Matheson Hammock Park
Beautiful place to go, driving or biking, or running. Beach, Atoll, learn kite surf, paddle, or canoe.
Man-made beach in Coral Gables. Music videos have been filmed here. Also has a park and Marina before the beach.
Marina & beach park. Tidal pool by the bay-perfect for little people to swim in.
Matheson Hammock Park is a 630 acres urban park in metropolitan Miami at 9610 Old Cutler Road, just south of Coral Gables, Florida. The park surrounds the north and western ends of Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden.
“The Deering Estate preserves the 1920s era Miami estate of Charles Deering, Chicago industrialist, early preservationist, environmentalist, art collector, philanthropist and first chairman of the International Harvester Company. Nestled along the coast in South Dade, the Deering Estate is a cultural asset and historic site listed on the National Register of Historic Places. As a 21st Century museum destination for tourists and local residents, a variety of signature events, programs, tours and classes are offered throughout the year.”
“It's located at the Falls Mall, where there are plenty of restaurants in a nice Japanese Style walkway.”
“Surround by lush tropical foliage and waterfalls, The Falls is a shopping, dining and entertainment destination for families in South Florida”
“ Wonderful views of Biscayne Bay. Thalatta is a bayside estate wedding venue, open the public during certain times. Great to visit and imagine living on the long lush lawn leading to the bay.”
“Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden is among the world's best tropical botanic gardens. You will find internationally renowned collections of cycads, flowering trees, tropical fruits, vines, aroids and endangered species, which provide a living laboratory for scientists, and the opportunity of discovery for everyone. In addition, Fairchild has the largest palm collection in the U.S. and is also the keeper of the National Palm Collection as designated by the American Public Gardens Associations. With its beautiful paths, vistas and outstanding horticultural displays, Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden provides every visitor with an unforgettable experience.”