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Heard Museum

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Address: 2301 N Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85004-1323
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+1 602-252-8848
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09:30 - 17:00
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Sun 11:00 - 17:00
Mon - Sat 09:30 - 17:00
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The foremost showcase of Native American art and culture in the U.S., the...

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.

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Amazing collection!

Such an interesting collection of Native American crafts and information. The stories of the Indian Schools and Hopi dolls were some of the high lights. I can't recommend this... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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Asheville, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Such an interesting collection of Native American crafts and information. The stories of the Indian Schools and Hopi dolls were some of the high lights. I can't recommend this enough on your next trip to Phoenix. They even have reciprocal agreements with other museums so ask if your membership gets you in for free.

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Philadelphia, US
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

For many years I have studied the culture of America's first citizens, and I have visited many museums that have sought to depict the heritage of the Native American. Not once did a museum ever come close to helping me fully understand their way of life like the Heard Museum has. It is the most respectful encapsulation of their history... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Over all most nicest and friendly staff willing to help with any thing you want to know I enjoyed my visit and will go again soon

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The museum has been around since 1929 and is one of the best museum in the world for native american history. The setting is extremely pleasant so be sure to allow time to have lunch on the patio of their cafe which has exceptional food.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

we enjoy going here for 1st Fridays. We still haven't seen it all, and the exhibits keep changing. Love everything about it.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

visited on trip to experience Arizona. The guides were interesting ,well informed and easy to listen to. We learned a lot about the experience and cultures of native peoples .It was very worthwhile.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

If you are interested in Indian culture it is well worth a visit. Recommend you join some of the free tours - they are well worth the time. Staff are very helpful and friendly.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

If you like Native art, this is the best.Educational exhibits, knowledgeable staff, and special events throughout the year.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Very interesting Native American Art and History. Helpful and knowledgeable people who work there to answer questions.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The Heard Museum provides information and highlights on the Native American culture and local area tribes. The exhibits are engaging, enlightening, and memorable.

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