Miami, Florida Attractions

Unusual landmarks, museums, roadside attractions, and hidden wonders in Miami and the surrounding area.

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  • Coral Castle

    Coral Castle

    Homestead, Florida

    Hand carved monument to unrequited love, built by Edward Leedskalnin for his "Sweet Sixteen."

  • Monkey Jungle

    Monkey Jungle

    Miami, Florida

    Where the humans are caged and the monkeys run wild.

  • Florida Crime Tours and Gallery

    Florida Crime Tours and Gallery

    Hollywood, Florida

    The Mob, bad cops, corrupt politicians, lynchers, Nazis, druggies, cannibals, serial killers. Florida crime!

  • Everglades Alligator Farm

    Everglades Alligator Farm

    Homestead, Florida

    The gator wrestling is good, but we were more impressed with mealtime show, when dozens of gators crawl from the swamp to feed. Open since 1982.

  • Jungle Island [formerly Parrot Jungle]

    Jungle Island [formerly Parrot Jungle]

    Miami, Florida

    Performing animal attraction that's been in the Miami area since 1936. Not your grandparents' Parrot Jungle; they've added foam dart battles, zip lines. The bird show survives in "Winged Wonders."

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