Please note that the Museum of Art and Design and MDC Special Collections are currently closed while the Freedom Tower undergoes renovations.
The Museum of Art and Design at Miami Dade College and MDC Special Collections are currently closed while the Freedom Tower undergoes necessary renovations. MOAD will continue in its mission as a Museum Without Boundaries, presenting offsite programming across the city. GOGO MOAD, our free children’s education program on the move will pop up at locations throughout Miami. And join us this fall as we launch the first events in the multiyear initiative Miami Reimagined, which explores both possible and impossible futures for our city. Stay tuned!
Acknowledged as one of the best art museums to visit in Miami, the Museum of Art and Design (MOAD) at Miami Dade College is located in the National Historic Landmark Freedom Tower in Downtown Miami. MOAD offers groundbreaking exhibitions and programs that aim to foster a reimagined Miami. As the flagship museum of Miami Dade College, MOAD follows the College’s lead in operating across Miami with its Museum Without Boundaries initiative, which takes place in city neighborhoods and invites everyone to be a part of the conversation.
MOAD participates in Miami-Dade County’s Golden Ticket program, providing free tickets to the arts for Miami-Dade County senior residents, age 62 and older. To see the array of free cultural offerings, obtain a copy of the Golden Ticket Arts Guide by calling (305) 499-8755 or visiting the Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs website.
MOAD participates in the Institute of Museum and Library Services’ program Museums for All and offers free admission to those receiving food assistance (SNAP benefits). Simply present your SNAP EBT (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Electronic Benefit Transfer) card and a valid form of photo ID at the admissions desk.
MOAD is located at MDC’s Wolfson Campus in downtown Miami, inside the historic Freedom Tower at 600 Biscayne Boulevard, across from the FTX Arena (formerly the American Airlines Arena).
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Museum of Art and Design
Miami Dade College
600 Biscayne Boulevard, Second Floor
Miami, FL 33132
Visitors to MOAD may park for free in the MDC garage at 500 NE Second Avenue, between NE Fifth and NE Sixth Streets (designated Building 7 on MDC's Wolfson Campus parking map). In addition, there are more than a dozen public parking lots around the Museum. Visit Miami Parking Authority to find parking lot addresses, hours, and rates. Special event parking is occasionally available; for inquiries, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Miami-Dade Metromover’s Freedom Tower station is behind the Freedom Tower on the corner of Northeast Second Avenue and Northeast Sixth Street. Visit Miami-Dade Transit's Metromover page for a map and more information.
Several bus routes provide service to the museum. Visit Miami-Dade Transit's Metrobus page to view bus schedules, connections, and transit .
The Miami Trolley route offers a nearby stop on Biscayne Boulevard at Northeast Sixth Street. Visit Miami Trolley for a full list of route maps and information.