Local Guides: Where to Get Cultured

  • World Erotic Art Museum

    World Erotic Art Museum

    The museum has garnered a worldwide acclaim for its wide-ranging collection of fine erotica, the largest in the United States. With over 20 rooms and 12,000 square feet, it houses ...

  • Miami Beach Botanical Garden

    Miami Beach Botanical Garden

    Don’t miss this quiet and lovely 2.5 acres in the heart of South Beach. The Garden features a variety of plants including orchids, bromeliads, and a huge collection of subtropical ...

  • Wolfsonian


    The Wolfsonian collections comprises approximately 120,000 objects from the period of 1885 to 1945—the height of the Industrial Revolution to the end of the Second World War—in a variety of ...

  • Jungle Island

    Jungle Island

    These 18-acres of gardens feature more than 1,100 tropical birds species from around the world. Jungle Island puts on a ton of great shows and events throughout the year, so ...

  • Jewish Museum of Florida

    Jewish Museum of Florida

    This museum tells the story of the Jewish experience in Florida from its beginning in 1763. With over 100,000 artifacts of all sizes, from old photos to restored synagogues, this ...

  • Bass Museum of Art

    Bass Museum of Art

    The museum showcases art from countries around the world and periods from the Renaissance to the Modern era. Get directions. Hours: Wednesday – Sunday, 12p.m.-5p.m.

  • Miami Beach Cinematheque

    Miami Beach Cinematheque

    We’ll make no bones about it; this is our go-to art-house film spot. It’s home of the Miami Beach Film Society, headquarters for the Miami Beach International Film Festival—basically, the ...

  • Wynwood Art Walk

    Wynwood Art Walk

    Art walk meets bar crawl on “Second Saturdays.” What humbly began as a small collaboration of artists has now grown to more than 60+ galleries strong. The Wynwood Art Walk ...

  • New World Symphony

    New World Symphony

    This Frank Gerry-designed space is an ideal place to catch some first-rate classical music or just sit and stare at the jaw-dropping architecture.   In addition to its regular programming, NWS ...