Historic Districts

Phoenix is home to an abundance of fabulous historic properties spread out over 36 designated historic districts. With options ranging from turn of the century charmers to classic mid-century homes, Phoenix’s historic neighborhoods offer something for everyone interested in preserving the city’s heritage.

Key Features

Neighborhood Pride: Each architecturally significant historic district features special characteristics that make it unlike the others. Take a tour through these neighborhoods to see why residents take such great pride in their unique district.

Willo District: Originally planned in the 1920s as a suburb, the Willo District today is an essential part of the Downtown Phoenix residential scene. With home styles ranging from Spanish Colonial to mid-century ranches, Willo is an architectural treat.

Nest Picks

Historic Home Tours

Don’t just stay on the outside looking in—join one of the many historic home tours offered throughout Central Phoenix to get a look at the stunning interiors and hear the stories of your favorite historic homes.

Downtown Phoenix Farmers Market

This is your destination for fresh, local ingredients! Run by nonprofit Community Food Connections, the farmers market supports growers and brings nutritious food right into the heart of the city.

The Wiseguy at Pizzeria Bianco

Need a pizza fix? Come to Phoenix’s source for mouthwatering pizza, Pizzeria Bianco. Our favorite creation is the Wiseguy—roasted onion, house-smoked mozzarella, and fennel sausage—fuggedaboutit!

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