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Phoenix Art Museum

1625 N Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85004-1685
+1 602-257-1222
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1625 N Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85004-1685
+1 602-257-1222
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Reviewed 4 days ago

There's some decent artwork here, including some really cool sculptures, but you can easily get through the general admission area in an hour and a half, which disappointed me. Self-guided is probably a mistake. You'd get more out of it by having a tour guide....More

Thank Numikins
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Through July 16 the temporary exhibit is on the Samurai and it is totally worthy of the $5 extra charge. It is extensive with many examples of intricate warrior garb, weapons and artifacts. We also enjoyed the photo exhibit called something like On the American...More

Thank Greg G
Reviewed 5 days ago

Very calm place , nice variety of artwork Was very happy to see Kusama artwork , had a lovely lunch in the courtyard garden cafe , very relaxing break

Thank RimaH152
Reviewed 1 week ago

various exhibits, changing venues, good cafe; both self-guided or guided. Western art, period costumes, ancient art and artifacts, paintings and multi-media as well as traveling events.

Thank Don B
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a small but lovely art museum in a beautiful building, with interesting exhibits, and a nice restaurant.

Thank ProfDallas
Reviewed 1 week ago

Phoenix Art Museum houses 20 of the beautiful Thorne Rooms. A must see, especially if historical architecture and furniture interests you at all. You'll be captivated by this historical glimpse!

Thank Mary E
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was a bit underwhelmed by the current permanent collection on exhibit. There are galleries closed due to remodeling and the temporary walls leave you feeling blasé. The flow seems chaotic and not well curated. I am not an expert, but have been all over...More

Thank pumpkinhead40
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visiting the PAM is always a nice way to spend an afternoon, the exhibits are always changing, the museum store is fantastic and of course the attached cafe is always a treat!

Thank Charles M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Truth be told, it was like an oasis in the middle of downtown. Very open and inviting. i happened to visit on the second Tuesday of May so Discount Tire took care of my admission. Thank you Discount Tire. Phoenix Art Museum had a good...More

Thank rex h
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the most inviting Art Museums that I've ever visited. Lots of great spaces. Changing exhibits. There's a delightful cafe that I have yet to visit. Classical and modern art. Open courtyard.

Thank Wendy W
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Where is the firefly exhibit located in the Phoenix Art Museum?
2 March 2017|
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Response from cdz373 | Reviewed this property |
"You who are being obliterated in the flying swarm of Fireflies" is located in the South Wing on the top floor (technically the second but there is a mezzanine between the first and second floors). It is a wonderful... More
Has anyone eaten in the restaurant at the museum? If so, do you recommend it?
21 April 2016|
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Response from br0za1205 | Reviewed this property |
Agree. I have only eaten there once but great all around. Great food, service, atmosphere.
How close is the Phoenix Art Museum to the Quality Inn Phoenix Airport?
15 April 2016|
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Response from SKnBK | Reviewed this property |
Its about 15-20 minutes... less if you go outside of rush hour :) The Museum is along the light rail also a great option.