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DeGrazia Gallery in the Sun Museum

Catalina Foothills District

6300 N. Swan Rd.
Tucson, AZ 85718
United States

Phone: 520-299-9191


Toll-Free: 800-545-2185

Fax: 520-299-1381


The Mission in the Sun, designed and built in 1952 by the late Arizona artist Ted DeGrazia, honors Father Kino and was dedicated to the Virgin of Guadalupe. The mission features colorful DeGrazia murals, rock floor, and an open-air ceiling. It is open to the public 24 hours a day and there is never an admission fee for entering the mission.

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The gorgeous paintings of DeGrazia

The Grazia Gallery in the Sun Museum is great to see the paintings of DeGrazia. We were able to see all his paintings. It was beautiful. We could take pictures of all paintings. We even saw where...

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The gallery is a walk through history

We missed it this year because of COVID 19. I love going through the gallery, taking in some southwester history through the eye and art of Ted DeGrazia. The style of gallery enhances the exhibits...

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For DeGrazia fans

We toured his studio, the chapel he built, and multiple galleries of his work. I had no idea he was so prolific and so versatile. We learned it housed more than 15,000 DeGrazia originals, including...

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  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • On-site Parking
  • Children Welcomed
  • Fireplace
  • Free Parking

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