Population:

1 469 471 человек

State:

Аризона

About City

Greater Phoenix has much to offer. That’s why if you have only one day in Phoenix, you should decide what to do or see. When visiting the Phoenix area, don’t miss the opportunity to visit the Heard Museum which stores more than 32,000 pieces of cultural and fine art. Also, it’s recommended to visit The Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art. This museum focuses on modern and contemporary art, architecture and design. If you come to Phoenix in February, you will be welcomed to enjoy the World Hoop Dance Contest. Native Americans are invited to participate in this special annual event. If you are a baseball fan, you should visit Chase Field which is the first baseball facility in the world to combine a natural turf field, air conditioning, and a retractable roof. There is no better place to enjoy desert beauty than the Desert Botanical Garden. Desert Botanical Garden is one of the botanical gardens accredited by the American Association of Museums. At the Desert Botanical Garden you will find 50 acres of beautiful desert plants. Are you a bird lover? If the answer is Yes, then you should visit Boyce Thompson Arboretum. There you will find more than 250 species of birds as well as different desert plants. If you want to experience gunfights, desert train rides, stagecoach rides, stunt shows, camel rides, you should visit Rawhide. It’s a great place for families with kids. Your kids will also be pleased to visit privately owned, nonprofit Phoenix Zoo which is one of the youngest zoos in the country. It is open every single day of the year. If you enjoy golf, you will be pleased to experience golf at Gold Canyon Ranch located in Apache Junction.