• CANCELLED – OK Chorale

    ** PLEASE NOTE THIS PROGRAM HAS BEEN CANCELLED **  

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  • CLOSED – Easter Sunday

    The museum will be closed on Easter Sunday, April 16 and will reopen at 9:30 a.m. on Tuesday, April 18. For more information on our hours and admission, please click here.

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  • “Grizzly”

    Follow the journeys of two grizzly bears from Yellowstone National Park − one a mother who struggles to protect and teach her tiny cubs, and the other a young male who fights for survival in a valley full of wolves, black bears and bigger grizzlies. This film presentation is provided courtesy of Smithsonian Channel. Included […]

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  • Homeschool Day

    Scottsdale’s Museum of the West invites you to an exciting day of adventures and discoveries specifically designed for homeschooled students! On April 20, between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m., each of the museum’s seven exhibitions will feature an interactive experience designed to encourage children to make choices, engage in conversations, share discoveries, and develop critical […]

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  • Dolan Ellis, Arizona’s Official State Balladeer

    An Arizona living legend, Dolan Ellis has been delighting audiences since he was first appointed the title of Arizona’s Official State Balladeer by Governor Sam Goddard in 1966. His vast repertoire of informative and often hilarious poems, folk songs and stories of life in the 48th state have made him a beloved and enduring audience […]

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  • Last Day – The Taos Society of Artists

    April 30, 2017 is the final day of The Taos Society of Artists exhibition on display at Western Spirit: Scottsdale’s Museum of the West.   This major exhibition, sponsored by Scottsdale Art Auction, highlights the important artwork and careers of the Taos Society of Artists (founded in 1915). It features a selection of these 19 […]

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  • Mother’s Day

    On Mother’s Day (Sunday, May 14) all moms receive FREE museum admission and a complimentary issue of Western Art Collector magazine (while supplies last)! Enjoy your visit with a free, docent-led tour of our exhibitions, offered at 11:15 a.m., 12:15 p.m. and 1:15 p.m.

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  • Last Day – John Coleman: Past/Present/Future

    May 31, 2017 is the final day of the exhibition John Coleman: Past/Present/Future on display at Western Spirit: Scottsdale’s Museum of the West. Images of American Indians infused with the history and mythology of the American West have made John Coleman one of the nation’s most highly regarded contemporary artists. This exhibition, made possible by […]

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  • Gallery Renovation–Special Pricing

    Three exciting new exhibitions are opening in June at the museum! In preparation, these gallery spaces will be closed Thursday through Sunday, June 1 through June 4. During this time, museum guests will be able to enjoy six current exhibitions, listed below, at a half-priced admission rate.  1st Floor The Abe Hays Family Spirit of […]

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  • Gallery Renovation–Special Pricing

    Three exciting new exhibitions are opening in June at the museum! In preparation, these gallery spaces will be closed Thursday through Sunday, June 1 through June 4. During this time, museum guests will be able to enjoy six current exhibitions, listed below, at a half-priced admission rate. 1st Floor The Abe Hays Family Spirit of […]

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