Arizona Historical Society – Arizona History Museum
Located in: University of Arizona District
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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My husband and I enjoyed our recent visit. A positive and informative docent offered us a tour throughout the museum and then we were able to revisit spots of interest. The displays regarding the...
Interesting exhibits, especially if you already have a little knowledge of AZ’s past. Having checked out John Slaughter at his ranch and in Tombstone, I found the Slaughter display especially...
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A great museum. Nicely laid out with many original articles from the past. I enjoyed learning about the sheriff and Geronimo The gift shop had some unique items.
- Free Wi-Fi
- Wheelchair Accessible
- On-site Parking
- Children Welcomed
- Free Parking
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- Meeting Rooms/Space
- Total Meeting Space 3168
- Banquet Capacity 200