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Take the rest of the evening to settle in and get a good night's sleep for the day ahead.Lodging: South Seas HotelMeals Included: Dinner
Walk the streets of South Beach’s cultural district and see the Bass Museum of Art and the Miami City Ballet. Both buildings are ripe with architectural significance and history and have recently been incorporated into Miami Beach’s Main Library.Lunch: At a local restaurant.Afternoon: Española Way. Full of art galleries and sidewalk cafes that resemble a lovely Spanish village,. this scene walk offers vistas seldom seen by tourists.
Jewish Museum of Florida. The award-winning Jewish Museum is a partnership between the museum and Florida International University. Opened to the public in 1995, it ignited a new era of interdisciplinary education and research focused on the history of the Jewish experience in Florida since 1763. The museum’s exhibits illustrate the richness and diversity of Jewish life and the unique ways in which Florida Jews influence and are influenced by the historic and cultural dynamics of the state, the nation, and the world.
Wolfsonian Museum. View Mitchell ”Micky” Wolfson’s master collection of Decorative and Propaganda Arts in a fortress-like building once used as a hurricane-proof storage facility. The vast assemblage includes furniture, paintings, books, prints, industrial and decorative art objects, and ephemera. In 1997 it became a division of Florida International University (FIU).Dinner: For our farewell meal together, enjoy a traditional Cuban-American dinner in the “tiki” themed area poolside area.Evening: Continue your conversations with new Road Scholar friends and prepare for departure tomorrow morning.Lodging: South Seas HotelMeals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Please remember that hotel check-out is by 11:00am.
We hope you have enjoyed this encounter with the history and culture of America’s art deco playground, South Beach, and will join us for other rewarding Road Scholar programs in the future. Please stay in touch and share your memories, pictures, and comments via the Road Scholar Social Network. Best wishes for all your journeys!Meals Included: Breakfast