Downtown Coral Gables Walking TourClasses, Workshops & Lectures
Stroll through the bustling business district of Coral Gables. This thriving area began in the 1920s. Did you know the Colonnade Hotel was once the Coral Gables Sales Center? Or that electric trolleys once connected downtown Coral Gables to downtown Miami? Visit historic Mediterranean Revival buildings, including a former Ford dealership, outdoor theater, and riding club. Newer additions to the cityscape help tell the complete downtown story. This program is generously supported by the Historic Preservation Association of Coral Gables. Tour lasts approximately 1.5 hrs. Cost is $5 for museum members, $10 for general public. Free for Bank of America – Merrill Lynch cardholders on the first full weekend of each month.