This FABULOUS tour is all about the contributions of Gays and Lesbians to the history of Miami Beach and the preservation of its architectural gems, many of which you'll visit during the tour. But it doesn't stop there! We'll also tell you how Gays and Lesbians are playing a continuing role in shaping the future of Miami Beach. AND we'll introduce you to some of the HOT SPOTS of gay life in South Beach. Tour starts at the Art Deco Welcome Center, 1001 Ocean Drive. It is the 2nd
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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.