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Heard Museum

2301 N Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85004-1323
+1 602-252-8848
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Great little museum

We have been to thus museum many times over the years and it always impresses us. The many... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Leslie2S
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The Heard Museum, A Hidden Treasure

The Heard Museum came into existence due to the generosity of the Heard family. The Heard loved... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
wjohnson4
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Phoenix, Arizona
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The foremost showcase of Native American art and culture in the U.S., the Heard Museum reveals the cultures of tribes in the region through exhibits, demonstrations and live performances and displays the work of contemporary Native American artists. Artists demonstrate their work during the week and musicians perform on most weekends.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 09:30 - 17:00
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2301 N Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85004-1323
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+1 602-252-8848
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We have been to thus museum many times over the years and it always impresses us. The many varieties of Native American cultural items and souvenir items are always wonderful to look at. The boarding school remembrance is shocking and very sad but important to...More

Thank Leslie2S
Reviewed 2 days ago

The Heard Museum came into existence due to the generosity of the Heard family. The Heard loved Native American art and were collectors of both art and history. Over the years their collection grew extensively. What started as a very large residence has grown and...More

Thank wjohnson4
Reviewed 2 days ago

What a good grasp of the Southwest this museum has. Here you will be treated to plenty of artifacts and you will learn interesting facts about the early settlers in this area and about the Indians. Plan to spend at least 3 hours.

Thank vms7410
Reviewed 2 days ago

This museum is a real gem. The recent renovations are wonderful. Reasonable admission price, easy to navigate and friendly staff. We went to see the temporary "Frida and Diego" exhibit. The layout had a nice flow to it. The exhibit itself was fantastic! The main...More

Thank Linda F
Reviewed 2 days ago

We went to the Heard for the Frida Kahlo/ Diego Rivera exhibit. This was an extraordinary show that brought the visitor face-to-face with many of Kahlo's major works and a few of Rivera's. Many photos of the couple also were on display. The presentation and...More

Thank Globetrotters910
Reviewed 2 days ago

Group of 8 of us walked in the museum and we were immediately surprised to receive an impromptu 30 minute walking tour of the main gallery areas. The docent was outstanding! She kept saying she was going to have to stop but kept going and...More

Thank daviddNaperville
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

On the first floor you could see the from the displays the richness and depth of the diverse Native American heritage. The vastness of the kachina doll collection was amazing. The detailed, delicate, and decorated clothing were beautiful. There are sculptures inside and outside the...More

Thank Tnew2
Reviewed 4 days ago

So much to see and learn. Beautiful artifacts, creative displays, respectfully and artful galleries. Loved it

Thank TheMarshalls3
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Lovely exhibits, great layout, nice cafe. Som of the installations are amazing, enlightening histories. You will love learning and be amazed at how much you did not know....at least we were.

Thank Diane S
Reviewed 4 days ago

I was impressed by this museum. It had a large collection of local Native American art, including pottery and clothes. I also liked the huge Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera exhibit. However, maybe it was just me, but I got lost on the second floor....More

Thank em-2115
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Ltravel212
1 August 2017|
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Response from christyp250 | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure but I think you might be able to..
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Asma Y
8 March 2017|
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Response from Les J | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the first Friday after February are free to MEMBERS. THE key to you must be a member of the Heard Museum Society to become eligible for the free Friday night offer.
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girv1
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Response from Joy F | Reviewed this property |
Yes, this is appropriate for 3rd grade boys. I was a docent at the Heard Museum and it's completely appropriate for them. We have groups with even younger children. There is "fast food" close by. Many groups choose to... More
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