Sights to Behold
Sedona is full of magical secrets just waiting to be explored, from age-old rock temples and vortexes, to modern science exhibitions and national monuments.
A vortex is a place where the Earth’s energy is enhanced. The four main Vortex sites are said to facilitate prayer, meditation and mind/body healing, so be sure to visit: Airport Vortex, Bell Rock, Cathedral Rock and Boynton Canyon.
Red Rock Scenic Byway
The Red Rock Scenic Byway Road is your Gateway to the world-famous Red Rock Country of Sedona, Arizona. The highly acclaimed National Scenic Byway, begins shortly after you exit off Interstate 17 onto State Route 179. The Byway has earned the distinction of being Arizona’s First All-American Road. Although the Red Rock Scenic Byway is only 7.5 miles, it is long on stunning red rock vistas and recreational opportunities. Be sure and stop at the US Forest Service Red Rock Ranger Station, it is a great introduction to the destination.
Chapel of the Holy Cross
This spiritual citadel on a hill is one of the town’s earliest and most endearing landmarks. The distinctive architecture and panoramic views draw in people of all denominations for praise and prayer.
Red Rock Ranger Station
The Red Rock Ranger Station is open daily 9am-4:30pm. Their friendly and knowledgeable Forest Service employees and volunteers can answer your questions about hiking trails, mountain biking, horseback riding, scenic drives, camping, fishing, heritage sites, and more. The Ranger Station has stunning red rock vistas. Address: 8375 State Route 179
Sedona AZ, 86351. Phone: (928) 282-4119
Sedona Art Center
The Sedona Arts Center is a nonprofit educational institution dedicated to nurturing creative discovery, learning and sharing through arts education and artistic development.
Inspired by the natural beauty of Sedona, Egyptian sculptor, Nassan Gobran and a group of local visionaries recognized the need for a place where artists could work, teach, and learn together. The Sedona Arts Center is a rich legacy of the founders’ vision. It’s a gathering place where artists and those who love art can explore, teach and exhibit.
Sedona Heritage Museum
Located in Jordan Historical Park in uptown Sedona, the Sedona Heritage Museum captures lifestyles and works of the people who pioneered this community, from 1876 to the present. Venture through the Museum’s regular exhibits highlighting our Early Settlers, Ranching & Cowboys, the Orchard Industry, movies made in Sedona and Sedona Schnebly, the town’s namesake.