About Chandler Museum

The Chandler Museum includes the historic McCullough-Price House, Tumbleweed Ranch and our online resource ChandlerpediA.  Additional Chandler Museum programs, presentations and events are available throughout the Valley. Plan your visit today.


Chandler Museum
at McCullough-Price House

300 S. Chandler Village Drive
Chandler, AZ 85226
TEMPORARILY CLOSED during construction.
Look for our grand opening in late 2018.

Tumbleweed Ranch
Southeast quadrant of Tumbleweed Park
2250 S. McQueen
Chandler, AZ 85286

Outdoor facilities are open daily, 6 a.m. to 6 p.m., and during special events. Field trips and group tours available through reservation by calling 480-782-2874.

There are many locations to experience the Chandler Museum throughout the community.

  • Our award-winning park kiosks tell the history of the areas surrounding City of Chandler Parks through stories of families, businesses, and cultures.  
  • The Chandler Fire Station and Chandler Police Station in downtown Chandler both display exhibits showcasing the history of their departments.  
  • Chandler High School’s administrative offices feature an exhibit about the school’s hundred year history.
  • The San Marcos Hotel, built in 1913, includes historic photograph exhibits just off the hotel lobby.
  • A self- guided walking tour of the Business District in downtown Chandler can be viewed via ceramic tiles on the buildings.  The project, completed in conjunction with the Chandler Cultural Foundation, tells the history of each building.
  • Don’t have time to visit these places? View the online resource ChandlerpediA. It features historic photographs, newspapers, and online exhibits.

Or, if you want to bring Chandler history to your site, book a presentation, rent a banner exhibit, or rent an educational outreach trunk


The Chandler Museum is a division of the City of Chandler's Community Services Department.  It is governed by the Museums Advisory Board


Brenda Brown
Community Services Director
Nate Meyers
Curator of Collections
Jody Crago
Museum Administrator
Lizzie Olson
Customer Service Representative
Tiffani Egnor
Curator of Education
Part-time Education Staff    
Joan Crawford Mary Jean Maloney Linda Voss
Kellen Escoto Stephanie Merrill Susan Wilson
Molly Evans Julia McKee-Ostos  
Becky Howardell Laura Schreiber