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Taliesin West
1. Taliesin West
One of Scottsdale's top attractions, Taliesin West is an astounding example of architectural prowess and is currently listed as a National Historic Landmark. Architect Frank Lloyd Wright owned Taliesin West as his winter home in the desert, and it was also the home of his subsequent foundation. Now, the brilliant modern property is open for a wide variety of tours, and is a unique spot worth exploring!
Taliesin West
1. Taliesin West
One of Scottsdale's top attractions, Taliesin West is an astounding example of architectural prowess and is currently listed as a National Historic Landmark. Architect Frank Lloyd Wright owned Taliesin West as his winter home in the desert, and it was also the home of his subsequent foundation. Now, the brilliant modern property is open for a wide variety of tours, and is a unique spot worth exploring!
2. Desert Botanical Garden
The Desert Botanical Garden is not your average botanical garden since it is encompassed entirely of plants adapted to survive in this extreme environment. Cacti and succulents line the various trails through the gardens, and are host to a variety of special events like "Electric Desert," a nighttime light and sound experience where nature is the canvas. The Desert Botanical Garden is an ideal, safe way to experience Arizona's iconic landscape!
Desert Botanical Garden
Desert Botanical Garden
2. Desert Botanical Garden
The Desert Botanical Garden is not your average botanical garden since it is encompassed entirely of plants adapted to survive in this extreme environment. Cacti and succulents line the various trails through the gardens, and are host to a variety of special events like "Electric Desert," a nighttime light and sound experience where nature is the canvas. The Desert Botanical Garden is an ideal, safe way to experience Arizona's iconic landscape!
McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park
3. McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park
A perfect family friendly outing, a trip to the McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park offers 30 acres of fun right in the center of Scottsdale. Here, you can take a ride on the Paradise & Pacific Railroad, and a vintage 1950 carousel! There are a ton of quaint shops, exhibits, playgrounds, and plenty of picnic-worthy grassy fields. There's sure to be something for everyone at this expansive, creative park!
McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park
3. McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park
A perfect family friendly outing, a trip to the McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park offers 30 acres of fun right in the center of Scottsdale. Here, you can take a ride on the Paradise & Pacific Railroad, and a vintage 1950 carousel! There are a ton of quaint shops, exhibits, playgrounds, and plenty of picnic-worthy grassy fields. There's sure to be something for everyone at this expansive, creative park!
4. OdySea in the Desert
OdySea in the Desert is an entertainment center full of attractions ranging from a diverse aquarium, butterfly wonderland, and interactive Dolphin play area, among many more! There are over 20 venues for dining, shopping, and other amusements in the area for your convenience throughout your visit, as well as a lively outdoor courtyard. This large entertainment hub offers endless fun and excitement all day long!
OdySea in the Desert
OdySea in the Desert
4. OdySea in the Desert
OdySea in the Desert is an entertainment center full of attractions ranging from a diverse aquarium, butterfly wonderland, and interactive Dolphin play area, among many more! There are over 20 venues for dining, shopping, and other amusements in the area for your convenience throughout your visit, as well as a lively outdoor courtyard. This large entertainment hub offers endless fun and excitement all day long!
McDowell Sonoran Preserve
5. McDowell Sonoran Preserve
Outdoor Enthusiasts will love the McDowell Sonoran Conversancy, which strives to preserve and protect the natural beauty of the Sonoran Desert. The Nature Preserve encompasses over 30,500 acres of land, 195 miles of walking and biking trails, and is maintained by 650 volunteers. Come support this non profit and spend the day exploring the rugged desert landscape with the McDowell Sonoran Conservancy!
McDowell Sonoran Preserve
5. McDowell Sonoran Preserve
Outdoor Enthusiasts will love the McDowell Sonoran Conversancy, which strives to preserve and protect the natural beauty of the Sonoran Desert. The Nature Preserve encompasses over 30,500 acres of land, 195 miles of walking and biking trails, and is maintained by 650 volunteers. Come support this non profit and spend the day exploring the rugged desert landscape with the McDowell Sonoran Conservancy!
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