Public Guided Tours
Main House Tours
Vizcaya offers guided tours of the first floor of the Main House and gardens. Guided tours are interactive, discussion based, and last 45 minutes. Tickets are available for purchase onsite only. Daily tour times are: 10:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 1:30 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. in the Main House. In addition, we offer general tours of the Main House in Spanish on Saturdays and Sundays at 2 p.m. All tours are subject to Volunteer Guide availability.
Cost: $5 per person
Discover Vizcaya Audio Tour
Vizcaya offers a 90-minute audio tour, available in English, Spanish, French, Portuguese and Haitian Creole. The audio tour allows you to choose your personal tour path and areas of interest related to both floors of the Main House as well as the gardens. Available for purchase onsite only.
Cost: $5 per person
Sample the audio tour
Join our expert guides on a 45 min. walk through Vizcaya’s gardens, exploring everything from their design and composition to the exotic plants and animals they host. Taking place November through April, these interactive tours take place on Wednesday and Fridays at 2:00 p.m. and Saturdays and Sundays at 10:30 a.m.
Cost: $5 per person.
Vizcaya Village Tour
This tour provides a general introduction and overview to the Vizcaya Village, including the history of the buildings as well as staff life 100 years ago. The tour will also introduce exciting plans for Vizcaya’s future to restore the Village as an educational resource for our community and to reunite the Village with the rest of the property. Village tours take place on the second Saturday of the month and start at noon. Tickets are $5.
Reserved Group Tours/Visits
Adult and College or University Groups may make advance reservations for a Group Tour of the first floor of the Main House and/or the gardens. These groups may opt to reserve a self-guided Group Visit of the Main House and/or gardens if they do not wish to have a Group Tour experience. For more information on reserved tours, visit the Adult Tours or College/University Groups page.
The Vizcaya Café and Shop is temporarily closed for repairs following Hurricane Irma, but continues to serve a limited menu of grab-and-go sandwiches and cold bottle beverages from the café tent in the café courtyard. To make arrangements for group meals for 10 or more guests, contact Paula Gooden at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 305-856-8189.
Guidebooks in English are available for purchase at the Ticket Booth for $3.