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Science and Technology

This section features museums and other attractions related to science, technology and industrial history, including railroads, aviation and other forms of transportation. Natural history museums are listed in the "Creatures" section but may also be listed here.

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Arizona Museum of Natural History

Mesa, AZ, USA

The Arizona Museum of Natural History is the only natural history museum in the greater Phoenix area. . .


Arizona Railway Museum

Chandler, AZ, USA

This railroad museum has an extensive collection of historic locomotives, railroad passenger cars and other equipment. . .

Arizona Science Center

Phoenix, AZ, USA

The Arizona Science Center is home to over 350 permanent hands-on exhibits. . .

Commemorative Air Force Museum

Mesa, AZ, USA

The Commemorative Air Force Museum houses a collection of historic military aircraft and aviation artifacts. . .


Musical Instrument Museum

Phoenix, AZ, USA

The Musical Instrument Museum in Phoenix is the largest museum of its type in the world. . .

Zoos & Aquariums

Phoenix Zoo

Phoenix, AZ, USA

The Phoenix Zoo is the largest privately owned, non-profit zoo in the United States. . .

Sea Life Arizona Aquarium

Tempe, AZ, USA

Sea Life Arizona is a 26,000 square foot interactive aquarium located at Arizona Mills in Tempe, Arizona. . .

Wildlife World Zoo & Aquarium

Litchfield Park, AZ, USA

Wildlife World Zoo & Aquarium near Phoenix specializes in African and South American animals, and has Arizona's largest collection of exotic animals. . .

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