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Phoenix Art Museum

1625 N Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85004-1685
+1 602-257-1222
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Relaxing Sunday Afternoon at the Museum

With Phoenix outside temperatures hitting 104• this was a cool way to get our culture on while... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Swede55
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Albuquerque
via mobile
Loved the museum - one employee less than friendly

Loved the Samurai exhibition. It was amazing to be able to get close to the exhibits and enjoy the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
LovemyAcura
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Phoenix
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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: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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1625 N Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85004-1685
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

With Phoenix outside temperatures hitting 104• this was a cool way to get our culture on while staying cool. My daughter especially liked the layout of the museum with multi levels it was easy to get around. $18 each to get in. Restaurant is quite...More

Thank Swede55
Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved the Samurai exhibition. It was amazing to be able to get close to the exhibits and enjoy the detail of the fabric. Beautiful exhibit but one problem -not enough places to sit. Ridiculously small area for movie. What few seats there were, were taken...More

Thank LovemyAcura
Reviewed 1 week ago

Tired of the heat? Then spend a day at the Art Museum and enjoy a meal or a snack at the restaurant. Wear you walking shoes and enjoy the coolness of the building and the beautiful art around the world. Some of the artists are...More

Thank Dianne W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Depending on the time and the season, you can get a table by the window at Pallette, which makes you feel like you're eating outside. The food is good, with some unusual (but yummy) choices and some familiar dishes. For a taste of the southwest,...More

Thank Karen S. C
Reviewed 1 week ago

A great place to visit especially in the summer when the crowds are less and the temperature is more!

Thank John O
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Phoenix Art Museum is a delightful place to get out of the heat and sun and enjoy inspiring art. The keep the exhibits fresh and diverse so multiple visits in not a out of the norm. There Phoenix Theater is there and a great...More

Thank MaryAnn G
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's been decades since we were last here and were reminded why we need to come more often. The exhibits were well displayed and the short films were very informative. The additional exhibit of Frida Kahlo & Diego Rivera were exceptional.

Thank AzNodaker
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Expecting to be whowed by art isn't exactly a pipe dream for visiting an art museum. We went there to see the samuari exibit, which was interesting. The remainder of the museum was divoid of art. No masters, nothing in the talanted local artist genre....More

Thank georgesZ7944BD
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went with 4 youth from church. We had an awesome time. Admission was free because it was a Wednesday. Very entertaining and overall it was a great learning experience for all of us.

Thank Avolarahora
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I took a friend to see the Samurai exhibit which I had already seen(3 times). It is a most comprehensive and exciting show. The armor was amazing and you see something new each time. My friend was impressed. Since she had not been to the...More

Thank Carol B
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BhayB
March 1, 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
April 20, 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
April 14, 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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