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Tour Tropical Audubon’s Historic Doc Thomas House

Join the Tropical Audubon Society for a Tour of the Historic Doc Thomas House this Saturday Jun 6 at 1 p.m.

Visit the historic Doc Thomas House for a captivating, 45-minute guided tour led by a Tropical Audubon Society docent. Learn about the Birds’ benefactor Arden Hayes “Doc” Thomas and Robert Fitch Smith, the architect Thomas commissioned to design the house. Tour the distinctive, wood-and-limestone structure with its many ornamental and built-in features. Listed in the National Register of Historic Places, named a Florida Heritage Site and designated a Dade County landmark, the charming 1932 cottage is an architectural gem. Gain insights into local South Miami and Audubon history, too. Visitors may also take a stroll through our Steinberg Nature Center pollinator gardens and nature trails, weather-permitting.

Save the dates: First Saturdays of the month through June 2020.

Times: 1pm & 3pm Tours / House and Grounds Open 12:30-4pm.

Location: 5530 Sunset Dr. Miami, FL 33143

Free parking via the SW 55th Avenue Gate.

Admission FREE: Donations Welcomed

For more information, please visit https://www.facebook.com/events/504919546973321/.

 


For more fun things to do in Miami this week, check out the latest issue of Fun10Miami

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