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A “Sunday in September” was a day to remember as art played host to historic preservation group

Guests sipped champagne and nibbled on assorted gourmet delicacies all while experiencing the vast art collection lovingly acquired by the hosts.


Ceremony honoring Coral Gables founder was long overdue but it had perfect timing      

The date and ceremony marked three important milestones: the creation of “Founder’s Day” in Merrick’s honor; the establishment of the University of Miami by Merrick; and the commemoration of the 135th anniversary of Merrick’s birth.


The “Gables Arcadians” return home!

Most of the White Way streetlights that made up the eight mile illumination corridor were in the “Arcadian” style.

News


Tertulia 6.0 In the Woods

On Sunday, December 5th, the Historic Preservation Association of Coral Gables (HPACG) welcomed author Cesar Becerra as the speaker for the 6th installment of the Coral Gables Tertulia. Mr. Becerra spoke about The Mary Brickell and early Coral Gables story that is highlighted in “Orange Blossom 2.0,” his most recent book.  His groundbreaking research reveals that Mary Brickell […]


The Return of the Coral Gables Tertulia

ONE Weekend. TWO Events.


Important Meetings this Week! Residents Rally on Tuesday @ Noon

Major civic groups take official position requesting postponement of zoning changes affecting historic Miracle Mile & the Crafts Section


Miracle Mile can thrive if its heritage is preserved and promoted

By Dr. Karelia Martinez Carbonell, President Historic Preservation Association of Coral Gables The historic Miracle Mile has struggled with its identity since its inception. In the 1920s, City founder George Merrick established the business section of Coral Gables and planted seeds for its healthy development. In the 1940s, developers led by George Zain saw the […]


Join HPACG at its Annual Meeting Friday January 29th

The meeting will highlight 2020 accomplishments and upcoming issues in 2021.


The Peacock-Tyson residence—a time capsule of historical significance

The house is one of the earliest examples of Mediterranean Revival architecture in Coral Gables and noteworthy for its high degree of historical integrity thanks to the loving stewardship of its previous owners.

Please Email us: info@historiccoralgables.org   HPACG P.O. Box 347944 Coral Gables, FL 33234

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