Miami Attractions

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    Homestead Miami Speedway

    ••• Greater Miami Convention and Visitors' Bureau

    This photo gallery contains images of popular Miami attractions.

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    Miami Art Museum

    ••• Greater Miami Convention and Visitors' Bureau

    For more information, see the Miami Art Museum visitor's guide

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    Miami Skylift

    ••• Photo by Critical Miami under the Creative Commons Share-Alike License

    The Miami SkyLift is an interesting new attraction located in downtown Miami's Bayfront Park. You'll gain an interesting perspective on our city when you ride 500 feet into the air in a helium balloon suspended above the park. The ride lasts about 15 minutes and includes a narrated description of Miami as you ride. [br][br] For more information, read my [link url=http://miami.about.com/od/traveltourism/a/miami_skylift.htm]Review of the Miami SkyLift[/link]

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    2013 Miami Book Fair International

    ••• Greater Miami Convention and Visitors' Bureau

    The Miami Book Fair International takes place each November at the Wolfson Campus of Miami Dade College (located at 300 NE 2nd Avenue). This year's festival occurs from Sunday November 17th through Sunday November 24th.

    The fair includes evening lectures beginning on Sunday through Friday. More information on the lecture schedule and free tickets are available on the Miami Book Fair website.

    The highlight of the event is the street fair that takes place on November 22-24 and requires a $5 admission fee for adults over 18. Children and students receive free admission.

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    Dolphins Stadium

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    Historical Museum of Southern Florida

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    Miami Holocaust Memorial

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    American Airlines Arena, Home of the Miami Heat

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    Dolphin Stadium

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    The Barnacle on Miami's Biscayne Bay

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    The Barnacle, a Florida State Historic Site, contains the oldest standing home in Dade County. Built by Ralph Munroe in 1891, this historic estate has survived several major hurricanes including the Hurricane of 1926 and Hurricane Andrew in 1992.

    For more on The Barnacle, read our Barnacle Visitors Guide.

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    The Wolfsonian at FIU

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    Tigers at Miami Metro Zoo

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    Miami Seaquarium

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    If you're interested in the Seaquarium, be sure to read our Seaquarium Visitor Information and Review.

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    Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA), North Miami

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    South Pointe Park

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    Miami International Airport

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    Coral Castle

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    Coral Castle is an engineering marvel consisting of over 1,100 tons of carved coral rock located in Homestead, Florida. If you're travelling from Miami down to the Keys, it's well worth the stop.

    For more information, read the Coral Castle Visitor's Guide.

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    Sandcastle at the Miami Children's Museum

    ••• Sandcastle at the Miami Children's Museum. Dana Bowden
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    Front of the Miami Children's Museum

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    Kidscape at the Miami Children's Museum

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    Plasma Ball at the Miami Science Museum

    ••• Plasma Ball at the Miami Science Museum. Miami Science Museum
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    Planetarium at the Miami Science Museum

    ••• Planetarium at the Miami Science Museum. Miami Science Museum
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    Gravity Well at the Miami Science Museum

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    Globe at the Miami Science Museum

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    Fairchild Tropical Botanic Gardens

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    Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden provides residents and visitors with a uniquely South Florida garden experience. Dedicated to preserving the diversity of tropical plants, Fairchild features some of the world's best collections of palms, cycads, flowering trees, vines and fruit trees along with other tropical plants.

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    Clifford the Big Red Dog Visits Miami

    ••• Miami Children's Museum

    Adventures with Clifford The Big Red Dog is a 2,500 square-foot bilingual exhibit at the Miami Children's Museum that transports visitors to the homes of Clifford™, Emily Elizabeth™, and all of the residents of Birdwell Island where they engage in cooperative play activities that foster appropriate social and emotional development. Complete with A Big Red Clifford and an equally large doghouse, the exhibit offers a number of interactive and visual happenings to delight children and families alike.

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    Deering Estate at Cutler

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    The Deering Estate at Cutler is a 444-acre historic and environmental preserve that offers a variety of activities suitable for children and adults of all ages. It is managed by Miami-Dade Parks & Recreation on behalf of the State of Florida. The estate features historic buildings, nature trails and canoe trips out to Chicken Key.