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Peoria

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As a great family or group adventure, Peoria boasts Greater Phoenix's only Smithsonian Institution affiliate, the Challenger Space Center of Arizona, offering simulated space missions and astronomy training. Peoria is also the Spring Training home of the Seattle Mariners and the San Diego Padres. Enjoy Peoria's proximity to the recreation at Lake Pleasant, Arizona second largest lake.

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For Visitors Information:

8765 West Kelton Lane, Bldg C-1

Peoria, AZ 85382

(623) 979-3601

Visit the Official Peoria Website

  • County: Maircopa
  • Year of Incorporation: 1954
  • Elevation: 1,148
  • Population: 132,300

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