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Gilbert Historical Museum

10 S Gilbert Rd, Gilbert, AZ 85296-1047
+1 480-926-1577
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Very informational and enjoyable

We frequently passed by this place and finally decided to stop by and visit given we'd just... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
John B
Gilbert, Arizona
Local history in heart of Gilbert

This museum is housed in the original Gilbert High School,. Docents are knowledgeable and... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2017
Gilbert, Arizona
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10 S Gilbert Rd, Gilbert, AZ 85296-1047
+1 480-926-1577
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We frequently passed by this place and finally decided to stop by and visit given we'd just recently moved to Gilbert. The staff are very friendly and helpful, it's chock full of photos and memorabilia detailing Gilbert's history, its founders and early settlers, etc. We...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 8 November 2017

This museum is housed in the original Gilbert High School,. Docents are knowledgeable and welcoming. You can see it in an hour or less.

Thank buckskinboots
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

The train museum in the basement was open on the Saturday we visited. It is free and a quick walk through. The museum is in the original elementary school of Gilbert. Many rooms with historical accounts and pictures and show cases. Cost is $5 per...More

Thank kebass
Reviewed 7 September 2017

A concrete experience of what it was like in the early days of Gilbert. Actual utensils, displays of actual room furnishings, farm machinery. A well done effort in a simple fashion. Good documentation to assist in complete understanding of exhibits. A good place to relax...More

Thank C8362TFrobertr
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

I took my 13-year-old grandson to go through the museum. Although Ive lived in Gilbert for 31 years I realized after going through the museum that I didn't know that much about its history. This museum certainly filled in the gaps.

Thank gilbertgranny
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

I am always curious to see new places and had a chance to stop by and see the Museum after a business meting we held in one of their conference rooms. A good exhibit of local history about the origins and evolution of Gilbert. Nice...More

Thank Rafael P
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Amazing and interesting organized museum filled with deep town history and fun surprises. Friendly locals work there who are informative and helpful. The person working there explains the layout of the place and gives you a map. On the back of the map, for each...More

Thank PeonyRoze
Reviewed 27 February 2017

We live less than 1/2 mile from this little museum, but didn't make it a priority to stop in to visit until after living close by for 18+ years. It is a lovely, quaint environment. It was very enlightening to see how our wonderful city...More

Thank CKR89
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

My wife and I toured the Gilbert Historical Museum. It's the old Gilbert School built in the early 1900'stages, was later converted to the school administration building and the historic building converted to a museum which contains school, civic, family life styles, military, fire, police...More

Thank Dave49ers
Reviewed 7 February 2017

The Gilbert Historical Museum is a treasure-filled adventure for anyone who has lived in Gilbert, or those who are just traveling through. The many artifacts give the visitor a look into the past and for those who have questions, the volunteers who work there are...More

Thank Katharine M
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aaron p
16 July 2015|
Response from aaron p |
whats the entry free foe the gilbert historical museum?
Ed D
12 July 2015|
Response from Yesenia B | Reviewed this property |
The Gilbert Historical Museum is open Tuesday through Saturday from 9:00am to 4:00pm.