Arizona Heritage Center at Papago Park

1300 N. College Avenue | Tempe, AZ 85281

Arizona History Tour

Discover the history of Arizona through interactive activities and engaging exhibit designs. Students will explore what life was like in Arizona during the early years of statehood, how Arizona contributed to the World War II effort and how Phoenix has continued to expand into the 5th largest city in the United States. Students will have time to explore and interact with the exhibits and learn about the lives of past Arizonians by listening to oral histories, viewing their art and strolling the street in a replica Arizona town.

Availability: Tours are held on Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Max. Group Size: 120 students and 24 chaperones per tour
Grades: 3-12
Tour Length: 90 minutes
Tour Start Time: 10 am


Additional Information

Lunch Options: Groups are welcome to stay and eat lunch following their tour. There is an outdoor area as well as a nearby park.

Arizona Heritage Center