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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Well worth a look
I was keen to see this museum, it was really interesting full of Native American art and crafts, it’s a lovely space to walk around light and airy. The staff where most helpful.
History is Relative
We visited this museum and generally enjoyed its exhibits. Some of the displays were confusing as I did not know why certain families or ranches earned a place in the museum. Were they the best...
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...
- Free Wi-Fi
- Wheelchair Accessible
- On-site Parking
- Children Welcomed
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- Meeting Rooms/Space
- Total Meeting Space 3168
- Banquet Capacity 200