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Pioneer Arizona Living History Museum

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I haven't been in a while, but it is interesting

I haven't been in a few years, but the last time there were people in period costumes. Reading a... read more

Reviewed 25 November 2016
Phoenix, Arizona
Not a highlight, but entertaining stop for a couple hours

My 26 year old brother and I stopped by during the "Rebels and Redcoats" weekend in November. The... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2016
Scottsdale, Arizona
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Guides in period costume show guests through an authentic turn-of-the-century Arizona village.
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3901 W Pioneer Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85086-7020
+1 602-465-4052
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Reviewed 25 November 2016

I haven't been in a few years, but the last time there were people in period costumes. Reading a previous review of not having any actors there. It could be they might not be there during the week. It is a good location for photographing...More

Thank Yrneh1
Reviewed 7 November 2016

My 26 year old brother and I stopped by during the "Rebels and Redcoats" weekend in November. The live demos - the soldiers' tents, the gunfight, and the haywagon tour were entertaining; however, most of the sights were unstaffed and can be viewed from a...More

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Reviewed 24 September 2016

We visited hoping to learn about life in Arizona in the early years. While the building and layout provided an insight there were no staff to be found that could discuss the exhibits or demonstrate some of the exhibits. The interiors of buildings were not...More

Thank Ward409
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Internet says there are actors in period clothes, gun fights, and shows. Also states you can browse thru a period dress shop and pan for gold. Everything was closed even the restaurant. No shows, gunfights, or anyone in period clothes. The only people I saw...More

Thank Rhonda M
Reviewed 10 August 2016

I have always wanted to go back in time to a small western town. This place is tat nand more. I was amazed at all the buildings - some restored and some new additions. Each building has a story to tell. Really enjoyed it and...More

1  Thank SmokiesJunkie
Reviewed 29 July 2016

Take a step back in time in this quaint pioneer village! $9 / adult will get you through the gate where you can spend a good couple hours walking around this well thought out, interesting attraction. While some of the buildings are replicas, there are...More

Thank Firegirl509
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

We loved this museum. They have so many original buildings and they are all decorated with actual pieces from the old days. They close at 11am in the summer months due to the heat. We would have loved to get there a lot earlier so...More

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Reviewed 27 June 2016

Strolling through the Pioneer Arizona Living History Museum, you get a good glimpse back in time to the Old West. Each historic building made you imagine how the occupants lived back in those days.The good thing is you can complete your own tour iat your...More

1  Thank grmakin
Reviewed 23 June 2016

This place is not fancy but fun and best to go when it is cooler in the day. I always take out of town guests there.

Thank BigdogAZ2014
Reviewed 18 May 2016

I really like this place. I've been there a few times. Once, they had an old west show with gunslingers. You get a good glimpse of what it was like to live in an Old West town.

Thank Danny R
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Response from Phil R | Reviewed this property |
It is a small organization so I suggest calling them with this question.
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Response from Dana C | Reviewed this property |
Yes - its about $8 or $9 bucks - Senior discounts etc available.