Museums offer not only tons of fun for all age groups, but also unique educational experiences. Peoria is full of museums that highlight local history, vibrant art, music, and more. If you’re looking for plans this weekend, head over to one of these museums near our apartments in Peoria:
Musical Instrument Museum
This museum in Peoria is the only one of its kind, allowing visitors to see and hear thousands of musical instruments from around the world. One of their current exhibitions covers “the power of music across its 6,000 year history.” Throughout the museum, you’ll also find display cases filled with artifacts from some of the most famous musicians around the world. For hands-on learning, they even have an experience gallery, where you can play instruments yourself.
Phoenix Art Museum
As one of the largest art museums in the Southwestern US, Phoenix Art Museum receives around 300,000 guests every year. The facility boasts museum collections of over 20,000 works and vibrant photography exhibitions that will impress anyone. Housed in a post-modern structure, Phoenix Art Museum is ideal for art tourists or those looking for a world-class art experience.
Children's Museum of Phoenix
Head over to the Children's Museum to play, learn and explore. A big funky playground meets visitors on the first floor of the museum. At this venue, you’ll also find art rooms and pretend playrooms, where visitors can get into character and pretend to cook or shop. There is also an art studio for creative expression as well as a block display where visitors can build to their own imagination.
Are you looking for comfortable apartments in Peoria in a convenient location close to restaurants and exciting attractions? Contact us for more information about Ocio Plaza Del Rio. We’re excited to give you a tour!