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.

Museum of Northern Arizona

3101 N. Fort Valley Road, Flagstaff, AZ 86001-8348
+1 928-774-5213
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Easy place to enjoy an hour or so

The museum was more entertaining than I expected; I'd envisioned a few exhibits on logging and... read more

Reviewed 16 August 2015
BookLaurie
,
Phoenix
Well worth the time

A little bit out of town but a very interesting place that gives a good picture of life in the "old... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2015
CoTyee
,
Arizona
Read all 424 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
One of the great regional museums of our world, surrounded by tremendous geological, biological, and cultural resources in one of Earth's most spectacular landscapes. With a long and illustrious history, MNA evokes the very spirit of the Colorado Plateau and serves as a gateway to understanding this unique region. Whatever your time frame, this museum will enhance your experience of the richly diverse cultures, landscapes, and ecology of the Plateau. Nine permanent and changing exhibit galleries present Native cultures, tribal lifeways, natural sciences, and fine arts. Ventures and custom tours explore the Four Corners Region of the American Southwest. Award-winning Museum Shop & Bookstore onsite. Self-guided Rio de Flag Nature Trail.
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
Closed Now
All hours
Hours Today: 12:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
LOCATION
3101 N. Fort Valley Road, Flagstaff, AZ 86001-8348
CONTACT
Website
+1 928-774-5213
Write a Review
Reviews (424)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

151 - 160 of 403 reviews

Reviewed 16 August 2015

The museum was more entertaining than I expected; I'd envisioned a few exhibits on logging and railroads but there was quite a bit more. Native American crafts and culture were thoughtfully displayed, and the house where the museum's located is charming...seems like it'd be a...More

Thank BookLaurie
Reviewed 14 August 2015

A little bit out of town but a very interesting place that gives a good picture of life in the "old days". I visited both museums during my two week stay and also enjoyed greatly the other one which emphasizes native culture and pre-historic aspects...More

Thank CoTyee
Reviewed 14 August 2015

I would never go to Flagstaff without stopping to walk through this museum. I have been going here for 15 years and never tire of it. You will marvel at the gorgeous artifacts and the explanations of the exhibits are great. The staff is knowledgeable...More

Thank Lizzy4966
Reviewed 13 August 2015

Very good and enjoyable museum and a great stop when visiting Flagstaff. It takes about 1.5 - 2 hours to thoroughly see this museum. It has a good deal of information on the local history including the developments of the various populations of Native Americans....More

Thank Paulmug1
Reviewed 11 August 2015

My husband and I have been members of the museum for years. The museum collection for this region is impressive. The gift shop represents many Native American artists in the area and is considered the most reputable shop for Native American artwork and jewelry. The...More

Thank Charmain L
Reviewed 3 August 2015

If you have any interest in geologic history of the Earth, especially in how the Colorado Plateau formed, and what life flourished there, or Native American history of the area, you should visit this museum. I thought spending an hour would be enough, but my...More

1  Thank 25Stefan25
Reviewed 2 August 2015

Excellent museum with great history of Northern Arizona. Wonderful Navajo Showing when we were there. Very nice gift store as well.

Thank Forgetmenotaz
Reviewed 31 July 2015

They have programs that change out with awesome displays. The scenery around is great for a small hike.

Thank Marilyn M
Reviewed 29 July 2015

Authentic reservation-made crafts - they know the first and last names of the native American artists who made their wares, and can often comment on their personalities! We learned all about Turquoise and where the different colors come from. Very knowledgeable staff and top quality...More

Thank Mcveefly
Reviewed 28 July 2015

Surprise! This museum is impressive. This was my first visit and I should have planned for more time here. The quality of their nationally-recognized collections is extensive, with well-written captions for every display. There are excellent presentations of regional Native American pottery, weavings, jewelry and...More

Thank CJSArizona
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Brix Restaurant and Wine Bar
517 reviews
2.52 miles away
Diablo Burger
625 reviews
2.66 miles away
Josephine's Modern American Bistro
472 reviews
2.35 miles away
La Vetta Ristorante Italiano
81 reviews
2.64 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Lowell Observatory
1,428 reviews
2.21 miles away
Buffalo Park
93 reviews
2.21 miles away
Pioneer Museum
108 reviews
.93 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
gammie2015
8 July 2015|
Answer Show all 3 answers
Response from rrkessler | Reviewed this property |
$12 adult. We are seniors, weren't offered a senior discount.
0
Votes
lsazx
30 January 2015|
Answer Show all 3 answers
Response from SheryC | Reviewed this property |
This is a museum with mostly Native American artist and really worth the visit if you are in the area. Downtown Flagstaff area has a wide assortment of great food establishments to eat at before or after visiting the museum
0
Votes