Phoenix Art Museum, Phoenix

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A premier institution of visual arts, Phoenix Art Museum is known worldwide for alternative exhibits like live performances and independent art films. These visiting exhibits run alongside the museum's permanent collection, which includes over 17,000 pieces of American, Asian, European, Latin American, Western American, modern, and contemporary art. Works by artists like Picasso, Monet, and Henri hang here. The museum is kid-friendly, offering a scavenger hunt as a way to guide your family through the museum. The interactive PhxArtKids Gallery features hands-on activities to encourage children to be excited about and engage with art. Before you visit Phoenix, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.
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  • My friends and I went to the Phoenix art museum on a Saturday. Around noon, it was pretty quite. Parking was easy and available. It’s a large 3 story museum. Fashion collection exhibition was...  more »
  • We had gone to go see the Ansel Adams exhibit. I had never heard of him, but just reading about him and seeing his work, just utterly amazed me. What the man accomplished before the age of...  more »
  • Beautiful permanent and rotating collections. There is a wide variety of art to see, so anyone can find something that interests them. The staff is friendly and the place is very clean and well maintained. The garden is a pretty spot to spend some time, too.
  • Great exhibitions which are really varied so something for everyone, and something new/different for everyone. Loved the mirror room. A special thank you to all the staff, ESPECIALLY Richard the volunteer at the front door who was so pleasant and took his time to greet and be interested in every customer. A* service I hope he receives my thanks and he receives positive feedback and a thumbs up!

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