- Our list of the best things to do in Phoenix, Arizona, features the top 291 nearby activities — including 98 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Phoenix, AZ has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Sports & Fitness, Outdoor Places, Entertainment & Shows, and Amusement.
- The results below include the top 38 things to do within the city of Phoenix, AZ , followed by 254 popular activities in nearby cities, including Tempe, Glendale, Scottsdale, Mesa, Chandler, Fountain Hills, Gilbert, Surprise, Goodyear, Peoria, Avondale, Cave Creek, Sun City and Buckeye
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600 East Washington Street, Phoenix, AZ 85004 MoreLess Info
With more than 300 hands-on exhibits, Arizona Science Center awaits children of all ages to acquaint them with everything that science means, from human anatomy to weather phenomenon, and from the SkyCycle to the nanotechnologies.
84% 187 votes
10215 S. Central Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85040 MoreLess Info
For the family-friendly trail ride experience of a lifetime, visit Arizona Horses (Ponderosa Stables and South Mountain Stables) and leave the rest to their guides and Mother Nature. Visitors can also choose their sumptuous steak dinner trail ride at sunset.
73% 347 votes
201 East Jefferson Street, Phoenix, AZ 85004 MoreLess Info
The Talking Stick Resort Arena is a large-scale entertainment and sports complex within Phoenix. The venue serves as the home of the Phoenix Suns basketball team and holds a variety of performances and shows including musical concerts and standup comedy.
Thrill seekers of all ages will love their visit to Castles N' Coasters, a family friendly theme park with something fun for everyone. Ride the coasters, play mini golf, enjoy the bumper cars and cool off on the log flume ride, just to name a few of the attractions.
Built by a dying father as a tribute to his daughter, Mystery Castle, is a three story structure replete with unique architectural techniques and native stones. Completed in 1945, the castle features many southwestern antiques, thirteen fireplaces and parapets.
As the spring training facility for the Dodgers, Camelback Ranch opens its doors to the public, providing a large stadium to watch these professional baseball players practice. Before practice, the players are available for autographs and pictures.