Arizona Historical Society/Arizona History Museum

949 E. 2nd St.
Tucson, AZ 85719- Map It
(520) 628-5774

AAA Editor Notes

Arizona Historical Society/Arizona History Museum, 949 E. 2nd St., is in a building designed by Josias Joesler and features exhibits portraying the daily life of 1870s Tucson families; the life of Apache warrior Geronimo; and various modes of 19th- and early 20th-century transportation. Museum highlights include a walk-through, full-size replica of a 100-year-old underground copper mine, a real stagecoach and a wide variety of artifacts from the Southwest's territorial period. A research library is available. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.
$8; $6 (ages 65+); $5 (students with ID); $4 (ages 7-17). Prices may vary; phone ahead. Validated parking is available in the garage at E. 2nd Street and N. Euclid Avenue.
Hours: Museum Mon.-Thurs. 9-4, Fri. 9-8, Sat.-Sun. 11-4. Library hours vary; phone ahead. Closed Jan. 1, Easter, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas.