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Pioneer Museum

2340 N Fort Valley Rd, Flagstaff, AZ 86001-1200
+1 928-774-6272
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Local history abounds

We enjoyed our visit to this museum and felt the admission price was reasonable. There were... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2017
Topeka, Kansas
This should be your first stop!!!

When visiting Flagstaff make this small but extremely well done museum your first stop!!! It is... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2017
Susan W
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Originally constructed as the Coconino County Hospital for the Indigent in 1908, AHS Pioneer Museum offers exhibits on the history of Flagstaff and northern Arizona, demonstrations, workshops, educational tours, monthly special events, and annual festivals. The Flag Wool & Fiber Festival is the first weekend after Memorial Day.
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good38%
  • Average19%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
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2340 N Fort Valley Rd, Flagstaff, AZ 86001-1200
+1 928-774-6272
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Reviewed 8 October 2017

We enjoyed our visit to this museum and felt the admission price was reasonable. There were some very interesting exhibits that we both could relate to even though most were dealing with local history and we were tourists. I found the history displays upstairs, arranged...More

Thank MsBiker
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

When visiting Flagstaff make this small but extremely well done museum your first stop!!! It is downright cheap for the fabulous presentation and overview of Flagstaff's history!!! They have taken the former hospital and Home for the Indigent and turned it into a visual display...More

Thank Susan W
Jill_Hough, Museum Operations Specialist at Pioneer Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

Our team lives for these moments, Susan, when a visitor is so thrilled with the museum experience. AHS Pioneer Museum is small, but we aim to make a big positive impact on anyone who steps through the front door. Thank you for the kind words...More

Reviewed 27 August 2017

We visits lots of museums and this is one of our favorites! The guides were very knowledgeable and friendly! Walking through this place is like stepping back in time!

Thank fxdlisa
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Being myself a volunteer at a local small museum where I live, this place did my day. Everything well explained and presented in an educational format. Recommend to visit their home page for better understanding of what you will find. The town cronology in the...More

Thank hannes1941
Reviewed 3 August 2017

The Pioneer Museum is about the first setttlers who established the Flagstaff area. It was also heavily focused on the immigrant experience. There were parts of the museum that we found to be very interesting while other parts were very lackluster. It is a good...More

Thank love2traveltogether
Reviewed 28 July 2017

They have some great collections. We enjoyed our tour of all the history that is displayed. Need at least two hours to see everything. Very nice staff

Thank JID49
Reviewed 22 July 2017

The entire museum and grounds are well laid out and easy to follow. The app adds additional information and videos which were fascinating. I especially liked the rooms upstairs in the main building which were displayed by decade with a chart of comparisons through the...More

1  Thank janechavers
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

A lot of history with a self guided tour. Lots of neat things to see inside and outside definitely worth a visit.

Thank D G
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Get a real view of Flagstaff's history in this unusual building. The walk through items from past decades makes me feel old! I owned some of those items! Take time to walk the buildings on the property. Makes you appreciate how we live today. Support...More

1  Thank PlannerTN
Reviewed 8 July 2017

This tour could take one hour or three, it depends on how much of the history you want to read about as you go through the rooms and the out-buildings of this old charitable care center. There are so many historical artifacts that we took...More

Thank Kathy S
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