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Arizona Museum of Natural History
  • Closed Monday and holidays Tues-Friday 10am to 5pm Sat 11am to 5pm Sun 1pm to 5pm

  • $10 - Adults
    $6 - Children 3-12
    $9 - Seniors 65+
    $8 - Students 13+ with ID
    Free - Children ages 2 & younger
    Group admission available-contact museum

  • Newborn to Adult

Arizona Museum of Natural History

Arizona Museum of Natural History is a place to explore Arizona and the Southwest from the creation of the earth 4.5 billion years ago to the present. See the origins of life on earth, meteorites and minerals. In Dinosaur Hall, discover some of the biggest dinosaurs that ever lived, and on Dinosaur Mountain, see how some appeared and sounded. In a Walk Through Time, explore ancient Arizonas Paleozoic Seas, Triassic Petrified Forest, monsters of the Cretaceous Seas, and the first animals to fly. The Southwest Gallery includes Paleo-Indian big game hunters and gatherers, the first inhabitants of North America, and the Desert Cultures that developed later. Visit a Hohokam village, with pit houses and above-ground structures, outfitted with real artifacts as they might have been from about A.D. 600-1450. See the magnificent Ancient Cultures of Mexico. Explore the Spanish Southwest, Territorial Arizona, and Arizonas historic 5 Cs in the History Courtyard. Discover many of the movies that have been filmed in Arizona, and be in a western movie yourself! The AzMNH is a place for family fun! Where else can you see a flash flood cascading down a three-story mountain inside a museum? Experience a real territorial jail, pan for gold in the History Courtyard, and wind your way through the Lost Dutchmans Mine. Check out the new special exhibitions and experience hands-on adventure for all ages in the Exploration Station. A great place for friends and family of all ages! There is always something new to discover.



  • 53 N Macdonald Mesa, AZ 85201
  • 480-644-2230 Website
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