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Things to do in North Phoenix

thing to do in north Phoenix

We have been writing this blog so long that it was finally time to tackle a round up of just Phoenix. However, Phoenix is so large that one round up post would be gigantic! So, we are separating it into three easy sections: North Phoenix Central Phoenix East Phoenix Hopefully this will help you navigate…

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Pioneer Living History Museum

pioneer living history

I have driven by the Pioneer Living History Museum in North Phoenix so many times and finally said to my husband one beautiful day in March, “We are going to go THIS WEEKEND”. And so we set out in our wagon (ok a minivan) to 3901 W Pioneer Road in Phoenix, Conveniently located right off…

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Wings of Freedom Tour

Wings of Freedom

I love when I get to see something on Groupon that looks like it will be super fun for my kids. And, the Wings of Freedom tour had planes, history and once again, PLANES! The Wings of Freedom Tour is going on for just a few days at the Goodyear Airport. Since my kids love…

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Musical Instrument Museum-Phoenix

I have been wanting to go to the Musical Instrument Museum in Phoenix for the longest time. It is also known as MIM to many people. It is located at Tatum and the 101 (very near Desert Ridge Marketplace). The prices are a bit higher than other museums, so I was lucky enough to be…

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Pueblo Grande Museum and Ruins-Phoenix

There are so many museums in the Phoenix area that are hidden in plain sight that I often forget to check them out until an event slaps me across the face. Pueblo Grande Museum in Phoenix offered an archaeology class that was great for 7 year olds. Munchie has been into dinosaurs lately, so  this…

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Antelope Island -Utah

Going to Salt Lake City meant a trip to the Salt Lake, of course! Unfortunately, we hit a ton of rain (and even snow) on our trip north, so our pictures really didn’t do the area justice. Antelope Island is located in Syracuse, Utah. It was about a 30 minute drive north of SLC. You…

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Arizona Museum of Natural History

First, I can say is “Wow”! The Arizona Museum of Natural History in Jam packed with things to do and play. Some of the things are not for hands on activities. If you have a wee one that likes to grab or dash on you, this may be a museum that you would like to wait…

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