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Top Phoenix Metro Area Attractions:

  • Arizona Science Center—Located in central Phoenix, the museum has more than 300 hands-on exhibits.
  • ASU Gammage Auditorium—Located on ASU’s Tempe campus, the auditorium is an architectural wonder and hosts numerous Broadway shows, concerts, and more.
  • Desert Botanical Garden—See one of the world’s finest collections of desert plants.
  • Golf Resorts—The Phoenix metro area has some of the nation’s top golf courses.
  • Heard Museum—It has been called “the nation’s most prestigious private Indian arts center” by USA Today.
  • Hiking —You can hike up famous Camelback Mountain or any of the other beautiful paths in the area.
  • Nightlife—As the sixth-largest city in the nation, Phoenix and its surrounding cities have wonderful dining and nightlife to suit anyone’s tastes.
  • Phoenix Art Museum—The museum contains popular and unique art exhibits and various other cultural events.
  • Phoenix Zoo—The zoo has about 1,400 animals in exhibits replicating their natural habitats.
  • Tempe Beach Park—Adjacent to the Tempe campus, the park sits on the banks of Tempe Town Lake, where you can rent a boat or kayak to explore the lake.
  • Phoenix Festival Calendar - Find dates, locations, and descriptions for hundreds of festivals happening in and around Phoenix throughout the year.