• Museum Named 2018 Nation’s “Best Western Museum”

    The people have spoken! In the January 2018 issue of True West magazine, Western Spirit: Scottsdale’s Museum of the West was named the nation’s “Best Western Museum” by its readers. This readers’ choice award builds upon the museum’s previous recognition as the editors’ choice “Best Western Museum” in both 2017 and 2016. Additionally, the magazine’s […]

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  • Registration is Open for Museum Members’ Cultural Tour

    Registration is now open for the second annual museum members’ cultural tour. The three-day tour will take place April 19 – April 21, 2017. This year’s trip to Northern Arizona will expand your experience with art beyond our galleries, taking you into the private studios of some of today’s most influential western artists. Travel to […]

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  • Western Spirit: Scottsdale’s Museum of the West Named Best Western Art Museum in the Nation

    Since opening in January 2015, Western Spirit: Scottsdale’s Museum of the West has garnered numerous awards, achievements and accolades, including the designation of Smithsonian Affiliate. To these, it can now add “Best Western Art Museum in the Nation” for its “extraordinary exhibitions and dedication to Western art and culture.” “We are honored to be recognized […]

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