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Miami Proud: “Football Unites” program preserves the legacy of Historic Virginia Key Beach Park

“MIAMI – Virginia Key Beach has a storied history.

Now a program is making “Miami Proud” and ensuring the community never forgets its rich history.

Football Unites recently hosted a cultural tour to educate different groups, like the Dan Marino Foundation, Special Olympics, and the Boys and Girls Club

28 Sep

Palomino Ranch Begins Horse Tours

Whether you’re seeking a family adventure or a romantic date, the new Palomino Ranch horse tours promise the perfect blend of land and

21 Sep

Celebrating Historic Virginia Key Beach Park Day

On August 1st, the Historic Virginia Key Beach Park community along with hosted summer camps, city officials and members of the public came

18 Sep

Sunset Salute Charles Ogletree

This month the Virginia Key Beach Park Trust salutes Mr. Charles Ogletree. A renowned legal scholar, civil rights advocate and mentor to many,

14 Sep

Museum Corner: #HVKBP Day August 1st

As I reflected on the journey that Historic Virginia Key Beach Park (HVKBP) has embarked upon, I couldn’t help but feel immense pride

7 Sep

Historic Virginia Key Beach Park hosts Miami Dolphins Football UNITES

On Wednesday, July 26th the Miami Dolphins Football UNITES initiative began of cultural exploration and understanding. This special occasion brought together the dynamic

6 Sep

Sunset Salute Jim Brown


This month’s sunset salute is dedicated to Jim Brown.
Born in the crucible of a segregated America, Jim Brown rose above the barriers imposed by a society mired in prejudice and discrimination. He blazed a trail on the football field, setting records and captivating audiences with his

28 Jun

Historic Virginia Key Beach Park named Best Beach by Travel and Leisure Magazine

“Historic Virginia Key Beach Park is home to a mile-long beach near Downtown Miami. Families with little ones can ride an antique carousel

22 Jun

Celebrating Juneteenth


The upcoming celebration of Juneteenth holds profound significance as a momentous occasion in American history. On June 19th, we commemorate the emancipation of enslaved African Americans and recognize the resilience, strength, and cultural contributions of the Black community. This day serves as a poignant reminder of

19 Jun

Museum Corner: Historic Virginia Key Next Steps

We had a successful Earth Month at Historic Virginia Key Beach Park, filled with impactful initiatives and collaborations. One of the highlights was

18 Jun