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“Art Deco walking tour”
Review of Art Deco Walks

Art Deco Walks
Ranked #2 of 159 Tours in Miami Beach
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: Take the # 1 rated walking tour in South Beach! Marty & Paula are both accredited guides in the Art Deco Historic District & offer a variety of Art Deco walking & bike tours throughout the Miami Beach area. We take you on a journey of discovery as we show you the hidden secrets and gems that our wonderful slice of paradise has to offer. Tours are personalized to give you the ultimate historic, architectural and urban experience -- as well all the back stories from Carl ("Mr. Miami Beach") to Miami Vice and Versace. Marty & Paula are happy to meet you at your South Beach hotel to begin your tour, and will work with any special concerns, such as going to/coming from a cruise ship, so that you can experience first hand what makes Miami Beach the Art Deco capital of the world.
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

Marty was a great tour guide. We had no idea how rich with history this area is. We would highly recommend this tour

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank devonc698
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Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Im an Architect and found this tour to be a gem in Miami. South Beach is the Mecca of Art Deco and what better way to discover it by doing a walk tour.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Carlos P
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Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

The tour with Paula is an absolute must do! Paula’s knowledge and passion for art, architecture and Art Deco in South Beach is so mesmorizing that I actually forgot to take photos. I was so engrossed in the history, the information and the way in which she presented it that I didn’t even think about taking my phone out to document it. A few days later, before leaving Miami, we walked back around all of the buildings that we discussed to revisit all that we learned... and to take photos! This tour did not disappoint and I would highly recommend to anyone visiting Miami or SoBe!

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank E B
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Reviewed 6 June 2018

If you are visiting Miami for the first time or the 10th time, I would highly recommend this tour. Experiencing the entertainment and food side of Miami is one thing, but actually learning about Miami's artistic history makes the city even more alive.

A group of my girl friends and I went to Miami for the first time to celebrate my best friend's bachelorette and took this tour as a way to experience other aspects of Miami rather than just partying or eating. Also, we enjoy tourist-y things when visiting unfamiliar cities. We are between the ages of 22-35 years old.

Being extremely unfamiliar with the city, Marty accommodated to our requests and made it convenient for us. He met up with us at our lunch stop, so we would not have to look for him and ended the tour at the location we requested. He was punctual. Marty also was very interesting, funny, and engaging throughout. He genuinely cared if we were enjoying the tour. He also took pictures of us throughout the tour, so we can have memories about the locations we visited. Also, after the tour, he emailed us a document about the highlights from the tour, which is great to reflect back on. Overall, we learned about the history and architecture of the Art Deco District in South Beach.

Thank you Marty for being great! :)

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank priyapatel620
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Reviewed 4 June 2018

Went on an Art Deco Tour in Historic South Beach with Marty. We truly enjoyed it. We saw beautiful buildings, learned some great history and he was able to keep us in the shade on a very warm Miami morning. Highly recommend!!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank kathrynduckworth
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