Step back in time to the Roaring Twenties when visiting the Coral Gables Merrick House, which is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. 14 rooms are included in a 50-minute docent-guided tour. Roam the grounds to see the historic grotto filled with koi, the heritage garden, and the lily pond. The expansive wraparound porch overlooks the gardens.
Inside this charming home, view original family furnishings, period architectural details, and artwork created by family members. Hear the fascinating story of the Merrick family's rise to become millionaires and learn about George Merrick who was a poet, farmer, and founder of the City Beautiful Coral Gables. George's poetry book, garden books, and note cards are available for purchase after your 50-minute tour.