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Attractions in Tucson, Arizona

Amusements

  • Funtasticks Family Fun Park

    221 East Wetmore Road
    Tucson, AZ 85705
    520-888-4653
    Funtasticks offers mini-golf, go-karts, batting cages, bumper boats, a seven-ride Kiddie Land, and a state-of-the-art video arcade. Atlantis Laser Odyssey is also available. This 5,200 square foot,...
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  • Old Tucson Studios

    201 South Kinney Road
    Tucson, AZ 85735
    520-883-0100
    Voted Best Western Movie Set in 2005 by both Editors and Readers of True West magazine, and recently listed among five one-of-a-kind Tucson sites by USA Today, Old Tucson Studios features film and TV...
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  • Tucson Greyhound Park

    2601 South Third Avenue
    Tucson, AZ 85713
    520-884-7576
    Tucson Greyhound Park has been providing entertainment to Southern Arizona for over six decades.
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Casinos

Historic Homes & Buildings

  • Historic Stone Avenue Temple

    564 South Stone Avenue
    Tucson, AZ 85701
    520-670-9073
    The first synagogue in the Arizona territory that is now a center for regional Jewish history and community events.
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  • San Xavier del Bac Mission

    1950 West San Xavier Road
    Tucson, AZ 85746
    Located on the Tohono O'odham Reservation
    520-294-2624
    Acclaimed as one of the finest examples of mission architecture in U.S., the San Xavier del Bac Mission is located in Southwest Tucson.
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  • St. Augustine Cathedral

    192 South Stone Avenue
    Tucson, AZ 85701
    520-623-6351
    In the mid 1800s, St. Augustine was built. A historical marker in a small park at Church and Broadway downtown marks the location of that adobe and stone structure, whose arched portal now decorates...
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  • Tombstone Epitaph

    9 South Fifth Street
    Tucson, AZ 85638
    520-457-2211
    Visit the newspaper museum displaying vintage newspapers and printing equipment. Read the original 1881 reports of the Gunfight at the O.K. Corral. See how newspapers were printed in the 1880's.
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Museums & Galleries

  • Arizona Historical Society Museum Downtown

    949 East 2nd Street
    Tucson, AZ 85719
    520-628-5774
    The Arizona Historical Society has the world's largest collection of Arizona history artifacts, documents, and photographs.
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  • Arts Partnership Gallery

    125 South Arizona Avenue
    Tucson, AZ520-624-9977
    Located in downtown arts district featuring juried emerging artists.
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  • DeGrazia Gallery

    6300 North Swan Road
    Tucson, AZ 85718
    520-299-9191
    The adobe gallery was designed and built by artist Ted DeGrazia, who achieved worldwide acclaim for his colorful paintings of people and places of the Southwest. Opened in the early 1960's, the...
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  • Fort Lowell Museum

    2900 North Craycroft Road
    Tucson, AZ 85712
    520-885-3832
    The museum depicts life at Fort Lowell as a frontier Arizona army post. Long-term and changing exhibits.
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  • Gallery at 6th & 6th

    439 North Sixth Avenue
    Tucson, AZ 85705
    520-903-0650
    The Gallery at 6th & 6th specializes in American Modernism from the 1940s forward, as well as contemporary art continuing that tradition.
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  • International Wildlife Museum

    4800 West Gates Pass Road
    Tucson, AZ 85745
    520-629-0100
    This museum highlights over 400 species of insects, mammals and birds from around the globe. Some of the collections are more than 100 years old and all the animals found at the museum were donated...
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  • La Pilita Museum Gallery

    420 South Main Avenue in Barrio Viejo
    Tucson, AZ 85701
    520-882-7454
    The museum is a living repository of photos and oral histories of Barrio Viejo and El Hoyo.
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  • Mountain Shadow Gallery

    3001 East Skyline Drive, Suite 109
    Tucson, AZ 85718
    520-577-6301
    Featuring contemporary, original art of local and national artists; displaying oil, watercolor, acrylic paintings, bronze & steel sculptures, furniture, & ceramics. Open seven days a week from 10...
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  • Philabaum Glass Studio & Gallery

    711 South Sixth Avenue
    Tucson, AZ 85701
    520-884-7404
    Philabaum Glass Studio & Gallery is a contemporary glass art and glassblowing studio.
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  • Pima Air & Space Museum

    6000 East Valencia Road
    Tucson, AZ 85706
    520-574-0462
    The Pima Air & Space Museum is the largest Air & Space Museum in the Western United States.
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  • Pima County Sports Hall of Fame

    110 South Church Avenue, La Placita Village
    Tucson, AZ 85701
    520-296-3788
    A museum for sports fans, covering 90 years of Arizona sports history, honoring world champions, local legends, 40 sports, and 220 superstars.
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  • Postal History Foundation

    920 North First Avenue
    Tucson, AZ 85719
    520-623-6652
    While it maintains the largest and one of the finest facilities dedicated to postal history in the western United States, the Foundation is also the only museum that operates an extensive youth...
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  • Southern Arizona Transportation Museum

    414 North Toole Avenue
    Tucson, AZ 85701
    520-623-2223
    This museum features a steam locomotive and outdoor/indoor exhibits exploring the impact of the railroad on Tucson.
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  • T-Rex Museum

