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Arizona Historical Society – Arizona History Museum

Located in: University of Arizona District

Address:

949 E. 2nd St.
Tucson, AZ 85719
United States

Phone: 520-628-5774

Fax: 520-629-8966

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Description

628-5774, 949 E. 2nd St., central Tucson. Adults $8. Ages 65+ $6. Adult student $5. Ages 7-17 $4. Ages 6 and younger free with family. AHS Members and Veterans are free. Two-for-one admission the first Tuesday of each month. There is no admission fee for the Research Library. Mon.–Sat. 10 a.m.–4 p.m. Allow 2 hours.Arizona’s oldest historical museum. Displays and artifacts follow our history from Spanish conquistadors to statehood. The permanent exhibits include period rooms, a life-size copper mining tunnel, and transportation hall.

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  • #49 of 302 things to do in Tucson
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A Very Well Put Together Museum

This museum showcases Arizona history. It is a medium sized museum with a lot packed into it. First the gentleman at the desk is very friendly and explains the layout and what you will see. You are...

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Lovely place to spend a couple of hours

Spacious and serene. Great displays. I liked the focused exhibits/rooms on Geronimo and Pancho Villa. We spent about 1.5 to 2 hours there.

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Special artifacts from Arizona history

This museum was packed with wonderful displays. The curator and staff have done an excellent job presenting their artifacts. We spent 2 hours and only covered about a third of the museum's exhibits...

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Amenities

  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • On-site Parking
  • Children Welcomed
  • Free Parking
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Meeting Facilities

  • Total Meeting Space 3168
  • Banquet Capacity 200
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