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Maricopa County, Arizona Landmarks

The landmarks listed below are located in Maricopa County, Arizona.

44 Monroe

44 Monroe

Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona
This 523,619-square-foot, 34-story tower is Arizona's tallest residential structure. The building's design was inspired by Jennifer J.L. Jones' painting named "Five Elements."

Arizona Commemorative Air Force Museum

Arizona Commemorative Air Force Museum

Mesa, Maricopa County, Arizona, 85215
The Arizona Commemorative Air Force Museum, a.k.a. Airbase Arizona Aircraft Museum, was established in 1978, in Falcon Field in Mesa, Arizona.

Arizona Railway Museum

Arizona Railway Museum

Chandler, Maricopa County, Arizona, 85286
The Arizona Railway Museum is a railroad museum located in Chandler, Arizona.

Arizona Science Center

Arizona Science Center

Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona, 85004
The Arizona Science Center is home to over 350 permanent hands-on exhibits, the Center provides 400,000 annual visitors with interactive experiences. It was was conceived in 1980 as a pilot science center by the Junior League of Phoenix.

Arizona State Capitol

Arizona State Capitol

Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona, 85007
The design of the Capitol is optimized for the desert climate of Arizona. The thick masonry walls insulate the interior, while skylights and round "bullseye" clerestory windows let heat out.

Congregation Beth Israel

Congregation Beth Israel

Scottsdale, Maricopa County, Arizona, 85253
Congregation Beth Israel is a Jewish congregation in Scottsdale, Arizona. Formally incorporated in 1920, it affiliated with the Reform Judaism in 1935.

David and Gladys Wright House

David and Gladys Wright House

Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona
The David and Gladys Wright House is a Frank Lloyd Wright residence built in 1952 in the Arcadia neighborhood of Phoenix, Arizona. This 2,500-square-foot concrete-block house was designed and built for the architect's son David and his wife, Gladys.

Hall of Flame Fire Museum

Hall of Flame Fire Museum

Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona, 85008
The National Historical Fire Foundation (better known as the Hall of Flame Museum of Firefighting) is a museum dedicated to the historical preservation of firefighting equipment used through the years around the world.

Hotel Chandler

Hotel Chandler

Chandler, Maricopa County, Arizona
The Hotel Chandler Building was built in 1914. Chandler's first elected mayor, David A. Jacobson, financed the construction of this building.

Hotel Valley Ho

Hotel Valley Ho

Scottsdale, Maricopa County, Arizona, 85251
Hotel Valley Ho is a historic hotel in Scottsdale, Arizona. Also it was called the Valley Ho and for 28 years the Ramada Valley Ho.

i.d.e.a. Museum

i.d.e.a. Museum

Mesa, Maricopa County, Arizona, 85201
The i.d.e.a. Museum is a museum designed for exhibiting, teaching, and interacting with the fine arts.

McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park

McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park

Scottsdale, Maricopa County, Arizona, 85250
McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park is a 40-acre (16 ha) railroad park located in Scottsdale, Arizona.

Mesa Amphitheatre

Mesa Amphitheatre

Mesa, Maricopa County, Arizona, 85201
Mesa Amphitheatre is an outdoor concert venue with lawn seating located in Mesa, Arizona. It opened in 1979 and has a maximum capacity of 4,950 people.

Mesa Arizona Temple

Mesa Arizona Temple

Mesa, Maricopa County, Arizona, 85204
The Mesa Arizona Temple is the seventh operating temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church).

Mesa Arts Center

Mesa Arts Center

Mesa, Maricopa County, Arizona, 85201
The Mesa Arts Center is a performing and visual arts complex in downtown Mesa, Arizona. At more than 210,000 square feet (20,000 m2) square feet, the $95 million facility, completed in 2005, is the largest comprehensive arts campus in the state.

Mesa Historical Museum

Mesa Historical Museum

Mesa, Maricopa County, Arizona, 85203
The Mesa Historical Museum is a historical museum in Mesa, Arizona. It was opened in 1987 by the Mesa Historical Society to preserve the history of Mesa, Arizona.

Monroe Building

Monroe Building

Chandler, Maricopa County, Arizona
The Monroe Building was built in 1912. The Chamber met upstairs and the lower floors were leased to stores.

Musical Instrument Museum

Musical Instrument Museum

Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona, 85050
Opened in April 2010, the Musical Instrument Museum is the largest museum of its type in the world. The collection of over 15,000 musical instruments and associated objects includes examples from nearly 200 countries and territories.

OdySea Aquarium

OdySea Aquarium

Scottsdale, Maricopa County, Arizona, 85256
OdySea Aquarium in the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community in Scottsdale, Arizona, is a marine aquarium, and the largest aquarium in the Southwest United States.

Phoenix Art Museum

Phoenix Art Museum

Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona, 85004
The museum opened on November 18, 1959, and was officially dedicated on November 21, 1959. The museum's growth has been funded, in part, by successful City of Phoenix Bond Elections and a voter-approved bond.

Phoenix Zoo

Phoenix Zoo

Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona
The Phoenix Zoo opened in 1962 and is the largest privately owned, non-profit zoo in the United States. The zoo operates on 125 acres of land in the Papago Park area of Phoenix.

Pueblo Grande Ruin

Pueblo Grande Ruin

Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona
Pueblo Grande Ruin and Irrigation Sites are pre-Columbian archaeological sites and ruins, located in Phoenix, Arizona. They include a prehistoric platform mound and irrigation canals.

Sandra Day O'Connor United States Courthouse

Sandra Day O'Connor United States Courthouse

Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona
The building is home to the United States District Court for the District of Arizona. Built at a cost of $123 million and dedicated in October 2000, the building was designed by architect Richard Meier.

Scottsdale Fashion Square

Scottsdale Fashion Square

Scottsdale, Maricopa County, Arizona, 85251
Scottsdale Fashion Square is an upscale, super-regional luxury shopping mall located in the downtown area of Scottsdale, Arizona.

Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art

Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art

Scottsdale, Maricopa County, Arizona, 85251
Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art in the state of Arizona is a museum in the Old Town district of downtown Scottsdale, Arizona.

Taliesin West

Taliesin West

Scottsdale, Maricopa County, Arizona, 85259
Taliesin West was architect Frank Lloyd Wright's winter home and school in the desert from 1937 until his death in 1959 at the age of 91. Today it is the headquarters of the Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation.

University of Phoenix Stadium

University of Phoenix Stadium

Glendale, Maricopa County, Arizona, 85305
University of Phoenix Stadium is a multipurpose stadium, Its primary tenants are the Arizona Cardinals of the NFL and the Tostitos Fiesta Bowl. It was the location for Superbowl XLII.

Western Spirit: Scottsdale’s Museum of the West

Western Spirit: Scottsdale’s Museum of the West

Scottsdale, Maricopa County, Arizona, 85251
Western Spirit: Scottsdale’s Museum of the West is located in Old Town Scottsdale, Arizona on the former site of the Loloma Transit Station and opened in January 2015.

Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park

Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park

Chandler, Maricopa County, Arizona, 85226
Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park is a motorsports venue in Chandler, Arizona. It features a quarter-mile dragstrip, a road course, an off-road course, and motorboat racing lake.

Top 10 Most Popular Maricopa County Landmarks

  1. 44 Monroe
  2. Arizona State Capitol
  3. University of Phoenix Stadium
  4. Phoenix Zoo
  5. Arizona Science Center
  6. Phoenix Art Museum
  7. David and Gladys Wright House
  8. Sandra Day O'Connor United States Courthouse
  9. Musical Instrument Museum
  10. Hall of Flame Fire Museum

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