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The Wolfsonian - Florida International University

1001 Washington Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139-5017
+1 305-531-1001
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Mecca for Art Deco Nuts

You like art deco? Well you are in the right place in South Beach. And this is the heart of it... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
John D
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London, England, United Kingdom
Great!

The general style of this museum is modernized but I like the array of different types of modern... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Alex S
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A museum, library, and research center that invites exploration of the persuasive power of art and design.
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“on display” (27 reviews)
“gift shop” (32 reviews)
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1001 Washington Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139-5017
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You like art deco? Well you are in the right place in South Beach. And this is the heart of it. A must see with a fantactic collection of all things art deco across art design, technolgy etc. Loved it. Ans the building it is...More

Thank John D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The general style of this museum is modernized but I like the array of different types of modern art. From pictures to furniture. It interested me and my family. This is a must visit!

Thank Alex S
Reviewed 5 August 2017

just walk in when on Washington and view the art deco items exposed and admire th archtecture of this former furniture warehouse !

Thank Thomas K
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Be sure to look at the deco detail on the building's exterior. Small museum with very few items on display but nicely curated by themes due to the random nature of the collections. Worth a visit on a VERY hot July afternoon when we didn't...More

Thank LbkFla
Reviewed 18 July 2017

This is a nice quick little break from the heat on the street, cool inside and very quiet. There is a lot of space in this building, but there just doesn't seem to be that much on display. The long and involved mission statement has...More

Thank rugby007
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

This art gallery is in the Art Deco building. Art Deco seems to be something born out of the Bauhaus, but there was no mention of this anywhere. Anyway, that is an aside. For US$10 entry you get a lot of good stuff. 1930s murals,...More

Thank fresh1980
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Awesome display of art and design, if you want to do something worth it in Miami Beach you should come in to this place; I did not expect to have such a nice visit to this museum since is right in the middle of South...More

Thank Camilo C
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Great exhibition. You need a bit of time to get around all of the floors, we were a bit rushed as it was closing. If you are staying at the Washington Park Hotel you get free entry. Worth asking at your hotel if they have...More

Thank Michael R
Reviewed 26 June 2017

good exibithion and good collection. The store is also great. Do not miss, it is unique. I have to write more to share so...good good good good

Thank DeniseBergier
Reviewed 8 June 2017

A small museum conveniently located in South Beach. Interesting if you are into design, worth a look even if you are not. Good for 1-2 hours, and a nice little gift shop as well.

Thank ECWorld
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