Arizona Historical Society Museum
1300 N. College Ave.
Tempe, AZ 85281
The Museum at Papago Park is one of Arizona's leading historical museums located in the metropolitan Phoenix area. This renowned museum is filled with the state's unique and inspiring history. Take a walk through Arizona's past and explore the rise of desert cities, see World War II through the eyes of Arizonans and experience the culture and diversity that makes up the Southwest. The Museum at Papago Park brings stories to life through engaging exhibits, hands-on and multimedia displays, children's activities, and a variety of educational programs.
The museum is open Tues.-Sat., 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Sun. noon-4 p.m. Children 11 and younger are free.
The Arizona Historical Society is Arizona's oldest cultural organization, founded by the territorial legislature on Nov. 7, 1864.