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The American Museum of the Cuban Diaspora

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The American Museum of the Cuban Diaspora is a culturally specific museum of memory, dedicated to showcasing and documenting the history, culture, and contributions of the Cuban exile community through exhibitions and programming in the arts and the humanities.

The American Museum of the Cuban Diaspora’s tells the story of the Cuban Diaspora, through the eyes of its greatest artists, thinkers, and creators. These artists, born outside or exiled from Cuba, have emerged in distant landscapes, and become some of the most important artists of our time. It is in the heart of Miami, minutes from Little Havana, and aims to give this story a home away from home.

This museum is for all of us! It’s a platform for our stories, a vehicle for communicating our trials and triumphs, and the poignant message we will send to a time we’ll never see. It is a great place to visit and support when you think of doing something with family or friends. The museum is always very welcoming to newcomer’s past and present

The American Museum of the Cuban Diaspora is a nonprofit, tax-exempt organization. The museum was made possible by the 2004 Building Better Communities bond program, enacted by the citizens of Miami-Dade County, and the generous support of the Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs and the Cultural Affairs Council, the Miami-Dade County Mayor and Board of County Commissioners.

For updates on hours please check or Facebook @cubanmuseum regular admission is $12, students and senior citizens $8, children under 12 FREE.

If you have any questions, please feel free to call them at (305) 529-5400 or contact them by email at They are located at 1200 Coral Way Miami, FL 33145.

Street parking available. The American Museum of the Cuban Diaspora is located near the Vizcaya Metro Station and is easily accessed by public bus and City of Miami trolley.

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