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Pioneer Museum

2340 N Fort Valley Rd, Flagstaff, AZ 86001-1200
+1 928-774-6272
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History Lesson

Loved the way they used a old sanitarium as a museum interesting history lesson easy walking... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2016
David K
Sun City West, Arizona

A nice place to spend some time on a rainy afternoon. The Route 66 display was fantastic. All the... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2016
Patti D
Hudson, Massachusetts
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Originally constructed as the Coconino County Hospital for the Indigent in 1908, AHS Pioneer Museum offers exhibits on the history of Flagstaff and northern Arizona, demonstrations, workshops, educational tours, monthly special events, and annual festivals. The Flag Wool & Fiber Festival is the first weekend after Memorial Day.
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good38%
  • Average19%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible0%
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2340 N Fort Valley Rd, Flagstaff, AZ 86001-1200
+1 928-774-6272
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Reviewed 25 August 2016

Loved the way they used a old sanitarium as a museum interesting history lesson easy walking just a few stairs to 2nd floor bought a combo ticket with Riordan Museum Great Value

1  Thank David K
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

A nice place to spend some time on a rainy afternoon. The Route 66 display was fantastic. All the other displays are arranged by years. It was very interested to see an iron lung. The staff is friendly. Unfortunately due to bad weather, we did...More

1  Thank Patti D
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

I'm confused about the high reviews. It was ok. I don't think it should have been $6 a person. It had a few interesting things , but I must have had my eyes closed cause I felt like we didn't learn all that much. We...More

1  Thank Leslie O
Reviewed 26 July 2016

This is one of those places that you drive by on the way to somewhere else (snow ski area, Grand Canyon, etc.) and tell yourself that one day you need to stop and check it out. We finally did that this July (2016). The building...More

Thank Mike1953
Reviewed 16 July 2016

Been here many times through the years. Never seems to change, but I guess that's history. The out door exhibits haven't weathered well however. The inside exhibits give a great run on history through the decades starting with 1900. Small gift shop and information on...More

Thank lem2_AZ
Reviewed 9 July 2016

A very well done presentation of a part of the history of flagstaff as well as Americana. The displays, while small, denote the decades 1900 -1960. ( need $$ to expand). the grounds are quite nice and offer many interesting trains, tractors etc.

Thank Dick204
Reviewed 9 July 2016

Very interesting tour to hear about the early days of this place - lots of information and worth the visit.

Thank julienne44
Reviewed 8 July 2016

This was a nice little museum. It had lots of information and items from the early 1900s to the 1960s. I'm not sure if they have tours; we just did a self-tour. We also got to see a cannon fired, because we happened to visit...More

Thank roadtripguyaz
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

This museum is very cool and interesting to go see! I love all the museum in Flagstaff and this is one of my top ones! I have also been here more than once and all the times I was there it was still awesome!!!

Thank Hanna W
Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

My wife and I were looking to kill a couple hours in Flagstaff. Read the reviews for this museum and decided to go. Admission was $6 but I got in free as a veteran! Very helpful staff, explained the layout and the different exhibits. This...More

Thank Allan H
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