Top Historical Places in Miami

Are you looking to explore the history of Miami through the ages? There are a number of historical destinations in Miami including the time-honored buildings, monuments, palaces, and parks where you can learn about the glorious past of Miami. The presence of these historical sites and museums will take you on a walk through Miami ‘s rich history.
If you are willing to have an in-depth historical information about Miami, we recommend that you take a wonderful guided tour to cover the major historical attractions. Also, check the opening and closing time for each so that you can organize your time. Make sure that you go through the complete list of historical places in Miami for a great trip!

Let's witness the history of Miami with these top historical places - monuments and landmarks:

  1. Holocaust Memorial - Miami Beach

    Memorial, Sculpture

    Miami was once where many Holocaust survivors took refuge. The memorial is testament to their suffering and tragic history. The memorial has seven areas namely, The Beginning, The Arbor history, A Garden of meditation, The Dome of Contemplation, The Lonely path, The Sculpture of Love and Anguish, The Series of Vignettes, Sensing Both Love and Fear, The Memorial Wall, The Final Sculpture and Ne...Read more
  2. Freedom Tower

    4.4 (3056 Votes)
    Freedom Tower

    Landmark, Historical Site, Tower, Architecture

    Freedom tower miami - National Historic Landmark located at 600 Biscayne Boulevard on the Wolfson Campus of Miami Dade College. The Freedom Tower lodged in Miami, Florida is popularly known for being the 'Ellis island of the south'. The Freedom Tower is composed by Schultze and Weaver. It is utilized at present as a dedication to Cuban movement to the United State...Read more
  3. Cuban Memorial Boulevard

    Park, Memorial

    The eternal fire makes Cuban Memorial Boulevard a worth visiting site. Your knowledge regarding the Cuban soldiers will increase by looking at the memoirs of martyrs. In the middle of the park, a brilliant artwork by a famous artist named Anna Mendieta remains hanging on the Ceiba tree. Along with the memoirs of war heroes there are statues of Virgin Mary and a 16 feet long map featuring Island...Read more
  4. Coral Castle

    4.4 (5527 Votes)
    Coral Castle


    The Castle is one of the most curious things in the world. Latvian American Edward Leedskalnin, on being dumped by his fiancee, decided to focus his efforts in building this amazing piece of modern art. Over a period of twenty eight years, he hewed out 1100 tonnes of stones in the form of walls, furniture, the date and the tower. The mind-boggler is that no one knows how he did it. Secretive a...Read more
  5. Deering Estate At Cutler

    4.6 (299 Votes)
    Deering Estate At Cutler

    Historical Site, Heritage Building

    This historic estate was the Florida home of businessman and philanthropist, Charles Deering. The estate consists of the two structures, the Richmond Cottage and the Stone house. Admission includes self-guided programs and naturalist led tours of the historic Stone House and Richmond Cottage. There are also several art exhibits and cultural activities held here and a permanent art collection. ...Read more
  6. American Airlines Arena

    4.7 (2283 Votes)
    American Airlines Arena

    Arena, Food And Drinks, Entertainment, Performance

    The Arena is a sports and entertainment complex, which hosts numerous sporting events and music concerts. It was constructed in 1998 and is home to the Miami Heat NBA team. It also houses the Waterfront Theatre, which is the venue for musical concerts, plays and stage shows. There are several restaurants, cafes, bars and food carts in the Arena as outside food and drink is prohibited. Although ...Read more
  7. Trinity Episcopal Cathedral

    4.7 (117 Votes)
    Trinity Episcopal Cathedral

    Church, Religious Site, Cathedral

    Originally built as a wooden church, the Trinity Episcopal church stands as a manifestation of past in an otherwise modern city of Miami. The new church was designed by the architect Harold Hastings Mundy July, 1925. The architecture of this church resembles the Roman Catholic Church of St. Giles which is located near Nimes in southern France. There are various influences that have shaped up th...Read more