We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Heard Museum

2301 N Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85004-1323
+1 602-252-8848
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Great Spot To Spend With Friends From Out Of Town

Always suggest to friends who are visiting the Phoenix area that we spend an afternoon at the... read more

Review collected in partnership with this attraction

Reviewed yesterday
Allan D
Very educational tour of native American history.

We went on the first Friday of the month which in the evening after 6:30 pm is free. We found it... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
MPfromNC
,
North Carolina
Read all 2,442 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
The foremost showcase of Native American art and culture in the U.S., the Heard Museum reveals the cultures of tribes in the region through exhibits, demonstrations and live performances and displays the work of contemporary Native American artists. Artists demonstrate their work during the week and musicians perform on most weekends.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“native americans” (255 reviews)
“boarding school” (100 reviews)
“gift shop” (208 reviews)
Closed Now
Hours
Hours Today: 9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
LOCATION
2301 N Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85004-1323
CONTACT
Website
+1 602-252-8848
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Phoenix
from US$20.00
More Info
from US$138.99
More Info
from US$136.69
More Info
from US$179.00
More Info
Write a ReviewReviews (2,442)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages
All reviews
"native americans"
in 255 reviews
"boarding school"
in 100 reviews
"gift shop"
in 208 reviews
"indian schools"
in 61 reviews
"kachina dolls"
in 58 reviews
"indian art"
in 42 reviews
"frida kahlo"
in 47 reviews
"hoop dancing"
in 39 reviews
"book store"
in 33 reviews
"guided tour"
in 98 reviews
"wonderful collection"
in 28 reviews
"interesting exhibits"
in 28 reviews
"on display"
in 68 reviews
"for sale"
in 29 reviews
"light rail"
in 38 reviews
"phoenix area"
in 47 reviews
"pottery"
in 194 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 2,386 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Always suggest to friends who are visiting the Phoenix area that we spend an afternoon at the "Heard Museum", particularly if they are interested in Native American history and culture relevant to this area. Great displays and a venue which is easy to navigate for...More

Review collected in partnership with this attraction
Thank Allan D
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 2 days ago

We went on the first Friday of the month which in the evening after 6:30 pm is free. We found it very informational and were glad we went. Would recommend to anyone interested in native American history.

Thank MPfromNC
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 3 days ago

I was really excited to tour The Heard, and arrived early to do so. We ate at the restaurant, and the food was very good. I wish I could say the same about the tour. We were met be a docent named Jim who toured...More

Thank 12amyo56
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

American Indian art and culture - Fantastic! Must see! This was my first visit to Phoenix and Heard Museum was in my top 5 list! The art is beautiful and fascinating. The Indian Boarding School exhibit is gut-wrenching. "Few people realize that American Indians were...More

Thank Kerry R
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 3 days ago

This was our second visit to the Heard and we would definitely go back again. We took a guided overview tour. This is a good way to see what is of interest and then you can return to spend more time at an exhibit. The...More

Thank phillipd100
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Was in the area & wanted to see what they had. Very impressive displays. Arrived late so didn’t have that much time to wander or take a guided tour.

Thank TDKOOPS
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 4 days ago

The museum exhibits Southwest American Indian arts and crafts. We took three guided tours of the museum. The first one covered the special jewelry exhibit of Richard I Chavez (born 1949). The next tour pointed out the highlights of the museum, including the beautiful Ocotillo...More

Thank DBPhair
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 5 days ago

My friend and I visited this museum a mid afternoon on a Monday. We were so pleased that the museum was open on a Monday while most of other places in Phoenix were closed. We had a highly informative and well delivered guided tour. I...More

Thank Raul R
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I visited yesterday and enjoyed it. We spent 5.5 hrs there including eating lunch at the cafe and visiting the gift shop. We have visited a lot of native american museums including several in Santa Fe and this one compares favorably with...More

Thank AZDuckman
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 1 week ago

The exhibits are well laid out and present interesting and informative history of the area. I joined a couple of tours which were well worth while.

1  Thank REFieldJr
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 174 hotels in Phoenix
Fairfield Inn & Suites Phoenix Midtown
337 reviews
.50 km away
Embassy Suites by Hilton Phoenix Downtown North
786 reviews
.97 km away
Hampton Inn Phoenix-Midtown-Downtown Area
690 reviews
1.26 km away
FOUND:RE Phoenix
543 reviews
1.31 km away
Nearby Restaurants
The Courtyard Cafe at the Heard Museum
205 reviews
.15 km away
Durant's
703 reviews
.61 km away
Switch Restaurant and Wine Bar
219 reviews
.57 km away
Palette at Phoenix Art Museum
154 reviews
.55 km away
Nearby Attractions
Phoenix Theatre
113 reviews
.54 km away
Burton Barr Central Library
207 reviews
.96 km away
Phoenix Art Museum
892 reviews
.61 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
LeAnn H
1 January 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from wjohnson4 | Reviewed this property |
Adults are $18, seniors $13.50, kids $7.50, under 6 free.
1
Vote
LeAnn H
1 January 2018|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from Mary E | Reviewed this property |
Admission prices listed on Heard Museum website. Discounts available AAA, seniors, child.
0
Votes
kwnordquest
12 December 2017|
AnswerShow all 10 answers
Response from John O | Reviewed this property |
They are and its wheelchair accessible. However the parking is a little way away from the entrance
1
Vote