Scottsdale Tourist Attractions and Sightseeing
(Scottsdale, Arizona - AZ, USA)
Scottsdale is home to numerous sights and tourist attractions, while the greater Phoenix metropolitan area nearby is home to even more, with attractions ranging from amusement parks to zoos and architectural wonders.
Out of Africa Wildlife Park
Address: 4020 North Cherry Road, Camp Verde, Arizona AZ, 85051, USA
Tel: +1 928 567 2840
Located roughly two hours to the north of Scottsdale and within the town of Camp Verde, come and see animals roam in natural habitats and watch as park keepers perform amazing feats alongside the animals, with a highlight being the 'Tiger Splash' show where keepers swim with tigers while training them. Tram and trolley tours run through the park, allowing you to enjoy the animals at a safe distance and without intruding on their habitat. Attractions include everything from lemurs and giraffes to leopards and lions.
Open hours: Tuesday to Sunday - 09:30 to 17:00
Admission: charge, discount for seniors and children, children under three free
Address: 16001 North Scottsdale Road, Scottsdale, Arizona AZ, 85254, USA
Tel: +1 480 998 2800
Crackerjax is a popular fun park in Scottsdale, featuring three miniature golf courses suitable for all skill levels. Attractions here include go-carts, bumper boats and plenty of fast rides.
Open hours: Sunday to Thursday - 10:00 to 22:00, Friday and Saturday - 10:00 to midnight
Address: 455 North Galvin Parkway, Phoenix, Arizona AZ, 85008, USA
Tel: +1 602 273 1341
Ideal for children, Phoenix Zoo has been appointed as one of America's top five zoos for children. Stretching across 125 acres / 50 hectares of land with over 2 miles / 3 km of walking trails, you will need a half day at the minimum to appreciate the 1,200 animals and other attractions on exhibit here. Boasting everything from African beasts to bizarre reptiles, the zoo offers visitors and educational experience and chance to learn more about their favorite creatures.
Open hours: daily - 09:00 to 17:00, seasonal variations apply
Admission: charge, discounts available for seniors and children, children under three free
Address: 7408 East Osborn Road, Scottsdale, Arizona AZ, 85251, USA
Tel: +1 480 312 2586
Located in the heart of downtown Scottsdale, this stadium hosts regular sporting events, incluing popular baseball matches, along with various cultural events. Scottsdale Stadium is an inexpensive attraction, with good facilities nearby, includings shops and restaurants.
Open hours: hours vary, call for details
Address: 12621 Frank Lloyd Wright Boulevard, Scottsdale, Arizona AZ, USA
Tel: +1 480 860 8810
The one time home, studio and architectural campus of Frank Lloyd Wright, the Taliesin West was the visionary designers winter retreat. The site remains a working studio and school and is host to regular art exhibitions. Guided tours of the Taliesin West attractions are available for visitors who are interested in learning more about the acclaimed architect and his work.
Open hours: daily - 09:00 to 16:15, seasonal variations apply
Admission: charge, discounts available for seniors, students and children, children under four free