Vizcaya was built in the 1910’s by agricultural industrialist James Deering, and is now Vizcaya Museum and Gardens, a National Historic Landmark where you can walk through the halls and feel as if you are in a 400-yr. old Italian estate.
Mission Statement: "Vizcaya Museum and Gardens is a National Historic Landmark that preserves the Miami estate of agricultural industrialist James Deering to engage our community and its visitors in learning through the arts, history and the environment."
Take a step back in time and enjoy a serene and stunningly beautiful retreat right in the heart of Miami. Visitors are welcome to experience Vizcaya Museum and Gardens either on their own or follow a Vizcaya Volunteer Guide on a guided tour.
After spending the day at the glorious and historic Vizcaya Museum and Gardens, travel just a few minutes and retreat to the Hilton Miami Downtown, where you can experience flawless service and unparalleled attention while enjoying the finest downtown Miami accommodations.