Calendar Of Events Museums
Written by Miami Today on September 30, 2004
MAPS AND PRINTS
The Historical Museum of Southern Florida presents the exhibit of antique Haitian maps and prints from the 18th and 19th century from the collection of Edouard Duval-Carrie. Through Jan. 23 at 101 W Flagler St., Miami. Details: (305) 375-1492or www.historical-museum.org.
MIAMI MUSEUM OF SCIENCE
The first Friday of each month, a night of music, laser-light dynamics, star shows, planetarium shows, workshops and observatory viewing in a fun, educational evening created for the family. 7-10:30 p.m. at 3280 S. Miami Ave., Miami. $6-$10. Details: (305) 646-4420 or www.miamisci.org.
The Bass Museum will present a grouping of 83 works of art to celebrate the Art Deco style of domestic interiors from the 1920′s and 1930′s in Paris. Through Jan. 23 at The Bass Museum, 2121 Park Ave., Miami Beach. $4-$6. Details: (305) 673-7530 or www.bassmuseum.org.
The Institute of Maya Studies, a non-profit organization that seeks to educate the public about the pre-Columbian cultures of the Americas, is holding a series of programs that teach participants about the ancient Maya from their scientific achievements to their historic cities. 8 p.m. Wednesdays through October at the Miami Museum of Science, 3280 S Miami Ave., Miami. $6. Details: (305) 235-1192 or www.mayastudies.org.
THE FLORIDA HOME
The Historical Museum of Southern Florida presents Modern Living: 1945-1965, showcasing domestic architecture in Florida in the Post-World War II period. The exhibit explores home design developments, changes in architectural styles and the effects of a subtropical environment as well as popular culture on construction of Florida homes. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays; noon-5 p.m. Sundays at 101 W Flagler St., Miami. $2-$5. Details: (305) 375-1492.