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Pueblo Grande Museum and Archaeological Park

  • 4619 E. Washington St. Phoenix, AZ 85034
    • Phone: (602) 495-0901
    • Toll-free: (877) 706-4408
    • Fax: (602) 495-5645
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Pueblo Grande Museum is an archaeological site once inhabited by the Hohokam culture, just east of downtown Phoenix, next to Sky Harbor International Airport. It's a National Historic Landmark and Phoenix Point of Pride accessible by the Sky Train and the Light Rail. Part of the City of Phoenix Parks and Recreation Department since 1929, it's the largest preserved archaeological site in Phoenix. A fully accessible 2/3 mile trail takes you through a prehistoric Hohokam archaeological site with a platform mound, ball court, and replicated houses. Three galleries display artifacts and information on the Hohokam and village site and a hands-on children's gallery. Purchase Native American gifts, art and jewelry at the Museum Store. Open 7 days a week Oct.-Apr.; Closed Sundays & Mondays May-Sep.

General Information
  • Hours of Operation: Oct.-Apr. Mon.-Sat. 9 a.m.-4:45 p.m., Sun. 1-4:45 p.m.; May-Sep. Closed Sun.-Mon.
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  • Light Rail Walking Distance (within 1.0 Mile):
  • Miles to Light Rail Station: 0.2
  • Miles to Downtown Phoenix: 7
  • Miles to Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport: 2
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Pueblo Grande Museum: Behind the Scenes Tour

October 18, 2018 to November 15, 2018
Recurring monthly on the 3rd Thursday
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Pueblo Grande Museum Auxiliary Indian Market

December 8, 2018 to December 9, 2018
Recurring daily
Enjoy a weekend full of American Indian art, music, dance, storytelling, and food at the 42nd Annual Indian Market on December…
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