Black History Month Heritage & Neighborhood Tour

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The Black Archives Historic Lyric Theater Cultural Arts Complex

819 NW 2nd Avenue

Miami, FL 33136

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The GMCVB Multicultural Tourism along with the Black Archives History & Research Foundation of South FL, Inc. invite you to join us on the 6th Annual Black History Month Heritage & Neighborhood Tour and visit some of the key cultural locations that make Miami so special and their significance in Black History. This cultural trail will explore Miami-Dade County’s rich heritage, historic landmarks, attractions and cultural neighborhoods. Led by Historian and Executive Director of the Black Archives Historic Lyric Theater, Timothy A. Barber, this 6-hour tour via motor coach will showcase a Black Miami Heritage Cultural Experience.

The tour will highlight historic sites in Overtown, Miami Gardens, North Miami, and Brownsville/Liberty City along with access to Art of Black Miami exhibits including AfriCOBRA and Elizabeth Catlett and the Hampton Arts Traditions. Attendees are welcome to partake in the Lyric Theater’s Community Day happening at the Lyric Plaza both during registration and after the tour.

Tour itinerary subject to change without notice.

Parking: City of Miami parking is available directly south of the Historic Lyric

Registration: Starts at 9am

Depart: 9:45am from the Historic Lyric Theater (819 NW 2nd Ave, Miami, FL 33136)

Hop-Off Stops:

  • Historic Hampton House (Lunch will be available for purchase)
  • Florida Memorial University
  • Museum of Contemporary Art

The Black History Month Heritage & Neighborhood Tour is organized and sponsored by the Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau in partnership with the Black Archives History & Research Foundation of South FL, Inc.

For general information, call 305.539.3097.

To register, please visit www.blackhistorytours.eventbrite.com.

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The Black Archives Historic Lyric Theater Cultural Arts Complex

819 NW 2nd Avenue

Miami, FL 33136

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