Tour Guide Academy

Starting May 6th – Tour Guide Academy

Miami Design Preservation League offers its annual Tour Guide Academy which is a training program for those who would like to become volunteer tour guides for MDPL, leading walking tours of the Art Deco District. Individuals interested in becoming certified MDPL tour guides are expected to participate in the full Four-Day course being offered on the following Mondays: 

Monday, May 6th – 10am – 3pm

Monday, May 20th – 10am – 3pm

Monday, June 3rd – 10am – 3pm

Monday, June 17th – 10am – 3pm

By the completion of this program, tour guide candidates will be able to use the buildings to:

  • Tell stories of MDPL and its efforts to preserve
  • Tell stories of the designs we are trying to preserve
  • Tell the story of Miami Beach, providing a context for the stories referenced above

Click here to sign up

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