This eco-friendly tour explores the endangered coastal vegetation, beach, and shoreline of South Pointe Park, home to colorful reef creatures, birds and native plant life. Stroll the "natural" side of South Beach's winding paths and grassy vistas, while taking in the gorgeous views of the ocean, bay, and city skyline. Learn about the Native Americans, adventurers, and pioneers who once called this area home; how 20th century urban development and technology has impacted the natural environmental; and witness today's dedicated ecological restoration that enhances the beauty of South Beach.
Miami Design Preservation League
Miami Design Preservation League is a non-profit organization devoted to preserving, protecting, and promoting the cultural, social, economic, environmental and architectural integrity of the Miami Beach Architectural Historic District. Originally organized by Barbara Capitman and friends in 1976, it is the oldest Art Deco Society in the World.
MDPL provides cultural and educational programs to Dade County residents, surrounding counties, citizens of Florida and to national and international visitors and tourists. Our programs are developed for the general public and have special appeal to those interested in art, design, architecture, history, preservation, urban and community planning and development.