Guided Tours of the historic houses and protected natural areas are included with the purchase of admission. Deering Education and Interpretive Staff will walk visitors through the history of the Estate, its trove of ecosystem resources, and the roles each played in the settlement of Miami Dade County.
Daily Guided Tours: Monday - Sunday
House Tours: 10:30am, 3:00pm
Natural Areas Tours: 12:30pm, October-May
Seasonal Guided Tours: Weekends, October-May
Dates and times vary
Summer Butterfly Walks: June - September
The Deering Estate at Cutler is home to several rarely seen species of butterflies. Guided butterfly walks will be offered following Saturdays: June 27, July 25, August 22 & September 26, 2015 from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm.
Guests will walk with a Deering Estate naturalist through various habitats in search of Dina Yellow, Dingy Purplewing, and Atala butterflies, as well as others of the nearly 40 species that are onsite.
The butterfly walks are free with regular Estate admission: $12 for adults, $7 for children (ages 4-14), and free for Deering Estate Foundation Members.