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Arizona Historical Society – Arizona History Museum

Located in: University of Arizona District


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

Phone: 520-628-5774

Fax: 520-629-8966

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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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  • #51 of 310 things to do in Tucson
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Interesting history museum

This museum is very well laid out and has very interesting exhibits. Definitely need more than an hour to enjoy this museum. One of the nicest history museums I have ever visited. Definitely worth a...

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Great Museum and Research Library

This is one of several Arizona Historical Society Museums in the state. This one focuses on southern Arizona’s mining, transportation, ranching and other topics. The recreated mine and mill are...

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A mixed bag

Some of the information is very interesting and shows appropriate depth. The hands-on displays for kids would benefit from more depth and more thought provoking questions. Over all, although there...

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Meeting Facilities

  • Total Meeting Space 3168
  • Banquet Capacity 200