Phoenix is one of the most loved city because of it’s warmer climate. It is dry and warm with sunny skyline all round the year. And people come here specifically to get tanned. Other than this the city also has many high rise buildings and a blend of Indian and Spanish colonies with a perfect touch of some wildness from the west. The city is filled with many cultural attractions and historic buildings and even a diverse art community. The mountains of Phoenix offer a great hiking and biking opportunity for the visitors.
Thus, Let’s have a look at what are some of the best places to visit in Phoenix
Heard Museum – This is a perfect place to visit and get to know about the tradition and culturally rich Indian culture. Here you will come across many traditional artworks like kachina dolls, pottery, jewellery, textiles and likewise. Visitors can even enjoy the outdoor sculptures or take a garden tour of the museum.
Taliesin West – This place is worshipped by architecture lovers. This is home to celebrity architect Frank Lloyd Wright. The building was constructed several years back but till date it is considered as an architectural masterpiece. It was constructed out of native materials like wood and bricks.
Desert Botanical Gardens – This is an example of desert vegetation which is carefully selected from different parts of the world. It also has a cactus garden which is phenomenal to view for the tourists. The garden is spread over 140 acres where 55 acres are under cultivation. The garden has more than 10,000 thousand plants which are well maintained by 10000 volunteers and 1000 staffs.
Heritage Square – This is a beautiful place where you will come across eight historically restored buildings. These buildings date back to 1800s to 1900s. Many of these building now houses shops and restaurants.
Phoenix Art Museum – This has a beautiful collection of European artwork including regular eastern and western touch at the same time. Here many modern and contemporary works, live concerts, fashion exhibitions, live performances are also displayed from time to time. The place has some of the stunning masterpieces from all over the world.