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Arts Organizations


ArdreyAuditorium

P.O. Box 6040
Northem Arizona University
Flagstaff, AZ 86011
520-523-4120 Fax: 520-523-5111

Coconino Center for the Arts
2300 N. Fort Valley Rd., US
Hwy 180 N .
PO. Box 296
Flagstaff, AZ 86002
520-779-6921
Fax 520-779-2984

Flagstaff Symphony
PO. Box 122
Flagstaff, AZ 86002
Office &Tickets: 520-774-5107
Fax: 520-774-5109
http://www.flagstaff.az.us/symphony

Prescott Fine Arts Association
208 N. Marina
Prescott, AZ 86301
520-445-3286
Fax 520-778-7888

Sedona Arts Center
N. Hwy 89A & Art Bam Rd.
P.O. Box 569
Sedona, AZ 86339
520-282-3809
Far 520-282-3809

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Gardens & Zoos

The Arboretum at Flagstaff
3.8 miles S. Woody Mountain Rd.
PO. Box 670
Flagstaff, AZ 86002
Research on native plants of the Colorado Plateau. Display gardens, wildflower meadow ground cover trails, herbs, butterfly &shade gardens. Guided tours, self-guided nature trail, picnic areas, solar greenhouse, constructed wetlands, gift shop art shows, special events, bird and wildflower walks, classes seminars. May-Sep, $3, under 18 free. Oct-Apr, free. May-Sep: daily 10 am - 3 pm. Mar 15-Apr Oct-Dec 23, M-F, 10 am - 3 pm. Closed 12/24-3/15. Recordlng ~ Fax: 520-774 1441 Business: 520-774-1442

Heritage Park Zoo
1403 Heritage Park Rd.
Prescott, AZ 86301
Educational environmental center focusing on indigenous animals, also exotic and domestic. Conservation through education, small picnic area group rates, tours on request. $1.50-4. . Nov-Apr: M-F, 11 am - 4 pm, 3 Sa-Su, 10 am - 5 pm. May-Oct: 10 am - 5 pm. Jun-Aug 3 until 7 pm on F ri, Sat. 520-778-4242. Fax 520-717-0814

Navajo Nation Zoological Botanical Park
PO. Box 9000
Window Rock, AZ 86515
Seven acres of native animals and plants which are a part of Navajo history and culture. The only tribal zoo licensed as an exhibitor by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture. Free. 8 am - 5 pm. Closed New Years & Christmas. 520-871-6573 or 520-871-6574. Fax 520-871-6637.

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Museums


Arizona Historical Society/Pioneer Museum
2340 N. Fort Valley Rd.
Flagstaff, AZ 86001
Changing exhibits on the history of Flagstaff and Northem AZ includes logging, railroad. Housed in the historic Coconino County hospital. Donations. 520-774-6272Fax 520-774-1596

The Bead Museum
140 S. Montezuma
Prescott, AZ 86303
Non-profit museum with changing exhibits of jewelry and adornment from ancient, ethnic and contemporary cultures of all periods of history. Gift shop. Free. 520-445-2431. Fax 520-445-2431

Grand Canyon Railway Museum
233 N. Grand Canyon Blvd.
Williams, AZ 86046 .
Exhibits located in the former Harvey House Restaurant cover railroading, mining, ranching, logging in the Grand Canyon region. Free. 7:30 -10 am. 1-800-THE TRAIN (800-843-8726) Fax 520-773-1610

John Wesley Powell Memorial Museum
6 N. Lake Powell Blvd./ P.O. Box 547
Page, AZ 86040
Dedicated to the story of Major John Wesley Powell. A repository for history of Page, displays of Native American basketry and Anasazi artifacts. Videos on a variety of subjects and art exhibits monthly. 50¢ - $1. 520-645-9496. Fax. 520-645-3412 Internet: [email protected]

Mohave Museum of History Arts
400 W. Beale St.
Kingman, AZ 86401
Depictions of Mohave Co. NW AZ history. Andy Devine exhibit memorabilia, Kingman turquoise, Mohave and Hualapai ·artifacts, archives, map collections, Austin pipe organ temporary exhibits. M-F,9 am -5 pm. Sa/Su,1-5 pm. $2. 520-753-3195. Fax. 520-753-3195

Museum of the Forest
700 S. Green Valley Parkway / P.O. Box 2532
Payson, AZ 85541
Exhibits on Gila County Native Americans, pioneer families, ranchers, lumbermen, Zane Grey. Special programs, speakers. $1. W-Su: noon- pm. 520~-474-3483

Museum of Northern Arizona
3101 N. Fort Valley Rd.
Flagstaff, AZ 86001
Natural and cultural heritage of Flagstaff region and the Grand Canyon. Research, exhibits, education programs on the biology, geology, anthropology and fine arts of the area. The Discovery Program includes lectures, classes, trips where children and adults can discover art, nature, ecology, Native American cultures. $2-5. 520-774-5213. Fax 520-779-1527

Phippen Museum
4701 Hwy 89 North
Prescott, AZ 86301
7 miles from downtown in the Granite Dells area. Changing exhibits highlight themes of Art of the American West. Museum store. Croup tours available. $1-3. Daily 10 am 4 pm; Su, 1-4 pm, closed Tuesdays. www.phippenmuseum.org Email: [email protected]

Sharlot Hall Museum
415 W. Gurley St.
Prescott, AZ 86301
The homes and lifestyles of Arizona's early pioneers. The museum is an architectural sequence which spans the years from 1864 to the present, including the first Territorial Governor's Mansion. 520-445-3122. Fax: 520-776-9053

White Mountain Archaeological Center
HC 30 Box 30 St. Johns, AZ 85936
Field school dedicated to researching, preserving and protecting endangered prehistoric Indian sites. Engaged in excavating and restoring Raven Site using volunteers on a share cost basis. Guided site and museum tours daily May- Oct 15. Day, week programs. 520-333-5857

Zane Grey Museum and CounsellerArt
408 W. Main St., Ste 8
Zyne Grey exhibits include photographs, letters, rare books and movie posters, Zane Grey Cabin memorabilia and video. Westem art gallery. M-Sa, 10 am - 4 pm; Su, 11 am-2 pm. 520-474-6243

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