Where is Willo located?
In downtown Phoenix, AZ, West of 1st Ave to 7th Ave. It is bounded by McDowell Road on the south, Thomas Road on the north. See map
Centrally located in the heart of Phoenix, and just a few minutes from Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport, Willo is at the core of the Valley's freeway and public transportation networks. The Phoenix METRO light rail, the bus system, DASH (Downtown Area Shuttle) and DEE (Downtown Evening Express) make it easy to get where you need to be.
Arts, Culture, Music and Sports
From museums to musicals, concerts to sporting events, Willo is close to it all.
Phoenix Art Museum
Since 1959, the Museum has served as the cornerstone of Phoenix's art and cultural community, providing the people of Arizona with great art from around the world and amazing cultural experiences boasting over 18,000 works of American, Asian, European, Latin American, Western American, modern and contemporary art, and fashion design.
The multi-purpose Symphony Hall, is home to The Phoenix Symphony, Arizona Opera and Ballet Arizona and also the site for Broadway touring companies, a variety of dance productions, and appearances by popular entertainers, as well as the location for business seminars, and convention general sessions. Symphony Hall is located two miles from Willo, just a short LIGHT rail train ride.
The Heard Museum is located walking distance from Willo just across Central Ave. The museum was established to educate the public about the heritage and the living cultures and arts of Native peoples, with emphasis on the peoples of the Southwest.
Music abounds in downtown Phoenix. From small clubs to the major venues, all are within minutes of the Willo.
Just a few minutes down Central Ave. are two of the cities largest sports venues playing host to the Phoenix Suns and Mercury, and the World Champion Arizona Diamondbacks. Not far and available via LIGHT rail is Arizona State University, home of the Arizona State University Sun Devils.