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Vizcaya Museum and Gardens

Open Now: 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
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Built in 1916 as a winter retreat, this lavish villa is a tribute to the Italian Renaissance. The museum contains much of the original furnishings and artwork, and is surrounded by lush, formal gardens.
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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3251 S Miami Ave, Miami, Florida 33129, Miami, FL 33129-2831
Coconut Grove
+1 305-250-9133
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Reviewed yesterday

Fantastic experience: you are fully immersed in the early 20th century and share the vision of both the owner and the architect. The highlight of my visit to Miami was this Gatsby-esque villa, the paradise of its owner, and you travel in time when you...More

Thank Jules D
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Port of Miami is a very busy location in Miami.. There's people from all over the World..My family and I departed for a week cruise on MSC Seaside ..The parking has a fee including handicap must pay..Unless handicap had a ramp on the vehicle. MSC...More

Thank Darlene L
Reviewed 5 days ago

I enjoyed my first visit to Vizcaya very much. The museum is well-done, with a lot of information about what you are seeing and the history behind it. The gardens are beautiful, although I was disappointed that more of the fountains weren't on, which gave...More

Thank chester110105
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is a historical landmark! What a beautiful afternoon to spend time with your family or loved ones. This place offers private tours, individual walk throughs and much more. Normal cost was $18 at the time of arrival, however parking was complimentary & certainly...More

1  Thank Jason D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Helpful staff . Lovely location away from the hustle of Miami .Well worth a visit . Not good for people with walking difficulties . Fabulous orchid displays .

Thank sungodtenerife
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just beautiful paradise like areas throughout the garden. The ocean view is amazing lots of air conditioned areas to keep you cool as you walk through the gardens.

Thank Lucia D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Magnificent mansion with a collection of priceless artifacts. James Deering was clearly an eccentric visionary who created a paradise in what was once a jungle. The only thing missing were personal stories and anecdotes from his life at the mansion. I am pretty sure there...More

Thank Annette T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You will never see anything as lovely as Vizcaya Museum and Gardens. It is on the bay with exquisite views. The mansion is gorgeous and the grounds are like no other gardens that you've ever seen! Do yourself a favor and come alone or bring...More

1  Thank Luxurykat
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Interesting and beautiful grounds. About as much history as you will see in Miami and culturally interesting

Thank Robert K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is definitely a wonderful place to visit and you are spoilt for choice as to what to do first. The landscaping has been carefully designed, with plenty of water features, although some areas are showing signs of age. The flowers, the trees, the birds...More

Thank Stella-Dot
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18 June 2018|
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Response from Valerie S | Reviewed this property |
Both good choices but I would go with the Poyal Palm. Close to Lincoln Road which is great to stroll, nibble, drink and people watch. Lots of great food choices in the area and best of all it’s right on the beach where the... More
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Response from travelsafer | Reviewed this property |
Hi, below is from the website Hours Vizcaya is open Wednesday through Monday from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Closed Tuesdays, Thanksgiving and Christmas Day. Admission Adult $18 Child 6-12 $6 Children 5 and under... More
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Response from stacilee67 | Reviewed this property |
It depends on how long you want to stroll around checking out everything there is to see. You could easily spend the day here, bring something to snack on or even a sandwich to eat while sitting I. The beautiful gardens or... More