Phoenix Art Museum, 1625 N. Central Ave., features more than 18,000 works of American, European, Asian, Latin American, Western American and contemporary art as well as photography and fashion design. Changing exhibits may include works by such renowned artists as Pablo Picasso, Frida Kahlo, Claude Monet, Kehinde Wiley, Yayoi Kusama and Louisa McElwain. Among the highlights are photography exhibitions from the Center for Creative Photography at the University of Arizona as well as traveling national and international exhibits and the Dorrance Sculpture Garden. Families can enjoy PhxArtKids, an interactive gallery filled with hands-on exhibits. Also featured are the Thorne Miniature Rooms of historic interiors and a collection of works by Arizona artist Philip C. Curtis.
Guided tours are available. Food is available. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.