Presidio San Agustín del Tucson Museum and The Turquoise Trail
Phone: (520) 837-8119
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The Presidio San Agustín del Tucson Museum is a reconstruction of the original Tucson Presidio built in 1775. Docent tours of this history museum give visitors a glimpse of Tucson history and what life in the Presidio was like for soldiers and other residents. Additional highlights include an original 150-year-old Sonoran row house and a 2,000-year-old prehistoric pit house. Living History Days are held on the second Saturday of the month from October through April to allow visitors to experience firsthand Tucson’s history. Admission: General Public: $5; Children 6-14: $1, Children 5 and Under and Members: Free. Hours: Wed. thru Sun. 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
- #54 of 275 things to do in Tucson
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Great bit of Tucson history
I enjoy learning about history so I thought this representation of the Tucson Presidio was great especially since not much of the original structure is left. I can see how people who aren't...
Great History for Kids & Fun Too!
We had such a great time at one of the Presidio's living history days. The staff was so friendly and full of great information. The kids enjoyed hours there.
Wonderful tour..very imformative
We arrived at the Presidio not with a real plan. We were quite pleasantly surprised. We were very lucky to have Doug as our docent. He gave wonderful information about the history of the area. He...
- Wheelchair Accessible