DeGrazia Gallery in the Sun Museum
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 in the Sun and Museum 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.
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Great Southwest Art
Lots of great colors and movement. He had many great topics so his art is fun to see. Love how he paints children and horses. Really enjoyed my visit to see the art and also the grounds. A great...
Inspiring gallery in a beautiful desert setting
This is a beautifully arranged gallery with hundreds of works by Ted De Grazia. There is also a short film discussing mr. DeGrazia and his art. You will also be able to see the residence he built...
For anyone truly in love with and appreciative of the desert beauty and life. I can't really imagine anyone not thrilled with this stop but I think it's best left for those who "feel" the desert and...
- Wheelchair Accessible
- On-site Parking
- Children Welcomed
- Free Parking