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The Southern Arizona Transportation Museum

Congress St. District

414 N. Toole Ave.
Tucson, AZ 85701
United States

Phone: 520-623-2223



Steam locomotive, outdoor/indoor exhibits exploring the impact of the railroad on Tucson. Steam Locomotive #1673 (starred in "Oklahoma" back in 1955), depot model, interactive exhibits, audio phones, Holliday/Earp sculpture, and living history. Spanish/English signs. Pull-through bus parking. 1- to 150-person tours and large groups; other days/times available, please call ahead. Sun. & Tues.-Thurs. 11 a.m.-3 p.m.; Fri. & Sat. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Locomotive gates open, Sat. 10 a.m.-3 pm. Free admission.

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  • #71 of 339 things to do in Tucson
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Interesting about locomotives.

This is the Southern Arizona Transportation Museum. They had a train outside and everybody could climb on it and enjoy.. However it will never work. I liked looking everything of the train. It...

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Small but well done

This museum isn't very big but it was well done and interesting. It is free to the public. Can't beat that. There is a little model train inside with different artifacts. All of the...

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Great place for kids to talk to Santa.

It was nice and glad to see a good turn out of people visiting this downtown location. The train museum volunteers were very knowledgable of train history. The public was able to view and climb on a...

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