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Mesa Historical Museum

Closed Now: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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Great look at dinosaurs and prehistoric creatures. Well worth the entry fee. Plan to spend a... read more

Reviewed February 18, 2017
KimC2463
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very nice

I thought it was interesting and they did a good job of displaying the items I would go back and... read more

Reviewed December 31, 2015
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Mar 4, 2019
“Great collection of Native American history.”
Sep 22, 2018
“Don't waste your time”
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The museum's permanent exhibit showcases the history of Mesa, Arizona. Rotating temporary exhibits have treated the history of the Wallace and Ladmo Show, historic streetscapes around the state, the history of Spring Training, and more.
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2345 N Horne, Mesa, AZ 85203-1823
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Reviewed March 4, 2019

The collection is amazing! You will need to spend hours and hours to take in everything. Don't miss a live event if you're in town.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed September 22, 2018 via mobile

Small. The only worker there was bored and knew very little about the area. Definitely not a resource. The museum itself was very small and boring with a few displays about Mesa but no real content. One of the most boring museums we've ever visited....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed February 19, 2018

My GPS gave me this one to go to but when I got there it was closed. I was not even exactly which door to go in as there is a fence around it. Call before going to be sure it is even still operating....More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed February 18, 2017 via mobile

Great look at dinosaurs and prehistoric creatures. Well worth the entry fee. Plan to spend a couple of hours taking in the exhibit

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank KimC2463
Reviewed January 21, 2017

Quote from Wikipedia:"The Mesa Historical Museum is a historical museum in Mesa, Arizona, United States. It was opened in 1987 by the Mesa Historical Society to preserve the history of Mesa, Arizona. The museum's exhibits include a comprehensive history of Mesa, a replica of an...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank petee462
Reviewed November 3, 2016

I went here with low expectations, and I was blown away with how much fun I had! It was really awesome. I brought my 5 year old, and we had a BLAST. I really recommend this for any family.

Date of experience: February 2016
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Reviewed December 31, 2015

I thought it was interesting and they did a good job of displaying the items I would go back and spend an afternoon there again

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank Frank M
Reviewed August 20, 2015

I went with a 3rd grade class then 2 weeks later took my 18 year old son. We had so much fun, I can not wait to go again. It was exciting, educational and worth the time and reasonable admission price. So much to do,...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank DynamiteHoney
Reviewed August 14, 2015

This museum is wonderful. The dinosurs are spectular. There is so much to see. It is a lot of fun and a chance to get out of the heat. A great place to spend the afternoon with or without children. Have Fun

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank ROSALIE F
Reviewed July 8, 2015

It was a little pricey, but my niece LOVED the animatronic dinosaurs. They are a few skeletons and hands on areas as well. Of least interest to a 4 year old is the anthropological exhibits of the native Arizonans.

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank azdemocrat
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