7025 N 58th Ave, Glendale Arizona 85301
The American Museum of Nursing was founded in 1993 to house the private collections of Geri Rosato, Nurse Educator and Curator, focusing solely on the history of nursing; past and present. Only a few nursing museums exist in the United States; this museum has attracted international visitors since its inception.
The exhibits feature nursing memorabilia indicative of the wide variety of global settings where nurses have contributed in nursing past; some present.
The museum conducts in-house tours, book signings, and sponsors a variety of community based projects. Nurse gift items are available and there is a library as well as a gift shop. Tours are by appointment only. The museum is situated adjacent to Murphy Park and the library.
Other History nearby:
(Glendale) American Museum of Nursing
(New River) Archaeological Adventures of Arizona
(Chandler) Arizona Railway Museum
(Phoenix) Arizona State Capitol Museum
(Mesa) Arizona Temple Visitors' Center
(Sacaton) Gila Indian Center
04/04 Coming to The Glendale area
National Festival of the West Scottsdale AZ March21-24 Nation Festival of the West is the country's largest celebration of the Old West and the American Cowboy.
Arizona Renaissance Festival Apache Junction AZ March30-31 In addition to village street and pathway events, the Festival has twelve stages of ongoing shows performing every half-hour. From the daily opening ceremony to the closing cannon shot, every Festival minute and every Festival acre is filled with mirth, merriment and marketplace exhibitions.
Marana Main Street Festival Marana AZ April6 Located downtown at Marana Main Street and Civic Center Drive, between the Marana Municipal Complex and the Marana Health Center. There will be:
Concert (Saturday night),
Pancake breakfast (Sunday), and
RV boondocking (Friday-Sunday).
10th Annual Polish Festival Phoenix AZ April13-14 Authentic Polish food, beef, raffle, live entertainment, fun activities for kids.
Prickly Pear Festival Superior AZ August24 The historic copper mining town of Superior hosts a new prickly pear festival featuring a morning “how to pick and juice ‘em” class by Jean Groen.