Stories with 'historic homes' tag

Curtiss Mansion’s First Annual Teddy Bear Tea

Mrs. Claus & Elves invites you to the Curtiss Mansion’s First Annual Teddy Bear Tea! The historic Curtiss Mansion was built in 1925 as the Florida home of famed Aviator & Inventor, Glenn Hammond Curtiss. Children are invited to come and enjoy a reading by Mrs. Claus along with a scavenger hunt of the Curtiss […]

/ November 11, 2017

Curtiss Mansion’s First Annual Holiday Tree Festival

Come and enjoy the majestic Curtiss Mansion as you have never seen it before with their First Annual Tree Festival December 9th and 10th. This splendid event will feature dozens of Christmas Trees highlighting local businesses and organizations. The festivities will also feature a Holiday Boutique and Tea Shop where you can find gifts for […]

/ November 11, 2017

Latinos in America Event & Exhibit at the Curtiss Mansion

We are excited to be announcing the launch of the “Latinos in America” interactive kiosk exhibit, and you are invited to it’s premier on Saturday, October 14th at 7 PM. We have partnered with the Smithsonian Institute / Florida Humanities Council for this engaging new project featuring interviews from Cuban immigrants telling their astounding stories of coming to the United […]

/ September 23, 2017

Curtiss Mansion Historic 1 Hour Home Tour

EVERY SATURDAY 1 hour Historical Tour begins at 10am. $5/pp – Kids under 12 Free. This will be ongoing every Saturday The restored Curtiss Mansion in Miami Springs is the former Florida home of famed Aviator & Inventor, Glenn Hammond Curtiss.  The Mansion was built in 1925 and the architecture is Pueblo Revival. Known as […]

/ May 16, 2017

The struggle for “Old Florida” in Coconut Grove

Coconut Grove is one of Miami’s most historic neighborhoods. But a trend of demolitions has sparked controversy over what’s worth saving and at what cost?

/ May 10, 2016