Wells Fargo History Museum, Phoenix

Wells Fargo History Museum, Phoenix

If you are interested in learning the history of the US west, you will want to visit the Wells Fargo History Museum. It is a quaint little museum that is owned by the Wells Fargo Bank. But don’t let that fool you. There is a lot of history of the west packed into this place. It is located in the heart of downtown Phoenix, next to many other popular destinations, such as Chase Field and the U.S. Airways Center.

You can see an actual stage coach from the company’s past. Kids will love the fact that they can actually climb on in and get the feel of what it was like to be on a stage coach. There is also a nifty recreation of a mining shaft. You can see some beautiful antique firearms here, and there also is a working telegraph.

The Wells Fargo History Museum is open to the public Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. Admission to the museum is free.

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Sight Name: Wells Fargo History Museum
Sight Location: Phoenix, USA (See walking tours in Phoenix)
Sight Type: Museum/Gallery
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