DeGrazia Gallery in the Sun
Located in: Catalina Foothills District
Tucson’s legendary landmark of art and architecture was designed and built by the late Arizona artist Ted DeGrazia. On the National Register of Historic Places, the 10-acre Foothills retreat includes the adobe gallery, gift shop, cactus courtyard, Mission in the Sun, the artist's former home, and his grave. Six permanent collections of DeGrazia paintings portray colorful cultures of the Sonoran desert, and rotating exhibits feature a wide range of some 15,000 DeGrazia originals, from oil paintings and watercolors to ceramics and sculptures. The gallery is open to the public 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. daily except New Year's, Easter, Thanksgiving and Christmas. Admission Fees - $8.00 for adults, $5.00 for ages 12-18, under 12 are free.
- #12 of 309 things to do in Tucson
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Fascinating art gallery of a "native son"
Designed by DeGrazia prior to his death and filled with rotating displays of his proliferic work, this building contains art work, a video interview with DeGrazia, pictures of other aspects of his...
Very Unique art gallery
My first time visiting with friends and I wasn’t sure I would like it but as I made my way through the galleries and read about Degrazia I became impressed! He had many different series of works...
The definite highlight of our visit to Tucson
The most enjoyable thing we did while in Tucson was to visit the DeGrazia Gallery in the Sun in northern Tucson. The artist, Ted DeGrazia, was truly a Renaissance man - painter, sculptor, architect...
- Wheelchair Accessible
- On-site Parking
- Children Welcomed
- Free Parking