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Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art

7374 E 2nd St, Scottsdale, AZ 85251-5604
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This is one of the Phoenix area's leading modern art museums.
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good24%
  • Average20%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible11%
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7374 E 2nd St, Scottsdale, AZ 85251-5604
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The Art of the Aboriginal women and the Soleri exhibits were quite phenomenal.The wind chimes were beautiful and very unusual.

Thank Harriet L
Reviewed 3 November 2017

Scottsdale is contemporary-so is this museum-Beautiful art everywhere you walk-WE could not due it all in one visit properly-WE will be back in March

Thank 849lawrences
Reviewed 28 October 2017

For a small museum it was wonderful and everything I could have hoped for. There's a lights display near the entrance that everyone enjoyed, you walk right though and the lights interact with you and never do the same sequence. It was truly beautiful. If...More

Thank Whitney W
Reviewed 25 October 2017

Came here as a requirement for an art class. I came afternoon/evening on saturday night so the area was packed with people. Exhibits were very neat to look at. There is plenty to see. Probably spent an hour looking at everything closely.

Thank mavkid17
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Large collection of butterflies both live and preserved. Great attraction for families with children. Many varieties from all over the world displayed beautiful. 2 plus hours to go thru

Thank Mike R
Reviewed 19 October 2017

The Scottsdale Museum is comprised of several rooms each representing a different taste in art. It has many diverse presentations

Thank jamesorke
Reviewed 17 October 2017

We went to the Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art to see the Paolo Soleri exhibit, and both the space and atmosphere were incredible. The architecture of the building perfectly complements the art within, and afterward, you can stroll through the municipal complex and get a...More

Thank OKCgirl
Reviewed 1 September 2017

Only visit this museum if you are a student of this art form. If you are not: You will waste both your time and money & be incredibly bored.

Thank Mark C
Reviewed 20 August 2017

This place is good in general but right now there is an amazing LED light installation that is a "must see." You can walk through it, touch the lights and take photos and videos. It is truly amazing. The rest of the collection is nice...More

Thank pamgro
Reviewed 19 August 2017

This is an excellent place to stop for a couple of hours and really enjoy the works there . It is exciting to see all that happens here Stop this weekend and enjoy it like we do

Thank 120jackh
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