Phoenix Art Museum is the largest fine-art museum in the Southwest. Its permanent collection includes American, Asian and European masterpieces, as well as contemporary works, fashion and photography. You can wander in silence, employ an MP3 audio guide or take a docent-led tour. Start with the Western American collection, which showcases pieces by Albert Bierstadt, Frederic Remington and Ernest Blumenschein. Next, check out the striking works in the Contemporary wing and Fashion Design gallery. For a peaceful break, drop by the sculpture garden (which has WiFi) or the museum café.
- Open Hours: Wednesday from 10:00 AM to 09:00 PM, Thursday to Saturday from 10:00 AM to 05:00 PM, Sunday from 12:00 PM to 05:00 PM
Arts & Museums
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- Nearest Train: Central Avenue & McDowell Road