Perez Art Museum Miami, Miami

Perez Art Museum Miami, Miami (must see)

The Perez Art Museum Miami is dedicated to contemporary art, reflecting the diverse cultures of Miami with the emphasis laid on showcasing the art from Europe, the Americas and Africa which represent three major ethnic populations of the city.

The Perez Art Museum Miami was established in 1984 as the Center for Fine Arts. In 1996, the name was changed to the Miami Art Museum. The new museum covers an area of 20,000 square feet and opened for public viewing in 2013. It is a world-class repository of contemporary art and a center for visual arts information and education.

The museum has a vast collection of 20th and 21st-century works from the 1940s to the present. It also hosts local, national, and international temporary exhibitions of theme-based modern art. Admission is free. Visitors can join a guided tour conducted by an artist or art expert for an in-depth understanding of the exhibits.

Why You Should Visit:
Miami’s flagship art museum highlighting the city's diverse community and pivotal geographic location at the crossroads of the Americas. In addition to exploring the galleries, visitors can: enjoy waterfront dining at Verde restaurant; shop a unique selection of art books, furnishings and handmade items at the museum’s gift store; and take in the spectacular views of Biscayne Bay and the elaborate hanging gardens.

Operation hours: Monday - Tuesday: 10 am - 6 pm; Thursday: 10 am - 9 pm; Friday - Sunday: 10 am - 6 pm.

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Sight Name: Perez Art Museum Miami
Sight Location: Miami, USA (See walking tours in Miami)
Sight Type: Museum/Gallery
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