Street Address
4020 Virginia Beach Drive
Miami, FL 33149
Mailing Address
4020 Virginia Beach Drive
Miami, FL 33149
phone: 305-960-4600
fax: 305-960-4620
Office Hours
Monday - Friday9 AM - 5 PM
Park Hours
Sunrise to Sunset
$5 Per Car ( Weekends)
Gift Shop
Special Event Rental
Guy Forchion, Executive Director
phone: 305-960-4603
Kechi Okpala, Director of Special Events and Media
phone: 305-960-4618


Historic Virginia Key Beach Park, located off the Rickenbacker Causeway, is just minutes away from the Miami’s downtown financial centers, top tourist destinations, sport facilities, retail, dining and renowned educational institutions.

Enjoy the only replenished, mile-long shoreline within the City of Miami. Ride on the closest antique carousel to sparkling blue seas. Take a mini-wetland excursion on the famous ‘Biscayne Virginia Rickenbacker Central’. Revel in stunning, un-obstructive views of the Atlantic Ocean and Biscayne Bay. Picnic and mingle under one our many shaded pavilions. Explore our nature boardwalk and our coastal hammock trails. Savor nostalgic menu items at our Concession Stand.

The Virginia Key Beach Park Trust is committed to the preservation and ongoing maintenance of the barrier island’s natural eco-systems. The unique plant and endangered animal varieties that converge at Historic Virginia Key Beach Park give testament to some of the oldest surviving flora and fauna species in South Florida.

All venues at Historic Virginia Key Beach Park are available to rent for private and corporate events such as weddings, children’s parties, reunions, and organization picnics. Amenities include; a 35-acre event meadow, the Historic Dance Floor, the large, open-sided South Pavilion and two equally proportioned awning-covered shelters in the northern section of the property. Other designated facilities include the Carousel Building, housing an antique Allan Herschell reproduction, the Concession Stand, the South and North Bath Houses, interpretative nature/historical trails and the ‘Biscayne Virginia Rickenbacker Central’ miniature railroad. For more information about reserving specific venues, meeting planning, concert promotions or commercial film production at Historic Virginia Key Beach Park, please contact the Events Coordinator.

Educational Programs

Eco-History Tours, Nature Walks


Wheelchair Accessible


Gift Shop

Special Event Rental