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Historical Museum of Southern Florida

Region: South Florida

Miami, FL

Contact Information:
101 W. Flagler St.
Miami, FL 33130

Local Phone: 305-375-1492
Fax: 305-375-1609

By Metrorail
Get off at Government Center Station, walk south across NW 1st Street and go up the stairs on the north side of the Cultural Center, or use the ramp on the south side. The entrance is on the plaza.

By Car, northbound
If traveling north on I-95, take the NW 2nd Street exit (Exit 4). Turn right onto NW 2nd Street, and then right on NW 2nd Avenue for one block. The Cultural Center is on the left and the Miami-Dade Cultural Center parking garage is on the right.

By Car, southbound
If traveling south on I-95, exit at Orange Bowl/NW 8th Street (Exit 5A). Turn left onto NW 2nd Street, and then turn right onto NW 2nd Avenue. The Cultural Center is on the left, and its parking garage on the right.

Hours of Operation:

Monday - Saturday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Third Thursdays: 10 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Sunday: noon - 5 p.m.

Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s Day.

Description and Activities:
The Historical Museum of Southern Florida is centrally located in downtown Miami, at the Metro-Dade Cultural Center Plaza, 101 West Flagler Street. The plaza resembles a Spanish fortress and covers an entire city block. The plaza includes the Historical Museum, Miami-Dade Public Library System Main Library, and the Miami Art Museum.