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Tucson Attractions

 

 

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, three-level arena is filled with fog and black lights, twisting hallways, suspended cage ramps and lots of hiding places.

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 shoots throughout the year and daily Wild West entertainment for the whole family.

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.


Casinos

Casino del Sol

Desert Diamond

Historic Homes & Buildings

San Xavier del Bac Mission (circa 1797) 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.

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 the entrance to the Arizona Historical Society Museum at 949 East 2nd Street in Tucson.  more...


Museums & Galleries

Arizona Historical Society Museum Downtown 140 North Stone Avenue, Tucson, AZ 85701, Wells Fargo Building, 520-770-1473, The Arizona Historical Society has the world's largest collection of Arizona history artifacts, documents, and photographs. more...

DeGrazia Gallery 6300 North Swan Road, Tucson, AZ 85718, 520-299-9191, 800-545-2185, 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 gallery was designed to exhibit and preserve his oils, watercolors, bronzes, enamels, ceramics, stone lithographs, serigraphs and jewelry.  more... 

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.  more...

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 by various government agencies, wildlife rehabilitation centers, captive breeding programs, zoos and individuals.  more...

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.

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.

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.  

T-Rex Museum 3835 North Oracle Road, Tucson, AZ 85705, 520-792-2884, 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 real fossils, and keep what they find. The T-Rex Museum also boasts a movie theater, toddler room, art corner and a gift store.  

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.  .

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. 

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 an old western town might have and historical memorabilia of Tucson.  


National Parks & Natural Wonders

Saguaro National Park 3693 South Old Spanish Trail, Tucson, AZ 85730, 520-733-5153, Rincon Mountain District Visitor Center, 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, the majestic saguaro. Visitors of all ages are fascinated by these desert giants, especially their many interesting and complex interrelationships with other desert life.


Parks, Gardens & Zoos

Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum 2021 North Kinney Road, Tucson, AZ 85743, 520-883-2702, Since 1952, the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum, a world-renowned zoo, natural history museum and botanical garden, has enchanted millions of visitors with its exhibits of live animals and fascinating educational programs. The Museum is well-known in the scientific community as an institution committed to researching and protecting the land, plants, and the animals of the Sonoran Desert region. 

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.

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, lunch, or afternoon tea in their famous Tea Room. Shop in the greenhouse and museum shops.  .

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 botanical themes.  


Tours & Cruises

Black Diamond Hummer Tours P.O. Box 36494, Tucson, AZ 85740, 520-907-1061, Enjoy the beauty of the Sonoran Desert of Southern Arizona in enclosed, air conditioned comfort of a Hummer H2. Adventures include bottled water, soft drinks and snacks and lots of fun. Enjoy scenic tours on easy dirt roads through unique Saguaro cactus or the excitement of being in a HUMMER H2 up on three wheels crawling over rocks, Black Diamond HUMMER Tours has your adventure.

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 generally fly as low as treetop and as high as 2,500 feet above ground, so you can get the very most out of your ballooning experience.

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

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, Hummer Tours of Tucson can find an adventure perfect for you. They offer many different trails to choose from ranging from easy trails to take in the scenery or some of the most rugged terrain that will put your Hummer and it’s off road capabilities to the test.

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

Reisen Arizona 4142 East Kings Road, Tucson, AZ 85711, 520-319-8130, Smaller Southern Dayton tours, with lunch included.

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 home to spectacular desert landscapes and abundant wildlife.  more...

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 romance and nostalgia often associated with rail travel of years past.

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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Tucson, AZ 85715-3827

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