Preserve. Protect. Promote. since 1976

Mission Statement: Miami Design Preservation League is a not-for-profit preservation and arts organization which preserves, protects, and promotes the architectural, cultural, social, and environmental integrity of Miami Beach and the surrounding areas.

Official Art Deco
Walking Tours

Our Walking Tours are offered Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday & Monday at 10:30am

For a full list of available tours, click here

Art Deco
Welcome Center

Where to go and what to do in Miami Beach and surrounding areas

Open Daily


Art Deco

Open Daily

9am – 5pm

Fall Lecture Series

Beauty and the Beach
Art of Architecture Lecture Series MDPL

Recent Blog Articles

Official Art Deco Gift Shop

Open daily except Wednesday, 9am-5pm

Original Art Deco Weekend® posters, t-shirts, books, cards, vintage items, jewelry, memorabilia, and one-of-a-kind art

Latest Archive Posts

Art Deco

First held in 1977, our annual festival helped spark the Miami Beach arts and culture renaissance

Center for Resiliency & Sustainability

Education, advocacy, and research focused on resiliency of historic resources and communities

What would Miami Beach be like without Historic Art Deco, Mediterranean, and MiMo buildings?

Join Us: Become a Member

Help MDPL remain independent and sustain our mission to preserve, protect, and promote. Annual memberships start at $50 and include free walking tours and more.

Generous Support Provided by

Barbara Baer Capitman Legacy Sponsor

Leonard Horowitz Premier Sponsor

Media Sponsors

Municipal Support

Marketing Sponsor

What Our Visitors Say

This tour was everything it promised and more. It gave us a fantastic overview of the history of Miami Beach and was very informative.


The staff who work here are great! So helpful and will give you the scoop on where to go and if public transportation is available.


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