Saturday, June 15, 2013
11:00 AM Historic Walking Tour
Stroll through Coral Gables' bustling business district-this thriving commercial area began in the 1920s. Visit historic Mediterranean style buildings, including an outdoor theater and riding club. Did you know that the home of Pardo's Chicken was once the First National Bank and the tallest building in downtown? Newer cityscape additions help tell the complete downtown story. Approximately 1.5 hrs.
Museum members: $5 || General public: $10
Sunday, June 16, 2013
11:00 AM Bike Tour: Cool Canopies
The Gables has the most impressive tree canopy, and the Royal Poincianas have just made their seasonal debut! Join us this Father's Day for a ride down some of the most magnificent roads with arching branches and trunks as big as cars. Learn about rare and special trees from a knowledgeable expert.
This five-mile ride is leisurely with frequent stops. Gables Bike Tours are powered by Voss Water and copresented by Coral Gables Museum and Bike Walk Coral Gables. Bike rentals available at No Boundaries, conveniently located across the street from the Museum.
$10 for non-members; $5 for members and children under 12.
Sunday, June 16, 2013
1:00 PM Exhibit Tours
Exhibit tours every Sunday at 1:00pm. Drop in and enjoy a guided tour of Creating the Dream: George Merrick and his Vision for Coral Gables, and exhibition about the Gables' founder and developer George Merrick. Learn how Merrick went from thirteen-year old farmer's son to development king! This inspiring American story addresses local history and urban design.
Free with Museum admission.
Saturday, June 29, 2013
8:00 PM The Donna Summer-Time Disco Party
Shake your groove thing at the Museum's Donna Summertime Dance Party in the Fewell Gallery!
Disco balls + lighted dance floors + platform shoes + totally 8''s DJ = one cool hot summer night at the Museum.
Proceeds to benefit the Coral Gables Elementary School 90TH Anniversary Exhibit at Coral Gables Museum this October.
Out of town on June 29th and can't attend?
We would love to have you as a sponsor!
Sponsorship Levels: $90, $250, $500 or $1,000