Coconino Center for the Arts


The Coconino Center for the Arts exhibits works by local artists and hosts various performances and programs. Check its website for current exhibitions and events. It's behind the Pioneer Museum.

Lonely Planet's must-see attractions

Nearby Flagstaff attractions

1. Pioneer Museum

0.08 MILES

Built in 1908 with volcanic remains from the nearby Mt Elden eruptions, this stone house served as the Coconino County Hospital for the needy and was…

2. Museum of Northern Arizona


Housed in an attractive Craftsman-style stone building amid a pine grove, this small but excellent museum spotlights local American Indian archaeology,…

3. Thorpe Park

1.59 MILES

A great playground with plenty of grass and shade, and a dog park.

4. Lowell Observatory

1.66 MILES

Astronomers, get ready to geek out! Sitting atop a hill just west of downtown, this national historic landmark – famous for the first sighting of Pluto in…

5. Heritage Square

1.86 MILES

The central square in Flagstaff's historic downtown has a handful of cafes offering outdoor seating. In summer there's weekend music and family-friendly…

6. Riordan Mansion State Historic Park

2.59 MILES

Having made a fortune from their Arizona Lumber Company, brothers Michael and Timothy Riordan built this sprawling duplex in 1904. The Craftsman-style…

7. Arboretum

6.16 MILES

This 200-acre arboretum is a lovely spot to take a break and rejuvenate your spirits. Two short trails hug a meadow and wind beneath ponderosa pines,…

8. Walnut Canyon

9.02 MILES

The Sinagua cliff dwellings at Walnut Canyon are set in the nearly vertical walls of a small limestone butte amid this stunning forested canyon. The mile…