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Desert Caballeros Western Museum

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Lots of stuff to look at.

More to look at and enjoy than you'd think. Lots of art, western artifacts and such. Stop in and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Las Vegas, Nevada
Hidden Gem

This is an excellent museum of Western artifacts and arts not to be missed. Excellent interpretive... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Holt, Michigan, United States
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This summer escape the heat while embarking on genuine adventure at Desert Caballeros Western Museum! DCWM’s world renowned collection of Western fine art, historic exhibits and engaging education programs highlight the cultural legacy of the...more
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21 N Frontier St, Wickenburg, AZ 85390-3431
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Reviewed 2 days ago

More to look at and enjoy than you'd think. Lots of art, western artifacts and such. Stop in and enjoy. A pleasant surprise in a small town that we normally just drive through.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank pspoker
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an excellent museum of Western artifacts and arts not to be missed. Excellent interpretive and history exhibits, and very beautiful art, well laid out. A great feature is the audio tour (at no additonal charge), which comes on automatically as one stands in...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank RaeGeorge
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have driven through Wickenburg many times on my way to Las Vegas. But today, we took the 1 hour drive just to see this museum. It has many contemporary western art paintings, which are nicely done. There are a number of bronzes and many...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Mary W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Do not let this opportunity pass you by. World class collections of Western art and artifacts. This museum does not just tell the history about Wickenburg but also has Beautifully curated and displayed art exhibits that tell the story of the West. Art collections that...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Kenneth L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our first time to this Museum and what a treasure in this small town. There was a Native blanket special exhibit and many mixed Western Art pieces like baskets, pottery, & clothing in the 2nd bldg. But the Remington Bronzes and painting dominate...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank MrSmitcher
Reviewed February 12, 2019

Unfortunately, we didn't provide enough time to fully appreciate the Museum's art and artifact collection. This is a very professional museum with collections and contributions that are unique. We didn't get to spend nearly enough time with the bronze sculptures, related artwork, displays of saddles,...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Terry D
Reviewed February 11, 2019

If western art, culture and history are important to you (more so than touristy shops), this is a must stop in Wickenburg. It is worth a day trip from the Phoenix area. This is a serious museum that features permanent exhibits as well as a...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Parrot434
Reviewed February 11, 2019

This museum is a "must visit" one. My husband and I recently moved to Wickenburg and were urged to visit the museum. WOW is the best word to describe it. The museum is well laid out, with wonderful art - including an impressive permanent exhibit...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank lizzieber
Reviewed January 14, 2019

Top notch art and artifacts from the Old West. Plan on spending 3-4 hours. Oil paintings, bronze sculptures, guns, ceramics, clothing, etc. The docents were very informative/

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed December 22, 2018

If you go to Wickenburg, AZ and do not visit this museum, you are missing a true treasure of Western history and artifacts. It features some of the finest native American rugs and basket work I have ever seen. Also, fire arms and gems. The...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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April 1, 2017|
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Response from Gordy197 | Reviewed this property |
10$ ea seniors 10-5 Worth every cent
February 3, 2015|
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Response from 943RickR | Reviewed this property |
They do have facilities for wheelchair bound attendees. They do have an elevator so from that point, I guess they do "have" wheelchairs, if that was the purpose of the question.
February 3, 2015|
Response from Jennie Z | Reviewed this property |
One wheelchair is available at the Main Entrance on Frontier St. The Museum now has two buildings. There are two levels of the Main Museum Bldg. but an elevator will allow the wheelchair to go to the lower level which... More