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Pioneer Museum

2340 N Fort Valley Rd, Flagstaff, AZ 86001-1200
+1 928-774-6272
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Don't pass this one up!

We visits lots of museums and this is one of our favorites! The guides were very knowledgeable and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Yuma, Arizona
A loving place for those liking local history

Being myself a volunteer at a local small museum where I live, this place did my day. Everything... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2017
West Milford, New Jersey
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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.
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good39%
  • 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 3 weeks ago

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 10 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 2 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 27 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 21 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 9 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 7 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
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Lots to see in this little museum and grounds. The building used to house the charity care hospital. It's well laid out with lots of information.

Thank LadyJLasVegas
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

The building was a hospital. You can see the nurse's room with the original, 100 year old paint. There's an iron lung from 50+ years ago and an old switchboard. Rooms upstairs cover the area by the decade. I especially enjoyed the Route 66 exhibit....More

1  Thank Cindy S
Jill_Hough, Museum Operations Specialist at Pioneer Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2017

Thank you for the positive review of Pioneer Museum. We apologize for the toilet inconvenience--utility workers were conducting minor maintenance on the water line outside of our property on the morning of your visit, and the water was turned off for about an hour. We...More

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