HISTORICAL MUSEUM OF SOUTHERN FLORIDA

Folklife

Calypso: A World Music
New online exhibition

South American Music in Miami
Colombian, Venezuelan, and Peruvian Traditions

At the Crossroads
Afro-Cuban Orisha Arts in Miami

Florida Folklife
Traditional Arts in Contemporary Communities

Ethnic and Cultural Groups Living in South Florida

Tropical Traditions
Folklife in South Florida

Nicaraguan Miami

Caribbean Percussion Traditions in Miami

Discover and experience South Florida’s cultural diversity.

One of the themes around which the Historical Museum’s permanent exhibition is organized is the arrival and adaptation of people to a strange environment.

link to Florida Folklife exhibitWhen we examine the traditional arts people have brought with them to South Florida, we see that this process continues, strengthening our belief that adaptation is a central experience shared by all of us.

People from all points on the globe have come to South Florida, bringing with them the arts, crafts, stories, and foodways that contribute to the vitality of our region.

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