Flagstaff, Arizona Attractions

Unusual landmarks, museums, roadside attractions, and hidden wonders in Flagstaff and the surrounding area. It's nestled at the base of Mount Eden and winter snow-prone mountains, and yes, this is Arizona. It's also home to Northern Arizona University and a pair of historically significant Muffler Men that serve as sports mascots. Flagstaff is on the way north to the Grand Canyon, or dreamy third-eye Sedona to the south.

Lumberjack Muffler Man - Outside: World's First?

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  • Lumberjack Muffler Man - Outside: World's First?

    Lumberjack Muffler Man - Outside: World's First?

    Flagstaff, Arizona

    Stands on the grounds outside the Skydome arena, and was briefly seen in the 1960s film "Easy Rider."

  • Bedrock City and Raptor Ranch

    Bedrock City and Raptor Ranch

    Williams, Arizona

    Arizona vacation home of The Modern Stone Age Family. Opened in 1972. New owners added birds-of-prey attraction in 2019, but kept Bedrock as well.

  • Lowell Observatory

    Lowell Observatory

    Flagstaff, Arizona

    State of the art in the 1890s. Bankrolled by Percival Lowell, who believed that Mars had canals.

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