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3 Best Landmarks in Tucson, AZ

Expert recommended Top 3 Landmarks in Tucson, Arizona. All of our landmarks actually face a rigorous 50-Point Inspection, which includes customer reviews, history, complaints, ratings, satisfaction, trust, cost and general excellence. You deserve only the best!

ARIZONA STATE MUSEUM

1013 East University Boulevard, Tucson, AZ 85721 DIRECTIONS

Since 1893

Here’s The Deal:
Arizona State Museum is the oldest and largest anthropological research facility in the U.S. Southwest. The museum is originally a repository for the collection and protection of archaeological resources. ASM gives a full schedule of public programs celebrating the region's ancient indigenous and enduring Native cultures. It provides an expansive collection that is an exceptional tool for researching, teaching, and appreciating the 13,000-year human history in the area. The museum presents many opportunities to explore the region's ancient indigenous and living native cultures through exhibits rich in material, interactive docent tours. They offer free admission for ASM members, kids 17 and under.

SPECIALTY:
Collections, Education Materials, Hands-on Activities, Exhibits, Guided and Travel Tours, Lectures, College and School Groups, Campus, Architectural Buildings, Historical Places, Museum Store, Workshops & Facility Rental

Price: Admission:
Adults (18+) $8
Seniors (65+) $6

[email protected]

statemuseum.arizona.edu

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Tue-Sat: 10am - 4pm
Mon & Sun: Closed

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PRESIDIO SAN AGUSTIN DEL TUCSON

196 North Court Avenue, Tucson, AZ 85701 DIRECTIONS

Since 1775

Here’s The Deal:
'Presidio San Agustin del Tucson Museum' is a replica of the Tucson Presidio, established in 1775. The original fortress was built by Spanish soldiers during the 18th century and was the founding structure of what became the city of Tucson. It contains an original Sonoran Row house dating back 150 years and an original Native American pit house dating back 2000 years. Docent tours discuss life in the Santa Cruz Valley for early Native Americans, Presidio residents, and Territorial Period settlers. Tourists can also see where the original Presidio wall was located. During the museum's Living History Days, the Presidio Museum comes alive, allowing visitors to feel what it would have been like to be in the Presidio at its height of occupation in the late 18th century and during the 19th century Territorial Period. The museum offers free admission for Presidio Museum members, children five and under, and active and retired military during the summer.

SPECIALTY:
Turquoise Trail Tour, Mainly Murals Tour, Public Art, Murals Tour, Barrio Viejo Walking Tour, Blacksmithing, Soldier Drills, Firing a Four-Pound Bronze Cannon, Children's Games, Tastings of Handmade Tortillas, Educational Programs, Exhibitions, Libation Walking and Group Tour, Events, Museum Shop, Venue Rentals, Permanent Collections & School Visit

Price: Admission:
General Public - $5
Children 6-13 years - $1

[email protected]

tucsonpresidio.com

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Wed-Sun: 10am - 4pm
Mon & Tue: Closed

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FORT LOWELL MUSEUM

2900 North Craycroft Road, Tucson, AZ 85712 DIRECTIONS

Since 1873

Here’s The Deal:
Fort Lowell Museum was a United States Army post active from 1873 to 1891 on the outskirts of Tucson, Arizona. The Museum contains displays and events that chronicle the history of the army during the Apache Wars. The building houses collections of military artifacts that are permanent and evolving. The Museum provides functions every Saturday, from June to July. Visitors can experience the life of the army and try their handcrafts like soap and candle making. In addition, it provides insight into the lives of the men, women, and children who lived and worked in the Lowell region of the fort over the centuries.

SPECIALTY:
Music, Permanent Collections, Facility Rentals, Exhibitions, Store, Shop, Landmarks, Historical Buildings, Education Goals, Food, Games & Programs

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Thu-Sat: 9am - 4pm
Sun-Wed: Closed

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