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Shemer Art Center and Museum

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Address: 5005 E. Camelback Road, Phoenix, AZ 85018
Phone Number: 602-262-4727
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Tue - Sat 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thu 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Activities: Arts and crafts
Description: A Phoenix Point of Pride, this museum is a cultural locus, featuring local...
A Phoenix Point of Pride, this museum is a cultural locus, featuring local artisans and offering its own arts and crafts workshops.
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We went for the Micro Dwell exhibit 2015. We really enjoyed that particular exhibit and found it interesting. We did catch some of the sculptures they had in the garden at the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 1, 2015
Claire G
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Phoenix, Arizona
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Phoenix, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

We went for the Micro Dwell exhibit 2015. We really enjoyed that particular exhibit and found it interesting. We did catch some of the sculptures they had in the garden at the entrance but apart from those and the MicroDwell exhibit we didn't really see much other art. The museum itself was really small. It was easy to get to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

We really enjoyed touring the wide range of little houses that are displayed to demonstrate sustainable living. It is amazing to see spaces as small as 64 sq. Ft. that includes everything that one needs.There is one partially completed house that i being built out of Styrofoam, another that looks like a tent and yet another that is on wheels... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We did not love the art at the Shemer Art Center, but we found the micro dwelling exhibit fascinating. There were several examples of different types of very tiny dwelling and we enjoyed seeing how one could maximize the living space in them.

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Phoenix, Arizona, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

My husband and I attended the Micro Dwell 2014 event at the Shemer Art Center in Phoenix in the Arcadia neighborhood. Even though we had our young daughter and a large stroller, we were welcome at the facility. The staff was friendly and helpful and seemed very proud to be working or volunteering at the event. After viewing the innovative... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014

I recently took a metal and enamel class here with Larry as the instructor. The class was great, as well as the instruction. The grounds and historic home are beautifully located at the foot of nearby mountain ranges. I would recommend a class or at least a visit to anyone interested in the arts.

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Additional Information about Shemer Art Center and Museum

Address: 5005 E. Camelback Road, Phoenix, AZ 85018
Phone Number: 602-262-4727
Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Phoenix
Open Hours:
Tuesday 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 3:00 pm  6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

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