The City of Coral Cables, The City Beautiful, was developed by George Merrick as a planned community incorporating the design principals associated with The City Beautiful Movement. Notable landscape features of the city included wide tree-lined avenues, winding roadways, green space, ornate plazas, and fountains. The city’s architecture is almost entirely Mediterranean Revival style, and many properties ae listed in the National Register of Historic Places. Join local guides to tour the Coral Cables Merrick House, childhood home of George Merrick, Coral Gables Congregational Church, Venetian Pool (an old rock quarry) and Miami-Biltmore Hotel and Country Club both National Historic Landmarks, and Coral Cables City Hall.
Max Attendees: 20
Depart: InterContinental Hotel - bus departs 8:15am
Arrive: Coral Gables Museum 285 Aragon Avenue Coral Gables FL 33134