On April 8, 1946, Thunderbird School of Global Management (originally known as the American Institute for Foreign Trade [AIFT]) was chartered on the Glendale, Arizona land. World War II airbase, known as Thunderbird Field No. 1, trained pilots from around the world during wartime.
Arizona Christian University Hotel & Conference Center, boasts an intriguing history and excellent service; all set within 65 acres in Glendale. With guest rooms overlooking beautiful manicured desert landscaping – it truly is Glendale’s hidden gem.
Located at 59th Avenue and Greenway, our friendly and professional staff welcomes corporate gatherings and travelers alike.
- Close proximity to spring training stadiums
- Minutes from Westgate, State Farm Stadium, Top Golf and Tanger Outlets
- Access to adjacent YMCA
- 40,000 sq. ft. of total meeting space including tiered auditoriums
- Coming soon, Tower Grill, serving contemporary American cuisine at the historic Tower Building built in 1946 and renovated in 2005