Phoenix Art Museum

Art Museum
1625 N Central Ave (at E McDowell Rd.)
Phoenix, AZ 85004
(602) 257-1880
10:00am - 9:00pm
10:00am - 5:00pm
10:00am - 5:00pm
10:00am - 5:00pm
12:00pm - 5:00pm



  • The Phoenix Art Museum houses more than 18,000 works of art, including the original Gilbert Stuart portrait of George Washington used on the dollar bill.
  • Explore contemporary Western American Art at The West Select, an annual exhibit featuring regional artists and a wide range of mediums including bronze sculptures, paintings and photography.
  • Experience "You Who are Getting Obliterated in the Dancing Swarm of Fireflies" on the 2nd floor and discover my favorite place on the planet.
  • Don't miss "The Blob" in the downstairs gallery.
  • The museum is truly a Phoenix Point of Pride.
  • Free admission every Wednesday nights and First Fridays! Check out their website for some awesome lectures and film screenings.
  • Make sure to check out the Phoenix Art Museum. Free admission on First Fridays and every Wednesday!
  • Free admissions on Wednesday from 3-9 and please toss some cash for donations to help funds at least for the lights.
  • Wednesdays 3-9pm and First Friday 6-10pm, admission to the museum is FREE! Be a good museum-goer and throw a few bucks in the donation box if you can.
  • Phoenix Art Museum is nice for Sunday afternoon or a private wedding ceremony.
  • Wednesday nights are free entry (with a donation), and so, so, so much to see!
  • The Clarendon Hotel proudly hosts the museum's visiting artists, curators and speakers. Support The Clarendon!
  • The museum is a great cultural hang out. With it live performances and ever changing exhibits are a must see. The museum also offers educational programs and festivals.
  • Free Admission Wednesday and first Friday of the month
  • Admission is free during First Fridays
  • Loved the fireflies exhibit, this museum is becoming a great place to walk around and escape the heat!
  • Experience "You Who are Getting Obliterated in the Dancing Swarm of Fireflies" on the 2nd floor.
  • Very beautiful museum. The building itself is much like a work of art. I am old school so I didn't like the contemporary art as good as the renaissance and baroque I can appreciate it all nonetheless!
  • Come Back on First Friday - for Free Admission!
  • Free art wednesday, evenings.

Nearby places

1625 N Central Ave
1418 N Central Ave (at McDowell Rd.)
4402 N Central Ave (at W Turney Ave)