Guests can enjoy complimentary admission as well as hands on ecoart activities, science discovery programs, and historic house tours — all for free. The GroveHouse Artists Exhibit also will be on display through Aug. 31 in the Richmond Cottage and Stone House. Spend the entire day and have a picnic on the main lawn facing Biscayne Bay.
The Fee-Free “PLAY” Days were created to honor the Deering Estate’s partner organizations and the community.
On July 21, the estate will honor the Village of Palmetto Bay and its residents; on Aug. 18 it will honor teachers and environmental educators, and on Sept. 15 it will honor the Scouts. The entire public can enjoy a variety of programs and activities for free.
Guests are invited to “PLAY” — Preservation, Learning, Adventure, Year- round — and enjoy the many tours, educational programs, and special events that the estate has to offer.
The Deering Estate at Cutler, a Miami- Dade County park, is located at 16701 SW 72 Ave. in Palmetto Bay. This 444-acre natural and archeological preserve and historic site is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and serves as a center for education, culture and recreation. Historic house tours are offered daily at 10:30 a.m. and 3 p.m. and are free with Estate admission.
For more information on the Deering Estate’s educational and cultural programs, visit online at www.deeringestate.org.