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Learn About Arizona

Whether you’re planning a visit or researching Arizona for a class project, you’ll find interesting, useful and just plain fun information about the Grand Canyon State here.

Check out each of these sections for kid-friendly information about Arizona:

  • Arizona Facts >> When did Arizona become a state? What’s the state bird? Find out here.
  • Did You Know? >> Learn about the state's one-of-a-kind features with fun factoids about Arizona.
  • Arts & Artifacts >> Arizona is known for Western and Native American art and ancient artifacts.
  • Arizona History >> Native Americans, miners and cowboys are just a few of the exciting folks in Arizona history.
  • Outdoor Recreation >> Arizona is full of extreme adventures – like mountain biking, hiking, rafting and water sports.
  • Archaeology & Geography >> Did you know that Arizona has a meteor crater more than 50 million years old? Find more facts like these.
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