7333 E Scottsdale Mall, Scottsdale, AZ, United States
NileGuide Expert tip:
Hours vary according to season. Check the museum's website before going.
This small historical museum is located on the site of Scottsdale's first schoolhouse. The red brick edifice is home to various treasures dating back to the city's earliest days, and includes a period reconstruction of a 1910 schoolroom. If you're interested in how the first pioneers to this area fared in the Scottsdale desert, letters, photographs, and original furniture provide some fascinating insight.