felix Suazo, in the Community Meeting Room; and our permanent exhibition, ​Creating the Dream. Among other amenities in the courtyard, there will be live…

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Downtown Walking Tour

September 7 @ 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.…

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Creating the Dream Tour

September 7 @ 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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WINE APPRECIATION CLASS WITH PATRICK ALEXANDER

September 9 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Monday, repeating until September 30, 2019

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

The classes are every MONDAY evening from 6-8PM starting August 26 The $250 cost covers 12 hours of lectures, all class materials and tastings of 24 different wines. Full course description available at www.GablesWine.com Space is limited, enroll by calling 305-603-8067

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Panel Discussion: Curatorial Threads of America Weaves

September 12 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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This panel is a conversation between America Weaves’ curator, Adriana Herrera, and some of the local artists in the exhibition over the diverse curatorial lines in play within the project. Among other subjects, participants will refer to recounting history in varied ways through weaving (Brant, Marcuzzi); approaching burning issues that affect our contemporary society with embroidered, double-sided images (Sieh); appropriating textiles of ordinary use in artistic installations (Bosque); and making use of this medium to potentiate ludic and imaginative possibilities…

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Downtown Walking Tour

September 14 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
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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

September 14 @ 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 on Aragon

September 14 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Let’s honor Native American culture and their important contributions at the Coral Gables Museum for our City Family Day on Aragon event. Children and families will explore the various communities who help make Florida the “Sunshine State,” as well as other American Indians.

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Gables Bike Tour

September 15 @ 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

TBD $10; $5 for Museum and Bike Walk Coral Gables members and children under 12.

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WINE APPRECIATION CLASS WITH PATRICK ALEXANDER

September 16 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Monday, repeating until September 30, 2019

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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The classes are every MONDAY evening from 6-8PM starting August 26 The $250 cost covers 12 hours of lectures, all class materials and tastings of 24 different wines. Full course description available at www.GablesWine.com Space is limited, enroll by calling 305-603-8067

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Panel Discussion: “Healing the Hurt: Expanding the Conversation of ‘The Art of Compassion’”

September 20 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Photographs, complemented by each subjects’ powerful testimonies, grace the museum walls as part of The Art of Compassion. While each image captures a commanding story about facing obstacles, surviving challenges, and seeking moments of grace, the underlying theme is that of overcoming trauma. This panel discussion will focus on how exposure to multiple or prolonged traumatic events impacted the lives of these women, and how they are working to seek peace, refuge, and recovery.  Panelists: Adrian Mesa, DNP, AMP Group…

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Downtown Walking Tour

September 21 @ 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.…

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Coral Gables Museum – Museum Day 2019

September 21 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Museum Day is an annual celebration of boundless curiosity hosted by Smithsonian magazine. Participating museums and cultural institutions across the country provide free entry to anyone presenting a Museum Day ticket. The Museum Day ticket provides free admission for two people on Saturday, September 21, 2019. Tickets will be available to download on  August 15, 2019. Where will your curiosity lead you this Museum Day? Let us know @MuseumDay #MuseumDay #YearOfMusic Read more: https://www.smithsonianmag.com/museumday/museum-day-2019/#P4GmbWhYX0FB4jMy.99 Give the gift of Smithsonian magazine for only $12! http://bit.ly/1cGUiGv…

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Creating the Dream Tour

September 21 @ 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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WINE APPRECIATION CLASS WITH PATRICK ALEXANDER

September 23 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Monday, repeating until September 30, 2019

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

The classes are every MONDAY evening from 6-8PM starting August 26 The $250 cost covers 12 hours of lectures, all class materials and tastings of 24 different wines. Full course description available at www.GablesWine.com Space is limited, enroll by calling 305-603-8067

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Downtown Walking Tour

September 28 @ 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.…

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Creating the Dream Tour

September 28 @ 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

September 29 @ 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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One-Day Camp: “Exploring Our City”

September 30 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Inspired by the architecture and unique history of Coral Gables, campers will experience and celebrate George Merrick’s influential vision for T​he City Beautiful.​ On this day, campers will have the opportunity to explore innovation through technology such as 3D Pen designs, as well as various arts and crafts and other exciting activities! Parents, no need to pack a lunch! CGM will be providing campers with a pizza lunch and snack. Tuition for City Trekker One-Day Camp is as follows: $40/day…

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WINE APPRECIATION CLASS WITH PATRICK ALEXANDER

September 30 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Monday, repeating until September 30, 2019

Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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The classes are every MONDAY evening from 6-8PM starting August 26 The $250 cost covers 12 hours of lectures, all class materials and tastings of 24 different wines. Full course description available at www.GablesWine.com Space is limited, enroll by calling 305-603-8067

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October 2019

Annual Members Meeting & Season Preview

October 2 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Calling all Members! Please join us in the Museum’s Community Meeting Room as we present our 2019-2020 Annual report, thank our outgoing board members and approve our incoming board. Immediately following a short musical interlude, featuring music by UM’s Frost School of Music, the public is welcome to join Members as we offer a sneak peek of highly anticipated 2019-2020 Season. Light bites and Cash bar provided. Former members are encouraged to attend and renew their memberships and rejoin the…

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Coral Gables Museum Presents Gallery Night Live!

October 4 @ 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 for the Grand Opening of The ​Caribbee Club: ​Body Landscapes; Designs by Andrea Spiridonakos at the Frank Lynn Gallery. Also on view are ​America Weaves, curated by Adriana Herrera, at the Fewell Gallery; ​The Art of Compassion, curated by Starr Sariego, in Gallery 109 and Abraham Gallery; ​Doble filo: geografías y palabras, curated by Felix Suazo, in the Community Meeting Room; and our permanent exhibition, ​Creating the Dream. Among other amenities in the courtyard, there will be live…

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Downtown Walking Tour

October 5 @ 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

October 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
+ 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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One-Day Camp: “Exploring Our Curious Nature”

October 9 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Join us as we explore the natural wonders all around us, the changing colors in nature, and how we can do our part in protecting the planet. Campers will create unique arts andcraftp​ rojects,u​ singnaturalelements,i​nasafeenvironmentwheree​ veryone​is inspired to learn while having fun and making new friends! Parents, no need to pack a lunch! CGM will be providing campers with a pizza lunch and snack. Tuition for City Trekker One-Day Camp is as follows: $40/day for Museum Family Members $50/day for…

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Downtown Walking Tour

October 12 @ 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

October 12 @ 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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Knitting at the Museum

October 12 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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The Coral Gables Museum, in collaboration with fiber artists Aurora Molina and Evelyn Politzer, invites knitters, weavers, fiber artists, yarn lovers, enthusiasts and curious individuals to celebrate the art of knitting among the pioneering and innovative  fiber art works of America Weaves.  To RSVP please visit https://coralgablesmuseum.org/rsvp-form/ or  call: 305 603 8067 FREE  

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Family Day on Aragon: “Breast Cancer Awareness”

October 12 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Join us at the Coral Gables Museum as we show our support for Breast Cancer Awareness at our “Family Day on Aragon” event. Along with free admission to the Museum, children and families will enjoy fun craft activities that celebrate our global mission to promote a positive environment of good health and prosperity. This event is FREE and OPEN to the public.

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