Temporarily Closed. Join us on Facebook to stay updated on the construction of the new museum project. Exhibits, research, an archive center and the museum's Administrative Offices are at this location.
The 1938 home is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
An outdoor museum and learning environment that explores agriculture in the East Valley. Features a 1917 home, a historic grocery store, and farm equipment.
Everything you wanted to know about Chandler history in one online place. Take a wiki walk through Chandler history, exploring online exhibits, the museum collections, and even conduct your own research from home.
With No Past, What Future? Saving the East Valley's Historic Soul, East Valley Tribune,
Dec. 3, 2017
Early Chandler Businesses Strengthened the Community, San Tan Sun News, Dec. 2, 2017
A Brief History of the Chandler Ostrich Festival, azcentral.com, March 10, 2017
Archive of our expertise and collection in the media
Field trips to Tumbleweed Ranch, outreach trunks with lesson plans, traveling banner exhibits and much more. We have teaching resources to bring your lessons to life.
See Chandler Museum Administrator Jody Crago give his talk at TEDxChandlerPublicLibrary on October 14, 2017 - Objects of my obsession: How everyday objects connect us to people and our world
Read the Arizona Republic's article, published on November 9, 2017, about the new Chandler Museum:
A long time coming' for $6M Chandler Museum now under construction
Check out Tumbleweed Time Travelers, the new monthly early education program at Tumbleweed Ranch with hands-on activities and something to take home. Free to attend!
Second Tuesdays. October thru April, 10 - 11 a.m.