Date: February 02, 2013 to February 03, 2013
Where: HistoryMiami, 101 West Flagler Street, Miami, Florida, United States, 33130
Event Type: Festivals & Fairs
Ticket Price: N/A
Celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Miami International Map Fair. The largest map fair in the world! This annual event showcases antique maps, rare books, panoramas and atlases from around the world. Peruse and purchase antique maps from some of the finest map dealers in the world. Learn about cartography through a series of lectures by experts in the field and enjoy special events held throughout the weekend. In 2013, the Miami International Map Fair is pleased to be part of Viva Florida 500, a statewide initiative to commemorate a significant milestone in our state's history - the 500th anniversary of the arrival of Juan Ponce de Le?n to La Florida in 1513. Select lectures offered during Map Fair weekend will explore Florida's rich history and diverse cultural heritage.