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Phippen Museum

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Address: 4701 Highway 89 North, Prescott, AZ 86301
Phone Number: +1 928-778-1385
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Fine arts museum that features exhibits and educational programs related to...

Fine arts museum that features exhibits and educational programs related to the American West.

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A group tour of the Phippen Museum

I was part of a group who visited Phippen Museum, we were all very impressed with the exhibits. It was worth the trip. Thanks to all the fine people who run this museum.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Ruth T
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Dewey, Arizona
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Dewey, Arizona
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24 reviews
9 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I was part of a group who visited Phippen Museum, we were all very impressed with the exhibits. It was worth the trip. Thanks to all the fine people who run this museum.

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Thank Ruth T
Claremont, California, United States
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35 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you love American art and history, this is a place you will want to visit often. They have very special permanent and loaned exhibits.

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Thank Sheila J
Arizona
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29 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

The Phippen is a fine museum and well worth a stop just outside of Prescott on #89. It's even open - with reduced hours - on Sundays. Allow at least an hour's visit and don't miss the small but well stocked Museum shop.

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Thank CoTyee
Prescott, Arizona
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8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

A pleasant find north of Prescott, this museum is approached by way of scenic lakes and rugged rock formations. Well worth the trip out of town, this facility has several permanent exhibits, including a working chuck wagon display with ranch implements and historic firearms. Paintings by George Phippin, an accomplished western/ cowboy artist are featured as well as a varied... More 

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Thank David C
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53 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016 via mobile

Our tour of the museum was suggested by a family member. It is a small museum with a focus on local western history. There is a good presentation of western bronzes and paintings by Arizona artists, some items listed for sale. Good clean bathrooms and convenient parking.

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Thank mike22207
Prescott, Arizona
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54 reviews
19 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2016

This has beautiful art and shows a lot of what Prescott, Arizona and the Southwest is all about. The level of art is exquisite. Just stop in and enjoy a nice atmosphere , with beautiful art all around. There is a easy hiking Trail just at the parking lot...go for a hike after enjoying the art!!.

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Thank jmarkey11
Prescott, Arizona
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19 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2016

Everyone should drop by the Phippin once in awhile because this wonderful local museum grows and changes. The curators have provided visitors to a visual cornucopia of western arts - organized with a professional detail. If your interests lean toward the arts the Phippen Museum won't disappoint.

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Thank cruella123
Tempe, Arizona, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2016

If you like "Cowboys and Indians" from the American West you will enjoy the Phippen Museum. The facilities house paintings, sculptures and displays celebrating the era. In the basement is a lecture hall where educational talks are given. The facilities are staffed with dedicated volunteers making the visitor feel welcome and comfortable. Admission is affordable and parking is free. In... More 

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San Diego, California
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2016

We visited while in chino valley on vacation and just loved this museum! So much history about Cowboys and the old west. The paintings are stunning. We learned so much about Arizona and its rich history.

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Colville, WA
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44 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2016

Don't miss an opportunity to be part of the Old West through the many fine exhibits here. Easy to find. In the heart of downtown Prescott near the court house. Loved the stories of the sheriff's and the hangings.

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