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 the ‘Father of Naval Aviation’ and ‘The Fastest Man on Earth.’ Along with his over 500 inventions/400 patents and contributions to the Aviation Industry, Curtiss was also instrumental in the 1920s land boom of Miami. Contemporaries of Merrick, Fairchild and Rickenbacker; he founded Miami Springs, Hialeah and Opa Locka. He donated the land for the Miami International Airport and the Opa Locka Airport where he originally was training Naval Aviators.
These tours will be continuing on Saturdays. We are also in the process of training docents for upcoming bike tours of his other buildings, architectural and garden tours. Please join us in helping make Glenn Curtiss a household name again and exposing this beautiful gem in Miami that at one point was abandoned & partially burned in fires. Fully Restored, Smithsonian Recognized & Historically Registered. Come see us Miami !
The Curtiss Mansion is a 501(c)(3)
Physical Address: 500 Deer Run / Miami Springs, FL 33166 / 305-869-5180
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