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Arizona

The 48th state in the USA, admitted on February 14, 1912.

The Southwestern state of Arizona is overflowing with spectacular legends, monuments, scenery and history. If you are looking to learn how Indian Chiefs Geronimo & Cochise fought against frontiersmen, or experience the famous gunfight at the O.K. Corral. Surrounded by breathtaking scenes of the Petrified Forest, the Hoover Dam, the largest stand of Ponderosa Pine Trees in the world or of The Grand Canyon, naturally carved out from the very river that runs through it, the Colorado River; Arizona is your destination.

Some facts about Arizona:

State Abbreviation: AZ
Population: 6,392,017
Area: 113,998 square miles
State Nickname: The Grand Canyon State
State Motto: Ditat Deus
State Capital: Phoenix
Largest City: Phoenix
Official Web Site: http://az.gov/

 

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