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Phoenix Art Museum

1625 N Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85004-1685
+1 602-257-1222
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WOW! Large Museum

My friend and I visited today, and wow! It was free to enter today, which is why we went. What a... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Andrea I
Enjoyable

Phoenix Art Museum has a commendable collection of art spanning antiquity to modern stuff... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Fr B
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One of the largest art museums in the Southwest, the museum houses a permanent collection of some 16,000 works of art spanning the centuries and also includes a popular miniatures collection and a "Please Touch" children's gallery.
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
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1625 N Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85004-1685
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Reviewed 4 days ago

My friend and I visited today, and wow! It was free to enter today, which is why we went. What a huge museum, with so many interesting exhibits! We thoroughly enjoyed the "hot mess" exhibit, as well as their collection on Tibet.

Thank Andrea I
Reviewed 1 week ago

Phoenix Art Museum has a commendable collection of art spanning antiquity to modern stuff. Recommended.

Thank Fr B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The size and variety at this Museum made for a perfect afternoon. It was small enough that I never hit saturation in any one exhibit or gallery and large enough that they had an extremely diverse collection. There are lots of Calders, a Monet that...More

Thank caroltravels
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We love the exhibit, my 12 year old can't wait to go. So many different exhibits, and they change, but some do stay in house. There's art to appreciate, and exhibits that you can take part in, it's wonderful.

Thank Theresa R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Now one of my most favorite. It is expansive so plenty of space to wander get up front without bumping up against other visitors. “Guards so prominent in other museums wear black tee shirts some in English some in Spanish stating “How can I Help”...More

Thank Margaret W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While the museum is impressive in size, there are really not a lot of art work. Comparing with many museums on the east, it is jarring to see one painting on a whole wall. It has focus on modern and contemporary art, and it has...More

Thank SandyWang
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I always have a great time when I go. I really want to go more frequently. I took my adult son to the Samurai Armor exhibit this summer and we both loved it.

Thank Laurie I
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There's something for everyone at this art museum - contemporary, classic, old masters, up-and-comers, paintings, sculpture, and even experiential exhibits. The gift shop is superb and the restaurant is completely lovely.

Thank katherinepV5768HZ
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We attended a holiday party there - and it's just a beautiful venue. The wall of butterflies is just breathtaking! Excellent space

Thank HappyMom77
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place to see many different things that are fun ,exciting and nice as well things to catch your eye and the gift shop has cool things to buy as well.So many

Thank 120jackh
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BhayB
1 March 2017|
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Response from cdz373 | Reviewed this property |
"You who are being obliterated in the flying swarm of Fireflies" is located in the South Wing on the top floor (technically the second but there is a mezzanine between the first and second floors). It is a wonderful... More
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lifeisverygood2
20 April 2016|
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Response from br0za1205 | Reviewed this property |
Agree. I have only eaten there once but great all around. Great food, service, atmosphere.
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Snowtraveler
14 April 2016|
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Response from SKnBK | Reviewed this property |
Its about 15-20 minutes... less if you go outside of rush hour :) The Museum is along the light rail also a great option.
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