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Dive into the history of the swimming pool from its early beginnings in Greece and Rome to its surge in popularity during the Hollywood era of the 1940s and 50s. Visit some of our lovely Art Deco hotel swimming pools here in the Historic District rarely visited on our daily tours. Learn the reason they are on roof tops and enjoy panoramic views and photo opportunities galore. Including a surprise once in a lifetime visit to one of the most sought after pools.
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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.