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Pioneer Arizona Living History Museum

3901 W Pioneer Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85086-7020
+1 602-465-4052
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Telephone Museum was fascinating!

Main museum was closed due to rain (!) when we got there, which was a bit surprising as it had only... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Susie M
Pioneer museum

It was a good couple hours. I have always wanted to stop. We were disappointed the telephone... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Guides in period costume show guests through an authentic turn-of-the-century Arizona village.
  • Excellent23%
  • Very good44%
  • Average17%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
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3901 W Pioneer Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85086-7020
+1 602-465-4052
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Main museum was closed due to rain (!) when we got there, which was a bit surprising as it had only sprinkled that morning. I had been looking forward to seeing it (I love pioneer history) and was pretty disappointed, but as we headed back...More

Thank Susie M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was a good couple hours. I have always wanted to stop. We were disappointed the telephone museum was not open.

Thank ElayneClarkdale
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a chance to see some real homes/businesses from around the Phoenix area. Seeing the accommodations the settlers endured brings home how lucky we are to live with today's comforts. The buildings are set wide apart so you have a nice walk to visit...More

Thank Phil R
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

The idea behind the park is really cool and affords a step back in history. The only downside is it could have taken a couple more steps. The price to get into the museum is pretty cheap. I would have been willing to pay a...More

1  Thank MFMetzger
Reviewed 14 November 2017

We love places like this, and the museum is well set out and spaced out. We very much enjoyed the visit, and would have no hesitation in recommending it to anyone, but please fix the drinking fountains dotted around the park! It was a very...More

Thank Uxbridge
Reviewed 2 October 2017

The place is advertized to have several buildings and exhibits of pioneer life. There were also suppose to be gunfights. I went to the museum on Friday morning September the 8th. expecting to see docents demonstrating.demonstrating how the pioneers lived. There were no docents just...More

2  Thank williamgV9401QO
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Bearing in mind that in the USA you are charged to walk a trail! This village is a collection of reconstructed buildings from all over Arizona. Extremely interesting insight in to the past. Plenty to see it takes about two hours to see it all....More

Thank Stumblebum47
Reviewed 5 June 2017

This is an amazing replica of what would have been a pioneers town - pretty little town in the middle of the desert by a small mountain side . Needs a bit more maintenance and keep places nice at all times . It's fun to...More

Thank mujercitass
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

We visited about midday, in mid-May. The bus loads of school kids were getting ready to leave. I think we were the only other visitors. After paying for our admission, we walked the entire pathway. Most buildings were open but with a gate closed and...More

3  Thank 2nurses2
Reviewed 11 May 2017

We had a nice trip planed for this morning to revisit this unique attraction, only to find that they wanted to charge us a "photography" fee of $25.00 on top the regular admissions fee. They said it was a new decision of the board to...More

7  Thank Jan C
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Eileen D
3 February 2016|
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Response from Dana C | Reviewed this property |
Yes - its about $8 or $9 bucks - Senior discounts etc available.