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Heard Museum

2301 N Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85004-1323
+1 602-252-8848
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We spent several hours thoroughly enjoying this native american museum. The history that sadly many... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Jody A
Camp Hill, Pennsylvania, United States
Frida Cahlo Exhibit was amazing!

The Heard Museum is one of my favorites in Phoenix. I always take our out of town visitors there... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Robin M
Phoenix, Arizona
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The foremost showcase of Native American art and culture in the U.S., the Heard Museum reveals the cultures of tribes in the region through exhibits, demonstrations and live performances and displays the work of contemporary Native American artists. Artists demonstrate their work during the week and musicians perform on most weekends.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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2301 N Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85004-1323
+1 602-252-8848
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Reviewed yesterday

We spent several hours thoroughly enjoying this native american museum. The history that sadly many of us don't know enough about was enlightening. The displays are absolutely beautiful and there is so much to learn. We were so happy that we took the time to...More

Thank Jody A
Reviewed yesterday

The Heard Museum is one of my favorites in Phoenix. I always take our out of town visitors there. But, the recent Frida Cahlo exhibit was especially good. The paintings and photographs were amazing, but I also really liked the fashion exhibits showing traditional Mexican...More

Thank Robin M
Reviewed 4 days ago

The diversity of the collections, the bright and un-dusty and well-interpreted way they are presented, the mixture of old pieces and new art, and the docent Zorra--made an especially good visit. Good cafe, good restaurant, great setting. Among the deepest looks into indigenous cultures of...More

Thank David T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wasn’t sure when we went if we’d find this very Interesting but it was However going on the guided tour was a must unless you already know the history of the Arizona Indians

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I wish I had more time for this place. I was just not informed well how much there is to visit in Phoenix and how interesting this museum will be.

Thank Anna G
Reviewed 1 week ago

My visit here was on a double date for First Friday during the Frida Kahlo & Diego Rivera exhibit. On First Fridays, the museum is free in the evening, so we only needed to pay for the special exhibit. In addition to all of the...More

Thank Allison D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Large collection of native american artifacts, pottery, etc., including collection of Barry Goldwater

Thank TravelingAttys
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had free guided tour with family and other people. The old guide was good at explaining ancient history of Indian. There’s two stories so don’t forget to go upstairs to see paintings of Indian story. I also recommend to walk around museum or sit...More

Thank JohnJJung
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Herd Museum is in the heart of Phoenix. Good, free parking on the grounds & an extra lot very close by. The menu Native American Tribes in AZ are tastefully displayed, covering many aspects of life. He special exhibits are varied & interesting. The...More

Thank elainecW8461UF
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This museum has a very lovely collection of Native arts and crafts, but it was rather small. Possibly not worth the $20 admission fee.

Thank Judy K
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31 July 2017|
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Response from JTokar | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there are lockers with security.
Asma Y
8 March 2017|
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Response from Les J | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the first Friday after February are free to MEMBERS. THE key to you must be a member of the Heard Museum Society to become eligible for the free Friday night offer.
3 March 2017|
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Response from Joy F | Reviewed this property |
Yes, this is appropriate for 3rd grade boys. I was a docent at the Heard Museum and it's completely appropriate for them. We have groups with even younger children. There is "fast food" close by. Many groups choose to... More