Arizona Museum of Natural History

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The Arizona Museum of Natural History is the only natural history museum in the greater Phoenix area and is located in Mesa, Arizona.

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Nov 12, 2023
I was with my 6 yr old granddaughter. She loved this place. The exhibits were wonderful and very lifelike. A lot of interactive activities for kids. Her favorite was panning for gold!! Full review by CMS_DAS
Nov 7, 2023
This was so much more than I dreamed it would be! Fantastic! Don’t miss this one! I was on overload there was so much to see and so well done! Full review by MaryS1327
Aug 12, 2023
5 nice place - ticket $$ and the small museum Near Mesa Arizona but in the street very hot 105 F Phoenix zone desert - season august is hot Full review by Mariano H

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Established:1977

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How long on average would you spend here?
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You should allow 2-3 hours to see everything.
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When are you open?
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Hours of Operation Tues - Fri: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Sat: 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. Sun: 1 - 5 p.m.
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Answer by Peter S · Jan 9, 2017
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Is the gold in the gold panning exhibit area real gold?
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No, it's fools gold.
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How much does it cost to get in?
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Admission Prices: $12 - Adults $7 - Children 3-12 $10 - Seniors 65+ $8 - Students 13+ with ID Free - Children ages 2 & younger Prices for outings to stay overnight are more, but worth …
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Admission Prices: $12 - Adults $7 - Children 3-12 $10 - Seniors 65+ $8 - Students 13+ with ID Free - Children ages 2 & younger Prices for outings to stay overnight are more, but worth the price for the experience. You'd have to contact the Museum for the price and times of their overnights.
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How long do average field trips last?
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Most school groups come for around 1.5-2 hours.
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