'The Similarity Is Amazing': Miami Historian Dr. Paul George On Coronavirus & 1918 Spanish Flu PandemicMore than one hundred years after the 1918 Spanish flu swept across the globe, sickening 500 million people or one-third of the world’s population, historians are sharing the similarities of that pandemic to today’s coronavirus crisis.
‘Everything Kind Of Shut Down’: Miami’s Coronavirus Closures Similar To Spanish Flu Response In 1918Just over a hundred years ago, Miami faced a similar medical emergency like the coronavirus crisis it’s experiencing right now.
HistoryMiami Museum Opens 'Mucho, Mucho Amor' Exhibit Honoring Pop Culture Icon & Famed Astrologer Walter MercadoIf you grew up in Miami, chances are you know who Walter Mercado is.
HistoryMiami Museum Marks 25th Anniversary Of Hurricane Andrew With ExhibitOn the first day of hurricane season, the HistoryMiami Museum has opened an exhibition marking the 25th anniversary of Hurricane Andrew.
Top Upcoming 2015 Museum Exhibits In South FloridaAs one of the largest melting pots in America, south Florida offers no shortage of artistic events and cultural activities. Thus it’s no surprise that it is home to some of the most unique and diverse museum exhibits in the country.
Focus on South Florida: The BeatlesThere’s a new exhibition in a Downtown Miami museum dedicated to one of the most influential music groups of all time—The Beatles. We take you inside HistoryMiami for a sneak peek, focus on the band’s South Florida connection and the impact the Beatles’ arrival had on American pop culture.
'Ladies and Gentlemen…The Beatles!' Exhibit On Display At HistoryMiamiHistoryMiami’s newest exhibit will give Beatles’ fans a chance to enjoy memorable moments and cool swag from the Fab Four.
Miami-Dade's 10-Mile Linear Park Gets New Name: The UnderlineMiami’s longest linear park, which would stretch 10-miles long from Brickell to Dadeland underneath the Metrorail, is being renamed.
Miami Celebrates City's 118th BirthdayHappy Birthday Miami! That’s right, today the Magic City is celebrating its 118th birthday.
Commission To Vote On Tequesta Site Preservation PlanA plan which would preserve and build at the site of a major prehistoric Native American village in Miami's downtown area will like get approval by the city's commission on Thursday.
Focus on South Florida: HistoryMiamiHistoryMiami, formerly known as the Historical Museum of Southern Florida, was founded in 1940 by a group of famous Miamians including George Merrick and Marjory Stoneman Douglas. Its mission is to connect people by telling the stories of Miami's communities, individuals, places and events. And now HistoryMiami is in a new space at the Miami-Dade Cultural Center that’s twice the size. We focus on that and an exciting new acquisition for HistoryMiami that any institution could want for its permanent collection.
Best Permanent Exhibits In South FloridaSouth Florida's permanent exhibits successfully educate, entertain and inform, and continue to make their imprint on the area's culture.
Ways To Learn About Presidential And American History on President's Day In South FloridaPresidents Day is well known as a great day for discount sales, but if you want to celebrate with your family in a more traditional way and possibly learn a little bit about history at the same time, there are many places in South Florida to check out.
Historic Dig Revealing Miami's Rich And Lengthy HistoryAmong 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.
M-D Public Schools Launches 'Alumni Hall Of Fame'Fourteen people made the inaugural cut, including Jeff Bezos (Amazon founder) and Barbara Walters. See who else made the list honoring Miamians who shine.