Historic Sites, Anthem, Arizona
Pioneer Living History Villiage
We visited the pioneer village a few years back and found a bunch of original historic buildings that were moved to this location from being destroyed. If you like the pioneer way of life, then this is for you.
Located in North Phoenix, you'll visit over 90 acres of an old 1800's town, Construction of Pioneer Arizona Living History Museum began in September, 1963. Zoning was approved in 1964, and an exit off the freeway was approved in July of 1965. Also in 1965, the museum was notified that the National and School Awards Jury had selected Pioneer Arizona as the recipient of the Freedoms Foundation at Valley Forge Honor Certificate Award in "community programs." giving the museum national recognition for preserving American heritage and outstanding accomplishment in achieving better understanding of the American way of life. [read more]