Walk through Miami Beach's Art Deco District at your own pace, and learn about its architectural history using our iPod-based self-guided tour and accompanying map. The complete tour takes approximately 1 1/2 hours, but you can set your own pace. MDPL's guided and self-guided Miami Beach tours are the only official tours and the best Miami tours.
Commentary is provided in one of four languages: English, Spanish, German, and French. Self-guided tours are available at the Art Deco Welcome Center at 1001 Ocean Drive, seven days a week, from 9:30 am to 5:00 pm.
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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.