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Phoenix Art Museum, Arizona

 
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Distance from city center: 12.3mi
Torontoguy's pictureby Torontoguy History & Culture travel tip
added on the 21st of September, 2010
This Museum is truly amazing. There are so many things to see, the museum focusing on several subjects ranging from art to history.

We took part on the South Wing Overview guided tour which presented us contemporary paintings and modern photography too, then we were presented with various designs from fashion designers which was a delight to my wife, to say the least. :) Most part of the museum is under reconstruction, so we weren't able to see the Modern exhibition, unfortunately. This just means we will have to return to see the others one day.

Address:
1625 N Central Avenue

Price:
Admission fee: $10 fro adults, $4 for children

Opening Hours:
Standard opening hours: 10am – 5pm (fro more info, contact the site)

How to get there:
For details on directions, visit their site.

On the web:
http://www.phxart.org/

 
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