coconut grove

Lake Worth in 1880s

Before the Railroad: The Southeast Florida Frontier

Greater Miami is young, as developed entities goes. While the county stretches back to 1836, the city of Miami, its flagship municipality, traces its corporate existence only to 1896.  Further, the county’s population in 1890 was less than 900, despite…


Coconut Grove Tour with Dr. Paul George

FREE Coconut Grove Historic Walking Tour

The free historical walking tours with Dr. Paul George of HistoryMiami have returned. The tours will occur for January and February of 2016 on the 2nd and 4th Saturdays. The tour begins in front of City Hall and finishes at the Barnacle. Tours are sponsored by the Coconut Grove Business Improvement District.