We are a Blue Star Museum

The Curtiss Mansion is proud to be a Blue Star facility again this year! Through this program, we are one of more than 2,000 museums across America to offer free admission to the nation’s active duty military personnel and their families each summer. It is a small way to show our appreciation, and…

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Newsletter February/March 2019

Volume XIII | February – March 2019 News & Updates Hello Curtiss Mansion Friends: Please help me in sending positive vibes and prayers to our caretaker, Spiro Armenis, who is overcoming a serious health scare. He is the glue that holds all of us together here at The Mansion. Spiro – we love…

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Camp Invention

One week left to use our discount code! Use promo code INNOVATE25 for $25 off before March 22nd! Go to invent.org/camp to register now. Camp Invention is a nationally acclaimed summer program for students entering grades K-6 where STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) concepts come to life. Student have the opportunity to become innovators…

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Picture Story by Dr. Paul George

The Biscayne Times published two great columns by Dr. Paul George on the life and work of Glenn Curtiss and the development of South Florida. Please take the time to enjoy both columns: Part 1: A Pioneer Worthy of Aviator License No. 1 Part 2: Aviation Pioneer Glenn Curtiss

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Newsletter January/February 2019

Volume XII | January – February 2019 News & Updates Love is in the air … Hello CMI Friends: Here’s hoping everyone had a lovely Valentine’s Day. Please see below our most recent and upcoming activities, awards, pubic speakers, our Curtiss Explorers Essay Contest specifications and the ever popular Camp Invention registration! Our…

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Namath and the Curtiss Mansion – Super Bowl history

The man who turned sports into a spectacle was a visitor of the Mansion, where 3 days before the big game, Joe Namath made his famous prediction that the Jets would beat the Colts in Super Bowl III and the rest is – as most of what happened in the Curtiss Mansion –…

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Newsletter December Updates and Events

Volume XI | December 2018 News & Updates FROM THE ENTIRE TEAM HERE AT THE CURTISS MANSION HAVE A JOYOUS HOLIDAY AND A VERY HAPPY NEW YEAR Visit our website Recaps and Announcements Decorating the Curtiss Mansion Tree! Thanks to Marilyn Newton, Buzz and Kathy Fleischman, Nikki Jester, Joan Cavalier, Spiro Armenis, Roy…

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Gift Shop

Lena's gift shop at the Currtiss Mansion

Our new Gift shop is going through a soft opening now – we have named it after Glenn Curtiss’ wife, Lena. Some of the items featured in Lena’s shop are local jewelry, specialty soaps, candles and aviation memorabilia. This is a work in progress so it will be growing. If anyone is interested…

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