    4125 North Sassy Drive
    Marana, AZ 85705
    520-289-4149
    The T-Rex Museum has fossils, replicas, science, art, fast facts and hands on exhibits that take you through 570 Million years of prehistory. Every child through the door has the chance to dig up...
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  • Toy Train Operating Museum

    3975 North Miller Avenue, P.O. Box 85425
    Tucson, AZ 85705
    520-888-2222
    A charitable, non-profit organization dedicated to the hobby of model railroading by providing the public with an interactive museum of operating toy train layouts and displays.
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  • Tucson Children's Museum

    200 South Sixth Avenue
    Tucson, AZ 85702
    520-792-9985
    Come to the museum and experience a fun way of learning. All the exhibits are hands-on, encouraging interaction and triggering each child's intellect.
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  • Tucson Museum of Art & Historic Block

    140 North Main Avenue
    Tucson, AZ 85701
    520-624-2333
    Tucson's premiere visual arts destination. The Tucson Museum of Art has been a collecting museum for more than twenty-five years with more than 7,000 pieces.
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  • Tucson Rodeo Parade & Parade Museum

    6th Avenue & Irvington Road
    Tucson, AZ 85702
    520-294-1280
    There are now over one hundred fifty buggys and wagons on display and additional artifacts of the old west are being collected continually. There is a typical western street with various shops that...
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National Parks & Natural Wonders

  • Saguaro National Park

    3693 South Old Spanish Trail
    Tucson, AZ 85730
    520-733-5153
    Located on two sides of Tucson, the Tucson Mountain District or Saguaro West and the Rincon Mountain District or Saguaro East, the Sonoran Desert is home to the most recognizable cactus in the world,...
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Parks, Gardens & Zoos

  • Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum

    2021 North Kinney Road
    Tucson, AZ 85743
    Adjacent to Saguaro National Park
    520-883-2702
    A zoo, natural history museum, aquarium, art gallery and botanical garden, the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum is home to more than 230 animal species and 1,200 kinds of plants. Two miles of walking...
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  • Reid Park Zoo

    1100 South Randolph Way
    Tucson, AZ 85716
    520-791-3204
    Meet the more than 400 animals - rhinos, elephants, anteaters, polar bears, lions, and many more. Adventure in the African, Asian, and South American regions.
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  • Tohono Chul Park

    7366 North Paseo del Norte
    Tucson, AZ 85704
    520-742-6455
    Tohono Chul Park is the Southwest center where nature, art, and culture connect. Ramble through winding nature trails and gardens. Tour exhibits in a renovated historic home. Enjoy breakfast,...
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  • Tucson Botanical Gardens

    2150 North Alvernon Way
    Tucson, AZ 85712
    520-326-9686
    Tucson Botanical Gardens is a place of beauty, inspiration and education about the natural world. There are 16 different gardens within the grounds representing a variety of gardening traditions and...
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Tours & Cruises

  • Balloon America

    P.O. Box 31255
    Tucson, AZ 85751
    520-299-7744
    One of their balloons lifts off next to a desert oasis at the private La Mariposa Resort. Their FAA Certified Commercial Pilots are hand picked from among the most experienced in the world. Since...
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  • Fleur de Tucson Balloon Tours

    4635 North Caida Place
    Tucson, AZ 85718
    520-529-1025
    Each journey is unique, combining low level views of the beautiful desert landscape, javelina, deer, bobcat, rabbits and red-tailed hawks, and spectacular panoramas from higher elevations. They...
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  • Gray Line Tours Tucson

    3594 East Lincoln Street
    Tucson, AZ 85714
    520-622-8811
    Sightseeing tours of Phoenix, Tucson and the Grand Canyon.
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  • Hummer Tours of Tucson

    12200 East Tanque Verde Road
    Tucson, AZ 85749
    520-977-6615
    Hummer Tours of Tucson is here to provide you with a fun and unique way to see and explore beautiful Southern Arizona. Whether you are visiting the area, or you call the Sonoran Desert your home,...
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  • KruseArizona Tours

    4517 East Patricia Street
    Tucson, AZ 85712
    520-881-1638
    Offers historic walking tours, van tours and coach tours.
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  • Reisen Arizona

    4142 East Kings Road
    Tucson, AZ 85711
    520-319-8130
    Smaller Southern Dayton tours, with lunch included.
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  • Sabino Canyon Tours

    5900 North Sabino Canyon Road
    Tucson, AZ 85750
    520-749-2327
    Experience the beauty of one of the most unique Southwestern desert canyons on a Sabino Canyon tram ride. Sabino Canyon is a natural desert oasis located in Tucson’s Coronado National Forest and is...
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  • Sierra Madre Express

    P.O. Box 26381
    Tucson, AZ 85726
    520-747-0346
    When you visit Mexico's fabled Copper Canyon, traveling there on the Sierra Madre Express will assure the perfect vacation experience. Learn about Mexico as few others do while experiencing the...
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  • Trail Dust Adventures Jeep Tours

    1665 South Craycroft Road
    Tucson, AZ 85711
    520-747-0323
    Pull on your favorite jeans and experience the real Sonoran Desert with this four-wheel drive adventure company.
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