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Desert Caballeros Western Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Hadn't been here for 5 years and loved it even more this time. There is a very large display of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
LovemyAcura
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Phoenix
Winderfuk

This museum was definitely not what we expected from this small town! We took the tour included... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
BryceSA
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Sun City West, Arizona
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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 1 week ago

Hadn't been here for 5 years and loved it even more this time. There is a very large display of rare Pima Indian baskets! That was my favorite part but it is all just amazing.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This museum was definitely not what we expected from this small town! We took the tour included with our admission and the docent was very knowledgeable and informative!! The artwork was more than impressive! A definite must to visit when you’re in Wickenburg!!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank BryceSA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had visited town before but didn’t get to this museum then. Had time to do so today. Well worth taking your time to view western artists including Remington and Bierstadt. Downstairs includes exhibits of living in this town from mid-1800s and on. Free audio guide....More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This museum's collections vary so all visitors can find something of interest. Downstairs is an eclectic mix of presenting the History of Wickenburg. You'll find a cool hologram in the general store. As you reenact the past, you'll pass the post office, hotel, livery stable...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Desert Caballeros Western Museum was an extraordinary experience with the arts,furnishing and things from older days.We could imagine a little how people lived in this town long time ago. The staff we met was friendly and helpful when we asked for something

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had never seen nor heard about this museum prior to researching Trip Advisor for things to do in Wickenburg. Glad I went with my instinct to include this museum on our day trip. Museum is very well done with lots of artifacts, paintings and descriptions...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I really enjoyed the art as well as the western style. our tour guide Budd was exceptional . His vast knowledge as well as his care of the museum was excellent. I spent a lot of time there and will go back as I did...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed November 5, 2018

We kind of peeked into the museum since we were running short of time, but they have a great gift shop.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Donna S
Reviewed October 24, 2018 via mobile

I am not a museum person but this museum was very well done. It should definitely be on your list of things to do in Wickenburg

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank laurien458
Reviewed October 12, 2018

I would suggest starting in the 'upper' museum. This one is the history of the town, its namesake, mines, and the area. Headsets are provided so as you walk through you are told about what you are seeing. The downstairs is setup like the old...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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artbyjoyce
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10$ ea seniors 10-5 Worth every cent
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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.
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February 3, 2015|
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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
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