Greater Phoenix is a hub for some of the best museums, art galleries and theaters in the Southwest.
The Heard Museum shows the art, artifacts and history of Southwestern people, from Native Americans to Hispanic cultures. If you prefer more modern art, check out Phoenix Art Museum, which hosts national travelling exhibits, and their collections come from all over the world. Their fashion and photography galleries are known throughout the region.
The Musical Instrument Museum is the newest addition to the area, and showcases instruments from around the world as well as collectibles from musical superstars. The Experience Room lets you play rare instruments from all different cultures, and there’s always a concert coming up at the Music Theater.
Established in 1989, Valley Youth Theatre is a professional quality, 501(c)(3) non-profit theatre dedicated to helping young people achieve their full potential through meaningful engagement, education and excellence in the performing arts. Winner of more than 36 National Youth Arts awards, VYT produces six mainstage shows each season.