Miami’s past uncovered near the river in the downtown area will soon be covered over, after some of the artifacts are removed, to make way for an entertainment complex known as Met Square.
At a construction site in downtown Miami, the future can’t take shape without one last look at the past.
Among skyscrapers and cranes in Downtown Miami, archaeologists have been quietly working on a secret dig. Bob Carr with the Archaeological and Historical Conservancy finally spilled the details this week on what he’s been so busy doing since November.
When construction crews began digging up the parking lot of South Beach Park on Fort Lauderdale Beach, they ended up digging up a lot of South Florida history.
Long before Ft. Lauderdale Beach became known for “where the boys are” it was where prehistoric Indians and European explorers lived one hundred years ago.