Miami Beach Convention Center
The Miami Beach Convention Center is a meeting, convention, trade show and consumer show paradise. Visitors of the Miami Beach Convention Center reap the benefits of a balance between business and pleasure when they choose to meet in this city with all of the white sandy beaches, bright ocean waters, wonderful shops, award-winning restaurants and a lively nightlife create a great environment for conventioneers and businesses seeking a place to meet.
Festivals and Events
Zoos and Aquariums
Everglades Alligator Farm
If you don't have time to explore Everglades National Park, a taste for the region's wildlife is at the Everglades Alligator Farm, home to more than 3,000 alligators, America crocodiles, Orinoco crocodiles, Nile crocodiles and caimans housed in pens or breeding ponds. Watch the Alligator Show or wait for feeding time to see some gators up close and personal.
Spanning 300 acres, and housing more than 2,000 animals, ZooMiami has much to offer families of every size.
The Miami Seaquarium offers a full day of entertainment with sea turtles, manatees, killer whales, dolphins and many more marine creatures. Shows and presentations run back-to-back, so you'll see most of the park with the same tourist crowd as you bounce around the pools and theaters according to the schedule.
Museums and Attractions
The Arsht Center
The Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts provides a strong foundation for some of South Florida's biggest groups in the fine arts: Florida Concert Association, Florida Grand Opera, Miami City Ballet and New World Symphony. This center of the arts acts as a stage some of the most ambitious works, and is a magnet attracting all sorts of music, dance, theater and performing arts companies from around the world.
Miami Art Museum
Pérez Art Museum Miami (PAMM) is now open to the public in Museum Park. PAMM is a modern and contemporary art museum dedicated to the collection and exhibition of international art of the 20th and 21st centuries.
Miami Science Museum
MiaSci satisfies curiosity and opens families to the worlds of science and technology, showing exhibits that range from the ancient history of dinosaurs to NASA's latest discoveries about distant planets. Learn about environmental conservation, explore the human body, push and pull your way to understanding the laws of physics, or gaze at the stars in the surround-sound planetarium and its observatory telescope.
Miami Children's Museum
This museum offers kids a hands-on way to experience art, culture and the way communication works. Kids can explore mock neighborhoods, ports and cruise ships, ride virtual motorcycles, and get to know the lifestyles of local Miami residents, Police Officers and Firefighters. The goal is to encourage kids to build healthy habits, skills and a great deal of curiosity and creativity about the world around them.