Arizona Historical Society/AZ Heritage Center at Papago Park

1300 N. College Ave.
Tempe, AZ 85281- Map It
(480) 929-9499

AAA Editor Notes

Arizona Historical Society/AZ Heritage Center at Papago Park, 1300 N. College Ave., explores the history of 20th- and 21st-century Arizona through interactive exhibits for children and adults. Exhibits range from early settlements to World War II and the post-war growth of a thriving desert metropolis. Other exhibits include Arizona history-makers such as Sandra Day O'Connor and Barry Goldwater, and a natural history exhibit of gems and minerals. Educational programs are offered throughout the year. Picnicking is permitted.
$12; $10 (ages 65+); $8 (ages 7-17). Prices may vary; phone ahead.
Hours: Museum Tues.-Sat. 10-4, Sun. noon-4. Closed major holidays.