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Tucson Desert Art Museum

Located in: Eastside District


7000 E. Tanque Verde Rd.
Tucson, AZ 85715
United States

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The Tucson Desert Art Museum presents thought-provoking exhibits that explore the art, history, and cultures of the Southwest.

The Museum features a world-class collection of Native American textiles, classic and contemporary paintings, photography and digital media.
Nowhere else in Tucson will you find such a variety of regional art drawn from many cultural traditions.

To display a broad range of intriguing artwork, the Museum hosts national exhibitions from the Smithsonian Institution, Women Artists of the West, and American Women Artists.

The Museum's Four Corners Gallery offers original paintings and sculptures for purchase, as well as Native American jewelry and pottery.

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  • #38 of 270 things to do in Tucson
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The desert uncovered

Went for the raptor show- unfortunately we couldn't hear the presentation, however the museum paths and exhibits were worth the effort. Our group included adults and kids from the age of 4-11; they...

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Fascinating museum portraying the history of this region through art!

Loved this museum so much, I joined as a member. HUGE exhibit of traditional weaving by the indigenous peoples of the Arizona desert, as well as the changes that occurred through time and especially...

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Beautiful Navajo blankets

This museum is a bit out of the way, but is well worth the trek down a busy commercial strip to visit. The permanent display of Navajo blankets is superb. They rotating exhibits that were on display...

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