They help us being closer to the people we love, and also to stay communicated with the world.

In our globalized planet, it will be impossible to live without them. The importance vehicles have today is huge, and fortunately, there are a lot of places that teach us about vehicles in Phoenix. From cars, trains, aircrafts, to classic automobiles, here’s a list of the best places in Phoenix for your kids to have fun while they learn about this important inventions.

Martin Auto Museum
Where: 17641 North Black Canyon Highway, Phoenix, Arizona 85023, USA

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At Martin Auto Museum you will find different type of vehicles that represent important periods in automotive history!

This is the perfect place for those interested in vehicles, art or even history!

Hours:
Tuesday – Saturday: 10am-5pm

Penske Racing Museum
Where: 7125 E Chauncey Ln, Phoenix, AZ, USA

Best Places in Phoenix For Kids Who Love Vehicles!

This museum showcases an amazing collection of cars and trophies and it chronicles of one of the most successful dynasties in sports.

Aside from the cool replicas, you can check the calendar and see the variety of events they host during the year.

Hours:
Monday – Saturday: 8am – 4pm
Sunday: 12pm – 5pm

Arizona Commemorative Air Force Museum
Where: 2017 N Greenfield Rd, Mesa, AZ 85215, USA

Best Places in Phoenix For Kids Who Love Vehicles!

This is a museum of one of the most  important mean of transport that exists: aviation.

And not only simple plain aviation, but combat aviation. Learn how aircrafts evolved as a vital part of sea and ground operations from World War II to present days.

Hours:
Oct. 1 – May 31
10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Open 7 days a week
June 1 – Sept. 30
9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Wed. – Sun.

Arizona Railway Museum
Where: 330 E Ryan Rd, Chandler, AZ 85286, USA

Best Places in Phoenix For Kids Who Love Vehicles!

This is a museum of one of the most  important mean of transport that exists: aviation.

And not only simple plain aviation, but combat aviation. Learn how aircrafts evolved as a vital part of sea and ground operations from World War II to present days.

Hours:
Oct. 1 – May 31
10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Open 7 days a week
June 1 – Sept. 30
9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Wed. – Sun.

Phoenix Trolley Museum
Where: 1117 Grand Avenue, Phoenix, Arizona 85007, USA

Best Places in Phoenix For Kids Who Love Vehicles!

Phoenix Trolley Museum  is dedicated to the preservation of trolley cars. 

This is an interesting place to visit if you want to learn something different about Phoenix’s history.

Hours:
Saturdays 9am – 4pm
October through May

Hall of Flame Museum of Firefighting
Where: 6101 E Van Buren St, Phoenix, AZ 85008, USA

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We all know how important the job of the firefighters is, but do we pay attention to the uniforms and special equipment they need in order to be able to do the job? 

At the Hall of Flame Museum of Firefighting and the National Firefighting Hall of Heroes you will learn and see everything related to the firefighters work, including one of their most important: the fire truck.

Hours:
Monday through Saturday 9 am to 5 pm
Sundays: Noon to 4 pm

The Franklin Auto Museum
Where: 1405 East Kleindale Road, Tucson, AZ 85719, USA

The entire family will enjoy this classic automobiles exhibit, and if you love the tour, you will be able to buy a Tour of the Franklin Museum DVD to watch at home!

Hours:
Open Mid Oct. to Memorial Day.
Wed-Sat 10AM to 4PM.
Other hours by appointment.

Adobe Mountain Railroad Museum
Where: 23280 N 43rd Ave, Glendale, AZ 85310, USA

Best Places in Phoenix For Kids Who Love Vehicles!

The Adobe Mountain Railroad Museum is a great idea for the entire family.

Whether you like railroad history, model railroading, the arts or just want to have some fun outdoors and learn at the same time, this is a great place to visit!

Hours:
Sunday 12pm to 4.30pm

Pima Air & Space Museum
Where: 6000 East Valencia Road, Tucson, AZ, USA

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Your kid will love Pima Air & Space Museum!

With more than 350 historical aircrafts, six indoor exhibit hangars and panoramic virtual tours you will have guaranteed fun and will learn a lot about aircrafts and space.

Hours:
Open 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM Daily

Phoenix Police Museum
Where: 17 South 2nd Avenue, Phoenix, AZ, USA

Best Places in Phoenix For Kids Who Love Vehicles!

You will not only learn about Police History, but also about what they need to do their jobs: uniforms, weapons, and of course the importance of the police vehicles.

Hours:
Weekdays: 9am – 3pm
(Last entrance at 2:45PM)