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Museum of Northern Arizona

3101 N. Fort Valley Road, Flagstaff, AZ 86001-8348
+1 928-774-5213
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A comprehensive introduction to the natural and human world of Northern Arizona

This is one of my favorite museums in Arizona. If you spent a hour here, you'll come away with... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Richard L

This small museum has a treasure trove of exhibits that are exceptionally well curated. The... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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One of the great regional museums of our world, surrounded by tremendous geological, biological, and cultural resources in one of Earth's most spectacular landscapes. With a long and illustrious history, MNA evokes the very spirit of the Colorado Plateau and serves as a gateway to understanding this unique region. Whatever your time frame, this museum will enhance your experience of the richly diverse cultures, landscapes, and ecology of the Plateau. Nine permanent and changing exhibit galleries present Native cultures, tribal lifeways, natural sciences, and fine arts. Ventures and custom tours explore the Four Corners Region of the American Southwest. Award-winning Museum Shop & Bookstore onsite. Self-guided Rio de Flag Nature Trail.
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
3101 N. Fort Valley Road, Flagstaff, AZ 86001-8348
+1 928-774-5213
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is one of my favorite museums in Arizona. If you spent a hour here, you'll come away with Northern Arizona will meaning much more than just the Grand Canyon, a lot of pine trees, mesas and buttes to you!

Thank Richard L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This small museum has a treasure trove of exhibits that are exceptionally well curated. The explanations for the types of jewelry displayed and the history were a great find. Similarly for the basket collection. The physical setting of the building is part of the enjoyment....More

Thank pjd223
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is an amazing little museum set in a gorgeous building. Its focus is everything related to the Colorado Plateau, including history of indigenous peoples, geology, native jewelry and pottery, paintings and more. As others have mentioned, the bookshop and gift shop are amazing. We...More

Thank Mfred57
Reviewed 11 November 2017

The museum is located in the outskirts of Flagstaff and is a great place to see a vast collection of native American history and artifacts. For all you potters, ceramic art lovers this is a place for you. The docents are kind and the exhibits...More

Thank Angie Y
Reviewed 8 November 2017

This museum was a really pleasant surprise. The exhibits were surprisingly well prepared and covered a wide variety of topics important to the area. By the time we visited the museum we had been to many of the archeological and natural sights in the area,...More

Thank Ellen P
Reviewed 2 November 2017

There are various admission levels depending upon your age. Senior citizens pay $5 and it was reasonable. We enjoyed our self tour learning about the history. The stairs to the upstairs were a little steep and the railing a little low. The toilets are like...More

Thank LovemyAcura
Reviewed 2 November 2017

This museum has interesting exhibits on a broad range of topics--geology, prehistoric life forms, indigenous peoples [their history, way of life, and art], as well as--at least when we were there--an exhibit of stunning artwork. The building itself is interesting [be sure to look away...More

Thank RLane_11
Reviewed 30 October 2017

1. a great exhibit of pottery versus time and tribe exhibit. 2. Migration of tribes over millenia was enlightening. specifically Hopi ancestry

Thank roye106
Reviewed 25 October 2017

This was my second and best visit with an excellent docent tour. The history, jewelry, and pottery of various Native American tribes was presented very well. The museum store is beautiful with many Native American items.

Thank Jeannie D
Reviewed 17 October 2017

This is an excellent museum if you want to see Native American jewelry, pottery, and paintings. About 50%-60% of the museum is dedicated to that sort of thing. Another 20% was dedicated to the gift shop and bookstore. If you want a geological or anthropological...More

Thank capitollover
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9 July 2015|
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Response from rrkessler | Reviewed this property |
$12 adult. We are seniors, weren't offered a senior discount.
31 January 2015|
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Response from SheryC | Reviewed this property |
This is a museum with mostly Native American artist and really worth the visit if you are in the area. Downtown Flagstaff area has a wide assortment of great food establishments to eat at before or after visiting the museum