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Phoenix Police Museum

17 S 2nd Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85003-2211
+1 602-534-7278
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Small but interesting

Not very big, but lots of information. This is where the Miranda warning started. Reviews saying... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Whitefish, Montana
Great law enforcement stop

I really enjoyed seeing all the history that Phoenix PD has preserved throughout their history. My... read more

Reviewed 12 December 2017
Wilmington, North Carolina
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17 S 2nd Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85003-2211
Central City
+1 602-534-7278
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Not very big, but lots of information. This is where the Miranda warning started. Reviews saying yiou can sit in his chair are not correct. Free and centrally located. Definitely worth the time.

Thank soloman9993
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

I really enjoyed seeing all the history that Phoenix PD has preserved throughout their history. My favorite part of the museum is the tranquility of the memorial room.

Thank jusbrown
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

This is a very small museum in the basement of a government building however this building is the old home of the police department and the site of the Miranda warning drama. I was given a nice intro by a lady working there and then...More

Thank jehenson81
Reviewed 5 November 2017

It was manned by ex serving members of the police force who were very pleased to help visitors. It gave an insight of policing from the old wild west days to the present.

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 20 October 2017

Phoenix Police Museum is located in Downtown Phoenix. This Museum is well worth the visit, the origin of Miranda Rights are chronicled and the staff is amazing.

Reviewed 7 October 2017

A free museum that presents the history of the Phoenix police department.Numerous exhibits that show the development of the city and the police department. Interesting exhibits and presentations. Great experience.

Thank Ward409
Reviewed 19 August 2017

The museum is small so it can be easily seen from end to end. The history of law enforcement is told in simple terms, encouraging kids to read and interact with exhibits.

Thank mesatraveler
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Stopped in to see the museum since my grandson loves police officers. He had a lot of fun sitting in the police car and talking with the officers that were there.

Thank Phil Z
Reviewed 26 July 2017

The Phoenix Police Museum is a non profit museum run by retired officers. The museum does a great job of showing policing through the years and the historic Miranda decision. Stop by, take a look and support the museum. They have a great gift shop...More

Thank Kathy E
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Firstly, this museum is free. It is also has merchandise to buy should you feel like taking a memento home. The place has many cool exhibits including one on the famous Miranda case. If you're in the area, stop on by and say hello.

Thank scottishbum
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