Show Low Historical Society Museum Mission Statement
Our mission is to collect, preserve and exhibit “historically significant” Native and American objects, photographs, books, archival material and works of art pertinent to the White Mountains of Arizona.
A note about our gift shop located in the foyer as you enter the building. (As we are non-profit we do not charge sales tax on any of gift shop items.) Our gift shop offers “Turn of the Card” playing card decks with the story of how Show Low got its name. We also carry t-shirts, caps, jewelry, art, area maps, post cards, books(several written by local authors), and information about Show Low and other local surrounding communities.
This typewriter is from the old post office room. It is from the 1930’s and was used for various office duties. One may imagine a young woman typing away while customers line out the door to see her brand new typewriter! It was the…
Stop by today to see the amazing mural on the side of the museum painted by local artist Steve Taylor. Ask the front desk about his amazing work and where it can be found for purchase.