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The cultural, political, and commercial center of Phoenix is Copper Square, one of the most distinctive urban centers in the southwest. Built around the original Phoenix historic town site, it is bound by Fillmore in the north, Jackson Street in the south, 7th Street in the east, and 3rd Avenue in the west.MuseumsThe Heritage and Science Park has the Historic Heritage Square which preserves charming old houses from the turn of the 20th century.The Arizona Science Center is a great place to introduce kids to fundamental scientific concepts, while the Children's Museum of Phoenix offers a fun and entertaining experience.
The cultural, political, and commercial center of Phoenix is Copper Square, one of the most distinctive urban centers in the southwest. Built around the original Phoenix historic town site, it is bound by Fillmore in the north, Jackson Street in the south, 7th Street in the east, and 3rd Avenue in the west.
Copper Square, Phoenix, AZ, USA
Downtown and Central Phoenix are home to several historic neighborhoods
Mixed use urban project which includes retail, shopping and entertainment such as a pub, comedy club, bowling alley and various restaurants
The Arizona Science Center in Phoenix's Heritage and Science Park features over 350 permanent hands-on exhibits along with nationally acclaimed traveling exhibits
A microcinema (70 seats) and lounge for those aged 21 and older showing mostly independent and foreign movies for $8 per ticket
Part of the national Orpheum Circuit, the Orpheum Theater is the highlight of downtown Phoenix's incredible historic architecture
The Gallery @ City Hall is a free art gallery on the first floor of the Phoenix City Hall with over 1000 works of art on display from the Phoenix Municipal Art Collection
Roosevelt is one of Phoenix's earliest neighborhoods, dotted with large homes of the wealthy from the turn of the 20th century century
The Phoenix Art Museum is the largest art museum in the southwest United States, with a collection of more than 18,000 works of American, Asian, European, Latin American, Western American, modern and contemporary art, and fashion design
The Heard Museum is dedicated to Native American cultures and arts, especially those of Arizona and New Mexico
The Wesley Bolin Memorial Plaza is home to several memorials commemorating prominent people, significant wars and other important events in Arizona history