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Cosanti Originals

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6433 E Doubletree Ranch Rd, Paradise Valley, AZ 85253-1826
+1 480-948-6145
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Magical destination

Cosanti Originals can be admired and purchased at Cosanti - a magical destination. Don't miss the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Pam531
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Paradise Valley, Arizona
Beautiful Bells

This is truly a spectacular site to see. Was lucky enough to see an interview with Paolo Soleri... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Kathleen C
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Green Cove Springs, Florida
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6433 E Doubletree Ranch Rd, Paradise Valley, AZ 85253-1826
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Cosanti Originals can be admired and purchased at Cosanti - a magical destination. Don't miss the new jewelry collection and ceramic collection, both based on original Cosanti designs along with the magnificent Cosanti bells. Check to see when tours are available and when the bronze...More

Thank Pam531
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is truly a spectacular site to see. Was lucky enough to see an interview with Paolo Soleri before he passed. His bells are on my lanai here in FL - my daughters also have a set. The MOST WONDERFUL sounding bells.(no option for when...More

Thank Kathleen C
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Reviewed April 26, 2018

My wife and I found Cosanti Originals interesting and we enjoyed walking around and seeing the unique structures designed by Paolo Soleri. We took the full tour that included seeing the craftsmen do a pour of bronze. That was was pretty neat. Larry, our guide,...More

Thank Joe I
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Reviewed April 10, 2018

We'd never heard of Paolo Soleri or Cosanti until some Phoenix friends took us there for a visit. This bizarre architectural compound is tucked away in an upscale Paradise Valley neighborhood. I don't know how the neighbors feel about this space-age structure in their midst,...More

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Reviewed March 27, 2018 via mobile

Background: Cosanti is a designated Arizona historic site, designed by world-renowned architectural innovator Paolo Soleri, featuring terraced landscaping with experimental earth-formed concrete structures. Hear the tones of bronze and ceramic wind-bells strikingly suspended amidst courtyards and visitor paths. There were workshops in progress as we...More

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Reviewed February 11, 2018

Came back here after visit about 20 years ago. Still enjoyed the unique ambiance and architecture. Really enjoy the bells/wind chimes.

Thank PanamaDon
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Reviewed October 29, 2017 via mobile

Just made it to the last hour of the annual sale! Love picking up gifts during this event; especially for our out of town guests! A must for tourists who do not have time to travel to Acrosanti!

Thank Lee P
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Reviewed September 19, 2017

The Cosanti Foundation is unique in a number of ways: the architecture, the artwork (cast bronze and ceramic bells) and the working foundry where the bells are cast. It's an interesting stop that has a great back story. Definately worth a visit!

Thank Tom O
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Reviewed September 4, 2017

If you are a fan of architecture or like green things this is the place for you! I will say the staff are friendly and the art features bells (wind chimes) that I have been purchasing for decades that are just not beautiful but also...More

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Reviewed July 30, 2017

Loved the display of the chimes all over the place. Chimes are unique and well made. Loved the display where you can see where the chimes are made in their molds. I bought a chime and it is hanging up at home now, awesome purchase...More

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Judy K
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Response from lynclarke | Reviewed this property |
Do you mean, can you walk around the display areas with your dog rather then leaving him/her in the car? Well, then I would say yes. Most of the displays are open areas and people just wander about.
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